About the organisation

Indian Institute of Technology – Roorkee is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in engineering, basic and applied research.

About the fellowship
  • The Department of Computer Science & Engineering (DCSE) at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee invites applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for Postdoctoral Position for working on a project focused on “Privacy Preservation while Removing Data Redundancies”. The duration of the fellowship will be of two years extendable to three years, if necessary. The candidate is expected to join the Department as soon as offer letter has been released.
  • Electrical Engineering Department (EED) at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee invites applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for Postdoctoral Position focused on “Using Artificial Intelligence Methods to understand peptide dynamics through integrative approach with MD simulation.” The duration of the fellowship would be two years extendable for one more year, if necessary. The candidate is expected to join the Department as soon as offer letter has been released.
Which stream of education

For DCSE

  • Computer Science and Engineering on a project focused on “Privacy Preservation while Removing Data Redundancies”.

For EED

  • Electrical Engineering, focused on “Using Artificial Intelligence Methods to understand peptide dynamics through integrative approach with MD simulation.”
Eligibility/ Minimum Qualification and Experience

For DCSE

  • The prospective candidate should have following qualifications i.e. atleast one SCI publication in Image Processing and PhD in the area of Image Processing with research experience on Multimedia Security/ Digital Watermarking/ Cryptographic Protocols, Specialization in Data Security and Cloud Computing. Candidates who have recently submitted their doctoral thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will finish the proof of award of Ph.D at the time of interview.

For EED

  • The prospective candidate should hold a Ph.D in any of the fields of biophysics, Bioinformatics, Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence and Molecular Dynamics simulation. Special preference will be given to candidates having knowledge regarding Biological macromolecules, experience of working in sequence and structure analysis, Homology Modeling, Docking, Virtual Screening and Quantum Calculations. The candidate must have atleast four first authors in pubmed listed journals in the relevant fields. Candidates who have recently submitted their doctoral thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will finish the proof of award of Ph.D at the time of interview.
Amount of scholarship

For both DCSE and EED,

  • The fellow will receive a consolidated fellowship as below in addition with the contingency grant of Rs. 20,000/- per annum.

First Year: Rs. 50,000/- per month

Second Year: Rs. 55,000/- per month

How to apply

Candidates can apply with cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications (with the most significant publications highlighted), research statement describing past research and plans for future research by both regular and email:

In case of DCSE, to:

Dr. Balasubramanian Raman
Associate Professor
E-mail: balarfma@iitr.ac.in with a cc to balaiitr@gmail.com
Phone: +91-1332-285852 (office)

In case of EED, to:

Professor and Head,
Email: elect@iitr.ac.in ; sohomfee@iitr.ac.in
Phone: +91-1332-284880 (office)

Notes:

(i) The Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) will be registered as IIT Roorkee students for availing the facilities of accommodation, hospital, medical insurance scheme, computer centre, library, sports, etc.

(ii) The candidates called for discussion/interview will be paid II-AC train fare from their place of residence/work and back by the shortest route within India.

Deadline

For DCSE, last date of application submission is Aug 31.
For EED, last date of application submission is Aug 15.

Contact 

In case of DCSE, to:

Dr. Balasubramanian Raman
Associate Professor
E-mail: balarfma@iitr.ac.in with a CC to balaiitr@gmail.com
Phone: +91-1332-285852 (office)

In case of EED, to:

Professor and Head,
Email: elect@iitr.ac.in ; sohomfee@iitr.ac.in
Phone: +91-1332-284880 (office)

For full details with regard to fellowship by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, click here.
For full details with regard to fellowship by Electrical Engineering Department, click here.

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