Applications are invited for Post Doctoral Fellow (Chemistry) at IIT Roorkee for the year 2021. The last date of application is 25 December.
Department of Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee invites applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for post doctoral position under the mentorship of Dr. Kalyan K. Sadhu (Associate Professor in Department of Chemistry), focused on ‘Au doped magnetic FexOy nanoparticles targeting triple-negative breast cancer’.
The prospective candidate is expected to have a strong background in bio-inspired nanomaterial synthesis with sufficient knowledge in cell culture. Preference will be given to the candidates having hands on experience in nanomaterials and characterization of products by TEM, FESEM, DLS, absorbance measurements.
Candidate should be passionate about working on cutting edge research leading to high impact products and services. Other research activities may include participating in research discussion with overseas universities and research centers. Apart from research, the candidate may be entrusted with other academic responsibilities as deemed fit by the department.
The prospective candidate should have Ph.D. in Biotechnology from a premium institute with a consistent good academic record. He/she should have a minimum two SCI publications and a strong knowledge of bio-inspired nanomaterial synthesis in the area preferably with strong knowledge in cell culture. Candidates who have recently submitted their doctoral thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will furnish the proof of award of Ph.D. at the time of interview.
Candidates can apply with cover letter (one page), curriculum vitae (maximum 3 page), list of publications (with the most significant publications highlighted), research statement describing past research (maximum1 page) and e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Head, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee –247667, Phone (office): +91-1332-284381
Subject line of email: PDF application for project titled ‘Au doped… breast cancer’.
The duration of the fellowship will be 2 years extendable by one more year. The candidate is expected to join the Department as soon as offer letter has been released. A consolidated fellowship of Rs. 55,000.00 per month for the first 2 years and Rs. 60,000.00 per month for the third year and a contingency of Rs. 50,000.00 per annum will be awed to Post-Doctoral Fellows (PDF). The Fellowship may be terminated by either side by giving one month notice.
Last date for online application through email: December 25, 2021
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