Project Fellow

IIT Patna

Bihta, Bihar, India Remote


₹31k+ (monthly)

Full time


Sep 15

Job Title: Project Fellow


The Indian Institute of Technology Patna (IIT Patna) invites applications for the position of Project Fellow to work on the research project titled "Upscaling Enzymatic Bio-Fenton Process for Selective Metal Recovery from Spent LIBs for Circular Economy," sponsored by Tata Steel Ltd. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative research in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, metallurgical engineering, biotechnology, or related fields.

Designation: Project Fellow

Subject Area: Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or related disciplines

Location: Indian Institute of Technology Patna, Bihta, Patna – 801106


  • M.E. / M.Tech in Environmental Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Metallurgical Engineering/Biotechnology or an equivalent subject OR
  • M.Sc. in Environmental Science/Biochemistry/Microbiology/Biotechnology or an equivalent subject with a minimum CPI of 7.0 and GATE/CSIR-/UGC-NET qualified in the relevant discipline.

Experience: Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience in extractive metallurgy and metal recovery.

Fellowship: Rs 31,000/- per month + HRA @ 8%

Duration: Initially 6 months (extendable based on performance)

Last Date for Application: Rolling advertisement

Interview Date: 27th September 2023, at 10:00 AM

How to Apply:

Interested and eligible candidates are invited to participate in the WALK-IN INTERVIEW on 27th September 2023, at 10:00 AM, at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, IIT Patna, Bihta, Patna – 801106. Please bring an updated resume along with original copies of all supporting documents (certificates, mark-sheets, and degrees). No TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview.

Candidates are also required to send an advance copy of their application with an updated resume via email to Dr. Subrata Hait, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, IIT Patna (Email:


  • Ensure that your CV includes contact details (address, phone number, email ID), date of birth, qualifications, and details of any relevant experience.
  • For inquiries or clarifications, please contact Dr. Subrata Hait, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, IIT Patna, via email at or by phone at 06115-233195.

Join us in this exciting research opportunity and contribute to pioneering projects in the field of environmental and materials engineering!

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