Project Associate – 1, Materials and Catalytic Process for Fine and Specialty Chemicals from Marine and Biomass Resource
Job Title: Project Associate – I
Applications are invited for the position of Project Associate - I (PA-I) to work on a research project titled "Materials and Catalytic Process for Fine and Specialty Chemicals from Marine and Biomass Resource" (MLP-0077) for a duration of one year. The selected candidate will work on the extraction and conversion of polysaccharides derived from marine resources using catalytic routes. This role involves catalyst synthesis, characterization, and process optimization for the production of high-value chemicals from marine polysaccharides.
Designation: Project Associate – I
Subject Area: Chemistry
Location: CSIR-Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSIR-CSMCRI), Bhavnagar, Gujarat
- Essential: M.Sc. in Chemistry.
- Desirable: Candidates with research experience in catalysis or inorganic/organic synthesis will be preferred.
Salary: The selected candidate will receive a monthly fellowship of Rs. 25,000 (consolidated).
Age: Maximum age limit is 35 years as of the last date of receipt of the application. Age relaxation is applicable as per Institute rules.
Duration of the Project: This position is purely temporary for one year, and it does not guarantee any right or claim for extension or absorption in CSIR-CSMCRI.
The Project Associate - I will work on the research project titled "Materials and Catalytic Process for Fine and Specialty Chemicals from Marine and Biomass Resource." Key responsibilities include:
- Extraction and conversion of polysaccharides from marine resources using catalytic methods.
- Catalyst synthesis and characterization.
- Process optimization for the production of high-value chemicals from marine polysaccharides.
- Contribution to ongoing industrially relevant research endeavors.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should follow these steps to apply:
- Download the prescribed format for the application available with this advertisement.
- Fill in the application form with relevant details.
- Email the filled application form along with supporting documents (age proof, educational qualifications, and any relevant experiences) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- The last date for receipt of email applications is 15th October 2023.
- Applications received by email will be scrutinized based on job requirements and the candidate's academic and research background.
- Shortlisted candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will be invited to attend an online interview (e.g., Skype or MS-Teams). Interview details will be communicated via email.
- No TA/DA is admissible for attending the test/interview.
- For more information and updates, please visit the official website www.csmcri.res.in/job.
Last Date for Apply: 15th October 2023