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) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Up to Rs.28,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title PROBABILISTIC ESTIMATION OF SOIL MOISTURE FROM RISATI DATA ALONG WITH UNCERTAINTY QUANTIFICATION (PMA)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Rajib Maity, Dept. of Civil Engineering.
Qualifications & Experience 1. B. Tech in Civil Engineering (with valid NET/GATE score), M Tech / MS in Water Resources Engineering. Outstanding B. Tech candidates without M. Tech may also apply.
2. Profiency in MATLAB and sound knowledge in probability and statistics is required.
Relevant Experience Prior experience on remote sensing related work is preferred.
Last Date 2014-12-15
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/PMA/2014/292, DATED 21st October, 2014
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 Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs.16,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDY ON THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE PROPERTIES OF FEMTOSECOND PULSES NEAR SELF-FOCUSING THRESHOLD IN YETTRIUM VENEDATE (YV04) CRYTAL (PPY)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Maruthi Manoj Brundavanam, Dept. of Physics
Qualifications & Experience M.Sc. in Physics / M.Tech. in Physics/ Optoelectronics/ Applied optics with experience in experimental optics. The candidate must have a recent/valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2014-11-30
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/PPY/2014/300, DATED 7th November, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 8th December, 2014 at 10-00 A.M at Department of Biotechnology for the post of
i) Senior Research Fellow (SRF) / Junior Researcn Fellow (JRF)
ii) Research / Senior Project Assistant (SPA)
Number of vacancies i)1
ii) 1
Consolidated Compensation i) Upto Rs. 18,000/- p.m (depending upon qualification & experience)
ii) Upto Rs. 24,000/- p.m (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title ENGINEERED SILK MATRICES FOR OPTIMIZATION OF IN VITRO 3 D TUMOUR MODEL (VDM)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Subhas Chandra Kundu, Dept of Biotechnology
Qualifications & Experience (i) M. Sc in Biophysics/Biotechnology/Life Science/Biochemistry with valid GATE/ NET score. Preferences will be given to those who have special paper in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and having two year experience with wet laboratory related to biomaterials/biophysics work (for SRF) Or B. Tech (Chemical Engineering/Materials Science) with two year experience (for SRF) in related wet laboratory OR M. Tech (Chemical/ Biomedical Engineering/Materials Science/Biotechnology/Nanotechnology) Desirable experience: Preference will be given to those having hands on experience in culture of animal cells/ analysis of biomolecules/biomaterials/biophysical/molecular biology techniques/bioactivity assays. (ii) First class (or equivalent grade point) B. Tech in Biotechnology/Chemical Engineering/ Materials Science & Engineering). OR B. Sc. (preferred) / B.A./B. Com/Diploma in Management or Computer Science (minimum 55% marks starting from matriculation examination).
Relevant Experience Preference will be given to those having hands on experience in biological Institute, computer applications/ typing and/or accounting (for Research Assistant/Sr. Project Assistant minimum two years experience for considering higher pay). Institute employee may also apply having above qualifications and experiences (pay will be fixed as per rules and maximum Rs. 24,000/- inclusive all benefits.
Last Date 2014-12-08
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/VDM/2014/302 DATED 7th November, 2014
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (not for JRF/SRF/RA and female candidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

