Applications are invited from bright, young candidates for a temporary position of Research Associate (RA) in the project entitled “Recycling Lithium-Ion Batteries for A Sustainable Technological and Economic Development Relisted” sponsored by Department of Science and Technology (International Bilateral Cooperation Division), Government of India.
About the Funding Agency
The International Cooperation Division of DST has the mandated responsibility of (i) negotiating, concluding and implementing Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Agreements between India and other countries; (ii) providing interventions on STI aspects in international forums.
This responsibility is carried out by the IC Division in close consultation on the Indian side with the Ministry of External Affairs, Indian Missions Abroad, S&T Counselors at Germany, Japan, Russia and USA, stakeholders in scientific, technological & academic institutions, concerned governmental agencies and with various industry associations in India.
- Minimum Qualification: PhD (Chemistry / Materials Science) with excellent research record (publication), the experience of Li-ion/ Naion/ K-ion/relevant battery Chemistry along with electrochemistry is mandatory.
- Age Limit: Maximum 35 Years
How to apply?
The position is purely temporary, depending on the candidate’s performance, funding availability and up to the duration of the project. Eligible candidates may send their Biodata to Dr. Surendra K. Martha, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH) on or before October 11, 2020 by e-mail to martha[at]chy.iith.ac.in. Shortlisted candidates may have to give a virtual interview on 17th October 2020. No travelling or any other allowances is admissible for attending the interview.
Emoluments : Rs.54, 000/- p.m. + HRA 24% as applicable
Duration of the Project: 1 Year.