NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, ROURKELA – 769 008 (ODISHA)
Applications are invited on prescribed format for the following assignment in a purely time bound research project undertaken in the Department of Life Science of the Institute.
1. Name of the Temporary Post : Junior Research Fellow – 01
2. Name of the Research Project : “Green synthesis of iron nanoparticles from manglicolous fungi of Indian Sundarban and their application in sequestration of heavy metals from contaminated water”
3. Name of the Sponsoring Agency : DBT, Government of India
4 Tenure of the Project : January, 2016 to December, 2018
5 Tenure of the Assignment : 2½ year, extendable annually till completion of project, subject to satisfactory performance.
6 Job Description : Research work & experiments related to the project and enrolment in Ph.D. on the topic of this project work following the Institute’s rule.
7. Consolidated monthly compensation / Fellowship : Rs. 25000/- per month; 1st and 2nd year and Rs. 28000/- per month in 3rd year for valid GATE / NET candidates.
8. Essential Qualifications and experience : M.Sc./M. Tech in Life Science, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engg, Zoology, Botany, Env. Sci. or allied subjects with 65% marks without NET/GATE or 60% marks with GATE or NET of UGC/CSIR/ ICMR/ DBT/ ICAR (LS/JRF).
9. Desirable Qualifications/ Experiences : Prior working experience in bioremediation, mycology, nano-remediation and/or nanoparticles synthesis/ characterization will be preferred.
10. Accommodation : Bachelor accommodation in the Institute may be provided subject to availability.
11. For technical information on the project, the candidate may contact the Principal Investigator at the following address with an updated Curriculum Vitae: Name : Dr. Surajit Das Address : Laboratory of Environmental Microbiology and Ecology (LEnME) Department of Life Science National Institute of Technology, Rourkela-769 008, Odisha Tel. No : 9556425605, 0661-2462684 E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Eligible persons may apply in the prescribed format (available in the Institute Website) affixed with colored photographs to be submitted in duplicate along with photo copies of relevant certificates, grade/ mark sheets, publications etc., to Asst. Registrar, SRICCE, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela–769 008 on or before 01.08.2016. The cover should be super- scribed clearly the post applied for & Name of the Project. Shortlisted candidates will be informed for the date of interview. Mere possession of minimum qualification does not guarantee invitation to the interview. Candidates will be short listed based on merit and need of the project.