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JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at IIT Ropar: Apply by Oct 4: Expired

Applications are invited for JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at IIT Ropar for the year 2021. The last date of application is 4 October 2021.

Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the following position to work on the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), DST funded CRG project (CRG/2020/000028) titled “Unique mild processes based on catalytic transfer hydrogenolysis/ hydrogenation and photocatalysis for lignin valorization: Eliminating the use of high temperatures and non-renewable H2” under the supervision of Dr. Rajendra Srivastava, Chemistry Department, IIT Ropar. 

The position is purely temporary and is for two years three months (or till completion of the project). The deserving candidate will be considered for PhD admission if the candidate meets all the institute requirements.


  • Essential Qualifications: First Class (6.5 grades point out of 10) or 60% marks in Master or equivalent degree in Chemistry with qualified NET or GATE.
  • Desirable Qualifications: Experience in the synthesis of heterogeneous catalysts and liquid phase reactors etc.


Application form is given on the following sheet. To apply, send the following by email to the undersigned:

  • Completely filled application form (given on the following sheet).
  • Detailed CV (detailing prior research experience).
  • Copy of all degree certificates.

A single .pdf or .doc file mentioning “Application for JRF_your name” in the subject of your email and send to the email to rajendra[at]


Two years three months (or Completion of the project).


Rs. 31,000 (HRA: As per the Institute norm if staying out of the campus).

Application deadline

Last date for receipt of application: 4th October 2021.

Interview details

The Interview will be in online mode, preferable in the Second – Third week of October 2021.


Dr. Rajendra Srivastava,
Phone: 9501018189
Email: rajendra[at]

Click here to view the official notification of JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at IIT Ropar.

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