The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) invites applications for the post of Research Associate-I (Post Doctoral Research Fellow) in a SERB/ DST sponsored Project on “Understanding the role of support in a Hydro-deoxygenation Catalyst”.
IIT Kanpur is looking for motivated and talented candidates with prior experience with density functional theory calculations (preferably in VASP) and Catalysis. Coding in C/C++ and familiarity with the Linux environment is also highly desirable.
The successful candidate would be the key person in driving the project along with the PI. Additionally, the candidate should assist the PI in running the laboratory and guiding the research of Ph.D. students.
- Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering/ Chemistry/ Physics/ Material-Science with strong fundamentals in Catalysis.
- Prior experience with density functional theory calculations (preferably in VASP).
- Good programming knowledge in C/ C++, Linux shell scripting.
- Familiarity with the HPC environment.
Rs 47,000/- per month
One year. The appointment is purely temporary and on a contractual basis.
The selection committee approved by IIT Kanpur reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for shortlisting of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications, experience, and recommendations. Only short-listed candidates will be called for interview. If shortlisted, copies of relevant certificates will be required, and be checked against original certificates at the time of the interview. No TA/ DA will be paid for attending the interview.
How to Apply?
Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here. The last date to apply is May 20, 2020.
Phone Number: +91-512-2596895
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