PanditDeendayal Petroleum University is looking for meritorious young researchers for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF – 04 Post) for the following projects sponsored by Gujarat Energy Development Authority.
Project title: (Each 01 Post)
Opto-electronic device based on Graphene and/or graphene composites.
Nano-structured materials for water splitting and SOFC.
Positive Electrode Material and Solid electrolyte for Li-ion Battery.
System level demonstration on innovative solar PV technology.
Eligibility: Masters in Physics/Chemistry/Nanotechnology/Materials Scienceor M.Tech (60% or equivalent) from Solar and mechanical (GATE/NET qualification will be referred) M.Sc. candidates (first class) without NET/GATE can also apply.
Desired skills: Research experience will be preferred.
Duration: One year, (May be extended to 2nd and 3rd year based on the performance)
Fellowship: As per University norms.
Interview Date :17 Oct 2019
Venue :ORSP Office, E block, PDPU
Email ID to receive the applications :firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that your CV should clearly mention contact details (address, phone no., email ID), date of birth, qualifications and details of experience (with name of organization/institute).
Only Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview through e-mail. Offer of fellowship is purely contractual and limited to project for the project duration only as per funding agency norms and does not confer any right to the selected candidate for absorption in PDPU.
Candidates are required to produce all certificates/testimonials in original at the time of interview.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
Title of the project: Fabrication of Nature Inspired-nanohybrid as Electrocatalyst for Water Splitting and CO2 Reduction (funded by AISTDF Secretariat, Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB).
Principal Investigator: Dr. Rohit Srivastava, School of Petroleum Technology, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) Gandhinagar, India.
Name of the position: Junior Research Fellow
Essential qualifications: A bright candidate, having M.Sc. (Chemistry/Material science/Nanoscience). (NET/GATE would be preferred) or M.Tech (Chemical Engineering/Material Science/Energy) or any equivalent degree with relevant discipline. The selected candidate would be having privilege to register in Ph.D. program and the part of research work might be his/her thesis work.
Since the project is in collaboration between, PDPU India, University of Malya Malaysia and Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam, the selected candidate could get a chance to visit these country in order to perform the research work. Therefore, the candidates must have strong communication skill and knowledge of speaking English and writing as well.
Knowledge about the fundamental concept of electro-chemistry, Nano-catalysis and potential to perform experimental work as well.
A valid Passport
Fellowship: Rs. 31000 + 24% HRA = Rs. 38440/- per month
Duration: Two years or up to the termination of project, subject to annual performance review
How to apply: Interested candidates with the above-mentioned qualification and experience can send the CV with a cover letter to the Principal Investigator, Dr. Rohit Srivastava, Assistant Professor, School of Petroleum Technology (SPT), PanditDeendayal Petroleum University (PDPU), Gandhinagar, via email at email@example.com (Kindly Quote “Application for JRF” under subject section). Please note that only qualified shortlisted candidates will be called for interview to be held at SPT, PDPU. Shortlisted candidates who are unable to attend the interview, a Skype interview might be arranged based on special request. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview and no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. The position is available immediately.
Due date: The application must reach to the PI, Dr. Rohit Srivastava, by 28 Oct., 2019. Interview Date: 05 Nov., 2019