Temporary Assignments
Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy


Applications are invited on plain paper for the following assignment on a purely time bound Project undertaken in the various Departments / Centres / Schools of the Institute.

Interested eligible persons may apply (quote SRIC Reference on the top of the Application) on plain paper giving full bio-data along with attested copies of testimonials and a demand draft of the application fee drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur on or before last date mentioned against each. Applications may be submitted to:

Administrative Officer (Projects)
Sponsored Research and Industrial Consultancy
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302


Temporary Position(s) i)Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
ii)Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
iii)Programmer
Number of vacancies i)7 (5 GE +1 SC +1 ST)
ii)2 Posts (1 GE +1 SC)<
Consolidated Compensation SRF:Upto 28,000 p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
JRF : Upto 25,000 p.m(depending on qualification & experience)
Programmer: Upto 30,000 p.m(depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title E-Business Center of Excellence (ECO)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Mamata Jenamani, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Qualifications & Experience i)SRF: MTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECE/ EE (Age: Below 30 years) withvalid GATE score and two years research experience.
ii)JRF:M. Tech or BTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECE/ EE (Age: Below 25 years) with Valid GATE Score
iii)Programmer: BTech/ MTech / Equivalent degree in Industrial Engineering / Production engineering/ Mechanical / IT / CSE / ECE/ EE (Age: Below 25 years) programmers with good Academic Record and GATE Score with some experience in software development programmingmay be permitted to do MS or PhD based on the preceding degree.
Relevant Experience Desirable or SRF/JRF/Programmer:
Minimum 70% (7.5 CGPA) marks in all the degrees starting from Class X, Exposure to Statistical and optimization software such as Matlab, Ciplex, R, SAS, SPSS. Knowledge of Web based programming.
Last Date 2015-06-01
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ECO/2015/75, DATED 22ndApril, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/-(Not for JRF/SRF &female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 28,000/- p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTIFUNGAL PEPTIDES FROM THE HEMOLYMPH OF TASAR SILKWORM ANTHERAEA MYLITTA (SAK)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Ananta K. Ghosh, Dept of Biotechnology
Qualifications & Experience First class M.Sc. in Life Science / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Microbiology with valid NET/GATE score
Relevant Experience Minimum of two years of research experience.
Last Date 2015-06-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/SAK/2015/82, DATED6thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) i) Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
ii)Project Manager (PM)
Number of vacancies i)JRF:1
ii)PM:1
Consolidated Compensation i)JRF: UptoRs. 25,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
ii)PM: Rs. 36000/- to Rs. 45,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title OPTIMAL DESIGN AND SCALE-UP PHOTOBIOREACTOR FOR HIGH DENSITY ALGAL CELL PRODUCTION (ICB4)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Saikat Chakraborty, Advance Technology Development Centre
Qualifications & Experience i) JRF :B.Tech / M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering /Biochemical Engineering/ Biotechnology with valid NET / GATE score.
ii) PM :The successful candidate must have a PhD degree in Chemical Engineering/ Biochemical Engineering/ Biotechnology. The candidate must have good English communication skills, both written and oral.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-06-04
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ICB4/2015/83, DATED7thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female & JRF candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 25,000/- p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title MULTIFUNCTIONAL HYBRID NANOSTRUCTURES FOR ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SYSTEMS (MAE)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Amreesh Chandra, Dept of Physics
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. in Physics with valid NET/GATE score. The applicant may have to travel to Germany for project work. So, it is desirable that the applicant already has a passport.The students who have appeared in the final exams and are awaiting their results may also apply
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-06-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/MAE/2015/85, DATED7thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Project Officer
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 16,000/- p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF EARTH SIMULATION FOR TIME DOMAIN GPR APPLICATIONS (EDG)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Amitabha Bhattacharya, Dept of E & ECE.
Qualifications & Experience B. Tech / BE or equivalent in Electronics engineering or equivalent.
Relevant Experience M. Tech in RF & Microwave Engineering
Exposure to Matlab programming
Familiarity with FDTD, CST Microwave Studio, Antenna cheracterisation.
Last Date 2015-06-10
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/EDG/2015/86, DATED11thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Project Assistant
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 16,000/- p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title ELECTROWEAK SYMMETRY BREAKING IN THE ERA OF PRECISION HIGGS PHYSICS (BPP)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Tirtha Sankar Ray, Dept of Physics
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. in Physics: With at least one semester exposure to Relativistic Quantum Mechanics , Quantum Field Theory and Particle Physics. (Provisional/original certificate of the MSc degree needs to be submitted during the joining of the project). Possibility of increase in fellowship is case of valid NET/GATE qualification.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-06-19
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/BPP/2015/88, DATED13thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Junior / Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Rs.25,000/-p.m - Rs.28,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title DAMAGE ASSESSMENT OF COMPOSITE STRUCTURES USING SWARM BASED OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES FROM CHANGES OF VIBRATIONAL RESPONSE (COR)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Dipak Kumar Maiti, Department of Aerospace Engineering
Qualifications & Experience JRF: M. Tech OR ME in Civil, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with specialization in structural mechanics with valid GATE/NET score.
SRF: Qualification prescribed for JRF with two years of research experience.
Relevant Experience Good theoretical and programming knowledge in finite element analysis, composite structure, structural dynamics, soft computing tools, etc.
Last Date 2015-06-14
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/COR/2015/89, DATED 15th May, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 25,000/- p.m (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title SMART NANO-SENSORS FOR MEDICAL, COAL MINE AND ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING (NSM)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Samit Kumar Ray, Dept of Physics.
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech OR M.Sc. in Physics (Condensed matter physics specialization) with valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience Six months to 1 year research experience on nanomaterials synthesis or characterization of nanomaterials.
Last Date 2015-06-14
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/NSM/2015/91, DATED15thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 3rdJune, 2015 at 4-00 P.M at Department of Agricultural and Food Engineering for the post of ofSenior Research Fellow (SRF)
Number of vacancies 2
Consolidated Compensation Upto *Rs. 18,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)* the amount is likely to be increased
Project Title MEASUREMENT TO MANAGEMENT (M2M): IMPROVED WATER USE EFFICIENCY AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH EXPERIMENTAL SENSOR NETWORK (MUE)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Narendra Singh Raghuwanshi, Dept of Agricultural and Food Engineering
Qualifications & Experience Master degree in Agricultural and Food Engineering or Civil Engineering with specialization in Soil and Water Conservation Engg/ Land and Water Resources Engg./ Water Resources Engg./ Environmental Engg with valid NET/GATE score
Relevant Experience Two years research experience. Experience in Hydrological Modeling, Field experimentation, statistical analysis.
Last Date 2015-06-03
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/MUE/2015/93 DATED 15thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior / Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF : Upto Rs.25,000/-p.m.
SRF : Upto Rs.28,000/-p.m.
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF NICKEL CONTAINING STEEL FROM CHROMITE OVER BURDEN (DNB)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Siddhartha Das, Dept. of Met & Mat Engg (sdas.iitkgp@gmail.com)
Qualifications & Experience JRF : M.Tech, M.E., MS, or equivalent in the following fields with valid NET/GATE score:
(a) Metallurgical / Materials Engg., (b), Materials Science, (c) Cermaic Science/Technology, (d) Mechanical Engg.,(e) Chemical Engg, or (f) Nano Science and Technology.
Exceptional candidates from the field of Physics and Chemistry may be considered.
SRF: Same as JRF with two years research experience
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-06-28
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/DNB/2015/96, DATED 29thMay, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

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