Recruitment for Post of Junior/Senior Research Fellow under DST funded project

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high-quality science education and research in the country.

The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis:

Name of Post Junior/Senior Research Fellow
Name of Project Exploring the active sites of nitrogen and boron containing/doped materials: N-C-B and N2-C-B type active sites for electrocatalytic 4-electron oxygen reduction reaction
Funding agency DST
Minimum Educational qualification MSc Chemistry or specialization in physical / inorganic / organic / materials chemistry with a minimum of 60% marks Candidates who have qualified CSIR-NET /UGC-JRF/GATE will be preferred. Candidates without NET/GATE qualification may be appointed as junior research fellow Assistant if found suitable. Candidates with minimum two years of research experience can be considered for senior research fellowship.
Preference Candidates having research experience will be preferred
Number of posts 1
Fellowship amount Rs. 31,000 (for JRF) / Rs. 35,000 (for SRF) (plus the admissible house rent allowance)
Tenure of the post Six months (extendable for every six months based on the performance of the candidate to the maximum of two years)
Age Below 30 years
Last date 12th October 2021
How to apply Interested candidates send an email to Dr. A. Muthukrishnan (, WITH THE SUBJECT LINE “Application for JRF/SRF – Your Name". The email application should contain a detailed resume, contact details (phone number, email and postal address), a photograph, scanned copies of educational/professional qualifications and reprints of papers if any. Research experience should be supported by a certificate from the previous employer(s). Applications failing to the meet minimum criteria will not be considered. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

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