Institute of Nano Science and Technology (INST), Mohali (Punjab), an autonomous institution of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, has been established under the umbrella of NANO MISSION, initiated by DST to boost research and development in the field of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in India. INST started its activities on 3rd January 2013 from its transit campus at Mohali, Punjab. In the December of 2020, the institute shifted to its state-of-the-art new campus sprawling over 35 acres of land, at Knowledge City, Sector-81 (Mohali, Punjab). Research activities at INST encompass physics, chemistry, biology, and interdisciplinary sciences addressing problems in the field of energy, environment, quantum materials, nano-devices, and chemical biology. Institute has set a unique mission to work at the forefront of fundamental science together with the development of technologies to address problems of national and global priorities.
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Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for engagement of Project Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in the research project funded by ‘DST’ Government of India at Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali.
- Project Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Title of the Project
Multilayer-Structured High Energy-Density Dielectric Polymer Nanocomposite Capacitors for Pulse Power Applications
Principal Investigator: Dr. Dipankar Mandal, Scientist-E/Associate Professor
Name of the position available: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of positions available: One
Project duration: Initially six months and may be extended till the end of the project, based on performance of the candidate.
Position: Project Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Essential Qualification: M.Sc. Degree in Physics/Chemistry/Electronics Sciences or M.Tech in any engineering disciplines, preferably from Materials Science/ Electronics and Telecommunications/ Instrumentation engineering , Chemical engineering , Nano Science and Nanotechnology with NET/GATE.
Age limit: Must not be over 30 years as on 7th September, 2021, which is relaxable for certain reserved categories as per rules of Government of India.
Minimum Monthly Remuneration
- Project Junior Research Fellow (JRF) Fellowship: Rs. 31,000/- (pm) + HRA (as applicable)
How to Apply
Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated through email to appear in the interview and no other communication in this regard will be entertained.
Completed applications in the prescribed format as annexed should reach to the following address by 07.09.2021 by via email attachment (complete one combined PDF and in the subject write: ‘DST-JRF/Your name/dd.mm.yy’ (date of application)) addressed to:
Name and Designation of PI
Dr. Dipankar Mandal
Institute of Nanoscience and Technology (INST)
Knowledge City, Sector 81
Ph No.: 0172-2297000/7035
☛ The position is purely temporary and on contractual basis and renewable subject to satisfactory performance till the completion of the project. The position is co-terminus with the project. Candidate selected for this position can also apply for the regular PhD program of INST provided they satisfy eligibility criteria.
☛ No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
☛ Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark sheets and other testimonials must be presented along with the self-attested photocopies of these documents at the time of interview
Last date of receipt of application: 7th September, 2021
Application Submission Deadline 7th September, 2021
Job Location 🇮🇳
Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Knowledge City, Sector 81, SAS Nagar, Mohali- 140306, Punjab
For Additional Information
- Government Job Opportunity in Institute of Nano Science and Technology
- Monthly Salary Rs.31,000
- Project Junior Research Fellow (JRF) Opportunity for M.Sc. Degree in Physics/Chemistry/Electronics Sciences or M.Tech in any engineering disciplines