JOB POST: Research Assistant (Physics/ Chemistry) at Raman Research Institute, Bangalore: Apply by Oct 15: Expired


The Raman Research Institute, funded by the Government of India, is a premier institute engaged in research in basic sciences.  Applications are invited for two posts of Research Assistant for the Project Designing smart and stimuli-responsive materials using colloidal particles and biopolymers.

The appointment is on a temporary basis. The candidates will be associated with the Soft and Adaptive Materials Lab in Soft Condensed Matter Group of the Institute for a period of one year, with a possible extension by another year. The candidate should be motivated and should have working experience in experimental work.

Job Description

To assist in the experimental work involving:

(a) Large scale synthesis of monodisperse colloidal particles over a wide range of sizes, shapes and surface properties. (b) Synthesis, handling and fluorescent labeling of collagen networks and in-situ characterization using confocal microscopy

  1. M.Sc. (Physics / Biophysics / Biochemistry) or M.E./ M. Tech (Material Science / Chemical Engineering / Polymer Physics).
  2. The candidate should be motivated and should have a flair for experimental work.
  3. The candidate should have working experience in one or more of the following: Large scale synthesis and characterization of colloidal particles, OR,
  4. Handling and fluorescent labeling of bio-polymer networks like actin and collagen.
  5. Confocal microscopy.
  6. Shear-rheology.

Consolidated remuneration of Rs.23,500/- per month at commencement + HRA (24% of consolidated remuneration) will be paid to the selected candidates.

An increment of Rs.1000/- will be provided in the second year.


Applications are to be sent in a sealed cover super-scribing the post on the envelope to the SECRETARY, SOFT CONDENSED MATTER GROUP, RAMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE, C. V. RAMAN AVENUE, SADASHIVANAGAR, BANGALORE 560080 OR by email to krk@rri.res.in with advertisement number in the subject line.


Email ID: krk@rri.res.in

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