(JRF) position in the Department of Chemical Engineering- Online Interview

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar

Punjab, India

Junior Research Fellow

₹31k (monthly)

Jul 1

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ADVERTISMENT for Online Interview

Applications are invited for a junior research fellow (JRF) position in the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Ropar under the SERB-DST sponsored project titled “Linear and Non-Linear Bulk Rheology of Cell Monolayer”. The position is purely temporary and is for three years (or Till completion of the project). The deserving candidate will be considered for PhD admission if the candidate meets all the institute requirements.

About the Project:

Post: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Positions: 1

Duration: Initially for a period of 6 months. May be extended further, based on performance and continuation of the project. Total duration for three years (or Completion of the project).

Emoluments: Rs. 31,000 (HRA @8% will be given if staying out of Campus)


Essential Qualifications:

a) M.E./M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering or allied branches or a Master's degree by Research in Chemical Engineering or allied branches. Candidates must have obtained at least 60% marks (or 6.5 CGPA) in their Master's with valid GATE score or UGC-JRF/NET/CSIR-JRF.


b) Candidates with a Master’s degree in Science (Physics/Mathematics/Chemistry/Biotechnology etc.) with a good academic record are eligible. Candidates must have a valid GATE score or UGC-JRF/NET/CSIR-JRF or equivalent qualification in the relevant are tenable for the year of registration.


Desirable Qualifications: Experience in Computational and Experimental Fluid Mechanics and Soft Matter Physics is highly expected. Experience in biology and biological cell culture is desirable but not necessary.

(Note: Candidates in their final semester are eligible to apply for this position.)

 How to Apply?

Application form is given on the following sheet. To apply, a single .pdf or .doc file mentioning “Application for JRF_your name” in the subject of your email and send the email tovishwajeet@iitrpr.ac.in:


1.                 Completely filled application form (given on the following sheet)

2.                 Detailed CV (detailing prior research experience)

3.                  Statement of purpose (preferably 1 page long)

 Last date for receipt of application: 15th July 2021

Shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview either in person or online mode.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted through email.

 Dr. Vishwajeet Mehandia

Principal Investigator

Assistant Professor,

Department of Chemical Engineering,

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar,Transit Campus

Nangal Road, Rupnagar, PB, 140001

Email: vishwajeet@iitrpr.ac.in


 Dr. Manoranjan Mishra

Co-Principal Investigator

Associate Professor,

Department of Mathematics,

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar,Transit Campus

Nangal Road, Rupnagar, PB, 140001

Email: manoranjan@iitrpr.ac.in

Website: https://www.iitrpr.ac.in/mathematics/manoranjan

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