Project Fellow/Project Associate - I
AarupadaiVeedu Institute of Technology (AVIT), Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation (VMRF) invites applications for one Project Fellow position in Physics/Materials Science to work under the UGC-DAE CSR sponsored research project entitled “Investigation of defects induced micro-structural changes in three-dimensional topologically complex morphology in nonporous Au-Pd”.
The selected candidate will work on the synthesis of nanoporous metallic systems and develop electrodes for sensing applications. Also, the candidate is allowed to use high-end facilities of IGCAR, Department of Atomic Energy, as well as the in house facilities of AVIT and UGC-DAE CSR Kalpakkam Node.
Place of Work:
Centre of Excellence for Nanotechnology Research Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology (AVIT), Paiyanoor, Chennai 603 104. The selected candidate will be eligible to register for Ph.D degree, in Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation, a Deemed to be University.
Duration of Position:
Initial appointment is for one year and extendable up to 3 years by performance review on yearly basis.
Qualification and Required Skills:
Candidates are expected to have M.Sc. degree in Physics/Materials Science with consistently good academic record and should have secured minimum of 55% aggregate from a recognized university. Mathematics or Numerical methods must be one of the subjects at the M.Sc level. Good communication and writing skills in English are desirable. The candidate should have qualified GATE/NET-JRF/Lectureship (UGC-CSIR joint test) for Project Associate position.
The candidate must be an Indian National and should be less than 28 years of age as on last date from receipt of application.
Project Fellow: Rs.14000/- pm +HRA at the rates of place of work. Project Associate: Rs.25000/- pm + HRA at the rates of place of work
Candidates desiring to appear for the interview should submit their resume along with the copy of their degree(s) certificates and experience certificates to the Principal Investigator of the project through e-mail or by post. Candidate shall bring the original degree(s) certificates and experience certificates at the time of interview for verification.
Please note that no TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview. Interview date and interview venue will be informed by the project investigator after scrutinizing the applications.
Please send your detailed resume within 15 days to firstname.lastname@example.org