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) Walk-in-interview on 2nd February, 2015 at 10-00 AM at School of Medical Science & Technology for the post of Research Associate
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.23,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title COMPUTER AIDED WOUND IMAGE ANALYSER FOR CHRONIC WOUND MANAGEMENT (WWM)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Chandan Chakraborty, School of Medical Science & Technology
Qualifications & Experience PhD in Molecular Biology/Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Systems Biology with sound knowledge in statistics/data analytics is required.
Relevant Experience Experience in immuno-histochemical techniques will be preferred. Preference will be given to the candidates having publications in reputed international journals. Mere fulfilment of aforementioned criteria does not necessarily ensure the recruitment.
Last Date 2015-01-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/WWM/2015/01, DATED 5th January, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Research Associate (RA)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 22,000/- p.m (depending qualification and experience)
Project Title GRAPHENE BASED HYBRID SOLAR CELLS (GBH)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Samit Kr. Ray, Department of Physics
Qualifications & Experience Ph.D (Physics) or M. Tech in Soild State Technology / Materials Science
Relevant Experience 4 years research experience. Work experience in the area of thin films, electronic materials, devices, solar cells
Last Date 2015-02-04
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/GBH/2015/04, DATED 08th January, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) i) Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
ii) Job Assistant (JA)
Number of vacancies i)2
ii)1
Consolidated Compensation i)SRF: UptoRs. 18,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
ii)JA: UptoRs. 8,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title AN EXPLORATORY INVESTIGATION ON THE EFFECT OF UNCERTAINTIES IN IN-SERVICE INSPECTION ON SAFETY AND LIFE PREDICTION OF PFBR COMPONENTS (UIC)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Baidurya Bhattacharya, Dept. of Civil Engg
Qualifications & Experience SRF : i) Candidates must have advanced degree (Masterís or Doctoral) in Civil/ Mech./ Aero./ Metallurgical Engg. or in Physics/ Chemistry/ Materials Sc. Outstanding candidates with B.E. will also be considered.Excellent knowledge in Mechanics and Molecular Dynamics, along with expertise in Materials Sc./ Composite Materials is required. Excellent computer programming skills (Fortran/C/Matlab) is essential. Familiarity with AFM/TEM/SEM etc. tests and a good publishing record will be given preference.
ii) Candidates must have advanced degree (Masterís or Doctoral) in Civil/ Mech./ Aero./ Naval or in Mathematics/Statistics. Outstanding candidates with B.E. will also be considered.Excellent knowledge in Statistics and Reliability, along with expertise in Mechanics, Finite Element Analyses and/or Structural Engineering, is required. Excellent computer programming skills particularly in Monte Carlo simulations is essential. Familiarity with the nuclear power industry and a good publishing record will be given preference
ii) JA : Candidates must have bachelor's degree and must be ITI certified. Candidate must have detailed knowledge and at least five year's experience in maintaining all aspects of high performance computer clusters and managing a computational laboratory. Candidate must have working knowledge of rooftop solar power plants. Candidates must have high level of computer literacy including word processing, database management in multiple platforms and languages.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-01-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/UIC/2015/06, DATED 8thJanuary, 2015
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (Not for female& SRF candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur/-

Temporary Position(s) Research Associate
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.22,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title DESIGNING PROTEINS WITH ENHANCED STABILITY BY MODULATING THE ENTROPY IN THE FOLDED STATE (EFS)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Pralay Mitra, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Qualifications & Experience Ph.D from reputed university / institute in Biotechnology / Microbiology / Molecular Biology / Cell Biology or any related fields. Candidates who have submitted Ph.D thesis may also apply.
OR
M.Sc / M.Tech in Biotechnology / Microbiology / Molecular Biology / Cell Biology with 4 years of research experience in experimental laboratory.
Relevant Experience Expertise in cell biology, microbiology, and molecular biology techniques. Basic knowledge of Bioinformatics is a plus.
