The Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (llT) Roorkee invites applications from the outstanding candidates for a post-doctoral position under the mentorship of Prof. Shishir Sinha to work on a project entitled “Process Development, Waste Water Management in Petrochemical Industries.
The prospective candidate is expected to have a strong background in waste water treatment, polymer composite based systems, material science, petrochemical processes. Knowledge of all kind of synthesis and characterization tools are extremely desirable.
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and related disciplines with a research background in the fore mentioned areas with a good publication record. Candidates who have recently submitted their Ph.D. thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they have to provide the proof of the award of Ph.D. degree at the time of interview if shortlisted.
The duration of the fellowship will be for two years and extendable by one more year based on the performance as well as the requirements of the project. The candidate is expected to join the department as soon as the offer letter is issued.
The fellowship including the contingency grant of the position is as below:
- First & Second Year: Rs. 55,000/- per month
- Third Year: Rs.60,000/ Per month
Candidates can apply with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, research statement, description of past research experience, and future research plans arranged in a single PDF fi|e named as,, Candidate Name Institute of Ph.D. Degree Year of Ph.D.,,by sending the PDF file via e mail and/or hard copy to the following address: Professor and Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee – 247667 INDIA. Email: head[at]ch.iitr.ac.in and copy to shishir[at]ch.iitr.ac. in.
Phone: +91-1332-285648 (office),