Temporary Position(s) Walk-in-interview on 1stDecember, 2014 at 8-45A.M at Rubber Technology Centre for the post ofProject Officer (PO)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs. 33,000/- (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title STUDY ON THE IMPROVEMENT OF HEAT RESISTANCE AND MECHANICAL STRENGTH OF DENKA ER (HDE)
Coordinator / PI Prof. Anil K. Bhowmick, Rubber Technology Centre
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech. in Rubber Technology. Throughout First Class from 10th grade onward.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2014-12-01
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/HDE/2014/306 DATED 17thNovember, 2014
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 FUNDAMENTAL STUDIES ON THE REDUCTION KINETICS, HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER DURING REDUCTION OF IRON ORE COAL COMPOSITE PELLETS IN ROTARY HEARTH FURNACE (FDO)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Gour Gopal Roy, Dept of Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Qualifications & Experience M. Tech. in Metallurgy/Chemical/Mechanical Engg.(60% marks), or MSc. in Chemistry (70% marks) with valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2014-12-16
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/FDO/2014/308, DATED 17th November, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Senior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 18,000/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience).
Project Title IMPROVING GROUNDWATER LEVELS AND QUALITY THROUGH ENHANCED WATER USE EFFICIENCY IN EASTERN INDIAN AGRICULTURE (QWI)
Coordinator / PI Prof. K. N. Tiwari, Dept. of Agrl. & Food Engg.
Qualifications & Experience 1. B. Tech (Agricultural / Civil Engg.).
2. M. Tech (LWRE / SWCE / Water Resources Engg. / Irrigation & Drainage Engg./ Water Management / Environmental Engg).
Relevant Experience 1. Project dissertation in the area of a) development of digital catchments, b) conjunctive use of surface & ground water, c) regional up & down scaling of crop root zone soil moisture & ground water recharge., d) DSS for best management practices for water resources.
2. Experience in monitoring and collection of catchment & water resources data and their analysis.
Last Date 2014-12-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/QWI/2014/307, DATED 17th November, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) Junior Research Fellow
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation UptoRs.16,000/- p.m. (depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title MOLECULAR STRUCTURAL EVOLUTION OF NANOPARTICLES MEDIATED AMYLOID FIBRILS (NAF)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Anushree Roy, Dept. of Physics
Qualifications & Experience Master degree in Physics and knowledge in computer software and hardware.The candidate must have a valid NET/GATE score.
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2014-11-28
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/NAF/2014/309, DATED18thNovember, 2014
Application Fee Rs. NIL/-

Temporary Position(s) i)Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
ii)Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
iii)Programmer
Number of vacancies i)8 Posts (6 GE +1 SC +1 ST)
ii)5 Posts (4 GE +
Consolidated Compensation i)SRF:Upto 28,000 p.m(depending on qualification & experience)
ii)JRF :Upto 25,000 p.m(depending on qualification & experience)
iii)Programmer: Upto 30,000 p.m(depending on qualification & experience)
Project Title E-Business Center of Excellence (ECO
Coordinator / PI Dr. MamataJenamani, 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), must be GATE qualified
ii)JRF: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 may 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 2014-12-05
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ECO/2014/310, DATED21stNovember, 2014
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) Research Assistant
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 10,500/-p.m. (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title MEMORIALIZING A FORGOTTEN CHAPTER: THE KOMAGATA MARU EPISODE(CKE)
Coordinator / PI Dr. Anjali Gera Roy, Dept of Humanities & Social Science
Qualifications & Experience MA in English/History/Political Science/International Relations.
Relevant Experience Candidates having following experience will be preferred:
a)Excellent writing and editing skills and basic computer skills
b)Knowledge of either/both Bengali and Punjabi in addition to Hindi and English
c)Willingness to travel for conducting fieldwork
d) Research related to nationalism, resistance, diaspora and migration
e)Conducting archival and ethnographic work
f)Assisting with organizing workshops and seminars
g)Web design
Last Date 2014-12-20
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/CKE/2014/311, DATED21stNovember, 2014
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 16thDecember, 2014 at 10-00 A.M at Department of Computer Science & Engineering for the post of Research Consultant (RC)
Number of vacancies 1
Consolidated Compensation Upto Rs. 18,000/- (depending upon qualification & experience)
Project Title ARCHITECTURAL AND ALGORITHMIC OPTIMIZATIONS FOR SPEECH BASED COMMUNICATION INTERFACES ON MOBILE DEVICE (ASCD)
Coordinator / PI Dr. SoumyajitDey, Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Qualifications & Experience B. E / B. Tech in Computer Science or ElectronicsEngg. (more than 80% marks from 10th grade onward).
Relevant Experience
Last Date 2014-12-15
SRIC Reference IIT/SRIC/R/ASCD/2014/312 DATED 25thNovember, 2014
Application Fee Rs. Demand Draft for Rs.50/- (not for femalecandidates) drawn in favour of IIT Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur /-

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