Last Date 2015-01-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/EFS/2015/05, DATED 8thJanuary, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) i) Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
ii) Project Manager (PM)
iii) Project Assistant (PA)
Number of vacancies i)6
ii)1
iii)3
Consolidated Compensation i)JRF: UptoRs. 25,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
ii)PM: UptoRs. 50,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
iii)PA: UptoRs. 10,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title DBT PAN IIT CENTER FOR BIOENERGY (ICB)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Saikat Chakraborty, Advance Technology Development Centre
Qualifications & Experience i) JRF :B.Tech/M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering /Biochemical Engineering/ Biotechnology / Environmental Engineering, or M.Tech./M.Sc. in Microbiology/ Botany/ Molecular Biology/ Agriculture/ Environment Science/ Biochemistry/ Chemistry. B.Tech/ M.Sc. candidates must have valid NET / GATE score. Candidates having practical knowledge on handling Cyanobacteria and algal culture, and bioreactors / Molecular Biology / Microbial processes / Modelling and Simulation will also get preference.
ii) PM : The successful candidate must have a PhD degree in biological sciences/engineering/biotechnology with experience in patent handling and project management. The selected candidate would be coordinating with the team leaders and other scientists in managing the project, compiling the intellectual properties (IPs) and interacting with relevant industries for exploiting the IPs. The candidate must have good English communication skills, both written and oral.
iii) PA : B.Tech. in Biochemical Engineering /Chemical Engineering /Biotechnology, or, M.Sc./B.Sc. in Microbiology/Biochemistry. Graduate in any discipline may also apply if they have hands-on training/ skill in Microbiology/Biotechnology wet labs and DNA-related work for at least five years. Candidates must have basic knowledge of computers.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-02-01
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ICB/2015/08, DATED 12thJanuary, 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) Walk-in-interview on 25th February, 2015 at 11-00 AM School of Information Technology for the post of Senior Scientific Officer (SSO)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs.20,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title SPEECH BASED ACCESS OF AGRICULTURAL COMMODITY PRICES AND WEATHER INFORMATION IN 12 INDIAN LANGUAGES / DIALECTS. AUTOMATIC SPEECH RECOGNITION (ASR) CONSORTIUM - PHASE II (RIS)
Coordinator / PI Dr. K. Sreenivasa Rao, School of Information Technology
Qualifications & Experience M.Tech./M. E. in ECE/EI/EE/CSE/IT, with minimum 75% marks (or 8.0/10.0 CGPA) throughout, starting from Class X. Experience in speech processing, signal processing and multimedia areas are preferred.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-02-25
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/RIS/2015/10 DATED 14th January, 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 (JPA)
Number of vacancies 4
Consolidated Compensation Rs. 8,000/- to 12,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title FEASIBILITY STUDIES/DESIGN CRITERIA FOR HTS POWER TRANSMISSION CABLES AND DEMONSTRATION OF SIMPLE LABORATORY SCALE SINGLE PHASE HTS CABLE (FCO)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Vutukuru Vasudeva Rao, Cryogenic Engineering Centre
Qualifications & Experience B.Tech in Electrical/Mechanical/Electronics
Relevant Experience Nature of work: 1) Design and development of High Tc superconducting cables for power transmission 2)To operate electrical and electronic equipment for testing the high Tc cables 3)To handle cryogenic and vacuum equipment used in cooling of High Tc cables 4) To interface the measuring equipment with computers for data collection.
Last Date 2015-02-15
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/FCO/2015/11, DATED 16th January, 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) Walk-in-interview on 4th February, 2015 at 10-00 AM at Department of Mining Engineering for the post of Junior / Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 4
Consolidated Compensation JRF :Upto Rs. 16,000/- p.m. (Depending upon qualification and experience)
SRF :Upto Rs. 18,000/- p.m. (Depending upon qualification and experience)
Project Title GREEN HOUSE GAS RECOVERY FROM COAL MINES AND UNMINEABLE COAL BEDS AND CONSERVATION TO ENERGY (GGR)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Khanindra Pathak, Dept. of Mining Engg
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech in Geology, Applied Geology, Mining Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Mathematics and Physics.
OR
MS and M. Sc in Geology, Applied Geology, Mining Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Mathematics and Physics with valid GATE/NET score.
