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Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata

 

A position for a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) is available in the research group of Dr. Prasun K. Mandal, Professor, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata. The research work involves knowledge and interest in the synthesis of quantum dot, spectroscopy, dynamics, establishment of spectroscopic setup etc.

Title of project: “Ultrasensitive Single Particle Photon Correlation and Ultrafast Dynamics in Doped Perovskite Quantum Dots”

  • Number of positions available : One
  • Funding agency : DST/SERB
  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Prasun K. Mandal, Professor, Dept. of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata.
  • Remuneration: As per DST/SERB rules.
  • Tenure: Initially for one year, with the possibility of extension, for a maximum of three years, depending on the availability of fund and satisfactory performance.
  • Basic Eligibility Criteria: Highly motivated candidates interested in Physical Chemistry /Physics, with M.Sc. in Chemistry or Physics (minimum 55% marks in M.Sc).

Candidates should have a strong knowledge and interest in synthesis of quantum dot, spectroscopy, dynamics, establishment of spectroscopic setup etc.

Additional experience (desirable): Candidates should be NET/GATE/ DST-INSPIRE qualified.

  • How to apply :

Eligible candidates may apply with their CV and a cover letter to Dr. Prasun K. Mandal by email : prasunchem@iiserkol.ac.in

Details of research work carried out in the laboratory of Dr. Mandal can be found at the following link: https://www.iiserkol.ac.in/~prasunchem/

  • Last date and time for receiving applications: 27th February, 2020 12noon (14 days from the date of advertisement).
  • Interview: Short-listed applicants may be invited (via email) for an oral interview at IISER Kolkata. Tentative date of interview: 28th February, 2020.
  • Conditions: No TA / DA will be provided to the candidate for the interview. The decision of the selection committee will be final.