Relevant Experience Candidates having experience in CMM, CBM, Shale gas will be Preferred
Last Date 2015-02-04
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/GGR/2015/13 DATED 19th January, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Project Assistant
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Rs. 12,000/- to 15,000/-per month (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title Center for Railway Research (CRR)
Coordinator / PI Prof. Subhransu Roy, Prof-in-Charge Center for Railway Research
Qualifications & Experience Graduate in Science or Commerce discipline with at least 50% of marks or equivalent.
Relevant Experience i) Knowledge of Computer and MS Office.
ii) Maintenance of Accounts (both manual and electronic)
iii) Purchase related work.
iv) Office maintenance. v) Good communication and co-ordination skill is desirable.
Last Date 2015-02-10
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/CRR/2015/14 DATED 19th January, 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) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Rs.18,000/-p.m - Rs.20,000/-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 ME / M. Tech in Civil, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with specialization in structural mechanics.
Relevant Experience Good theoretical and programming knowledge in finite element analysis, composite structure, structural dynamics, soft computing tools, etc.
Last Date 2015-02-19
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/COR/2015/15, DATED 20th January, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior/ Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation JRF: UptoRs. 16,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
SRF: UptoRs. 18,000/- p.m(depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title FORCE IDENTIFICATION IN EXISTING STRUCTURES(FOE)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Bayya Radhika, Dept of Civil Engg
Qualifications & Experience JRF : B. Tech / BE with 70% and above in Civil Engg with valid NET/GATE score and have good skill in using numerical software like ANSYS, ABAQUS etc. in addition to computer programming abilities. A preliminary understanding of probabilistic methods and statistics would be helpful.
SRF :M. Tech / ME / MS in Civil Engg with good skill in using numerical software like ANSYS, ABAQUS etc. in addition to computer programming abilities. A preliminary understanding of probabilistic methods and statistics would be helpful.
Candidate with specialization in disciplines other than Civil Engineering may also apply.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-01-31
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/FOE/2014/317, DATED8thDecember, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) 1. Project Officer
2. Junior Project Assistant
Number of vacancies 1. 1
2.1
Consolidated Compensation 1. Upto Rs.25,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification and experience)
2. Upto Rs.18,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification and experience)
Project Title DEVELOPMENT OF OCR AND PDF VIEWER (OAP)
Coordinator / PI Prof. Jayanta Mukhopadhyay, Dept. of Com. Sc. &Engg.
Qualifications & Experience 1. M. Tech in Computer Science with 65% marks or equivalent in all degree examinations including Class X, Class XII board examinations and two years of research experience.
2. B. Tech / BE in Computer Science & Engineering or Electronics & Communication Engineering with 65% marks or equivalent in all degree examinations including Class X, Class XII and board examinations. Candidates appearing for final examination in BE/B Tech within june 2015 may also apply by declaring their marks till last examination.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-02-22
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/OAP/2015/16, DATED 23rd January, 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) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 18,000/- p.m ( depending upon qualification and experience)
Project Title THERMOCOUPLE TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT AND THERMAL MODELLING OF ELECTRON BEAM WELDING OF MATERIALS OF DAE INTEREST (MWD)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Gour Gopal Roy, Dept of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech. in Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Engg.with two years research experience and minimum (65% marks), or CGPA 7/10.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2015-02-26
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/MWD/2015/17, DATED27thJanuary, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 30th January, 2015 at 11-00 AM at Office of the Head, Department of Biotechnology for the post of Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 18,000/-p.m. (depending qualification and experience)
Project Title BIOTECHNOLOGY BASED VALUE-ADDITION OF LEAVES, OILSEEDS & CAKES OF NEEM & JATROPHA (BBV)
Coordinator / PI Dr. SatyahariDey, Dept. of Biotechnology
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. (with First class; preferably with a valid GATE score) in Botany/Biochemistry/Microbiology/Chemistry
Relevant Experience Additionally 2-3 years hands on experience in purification/analysis of bio-molecules (e.g. phenolics, carbohydrates etc) / bioactivity assays.
Last Date 2015-01-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/BBV/2015/18 DATED 27th January, 2015
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

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