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Advertisement of Project Fellow/Assistant
Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali, Punjab

 

 

 

1. Title of the Project: Enzyme Responsive Peptide Hydrogels for Biomedicine to Energy Harvesting

 

Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for the position of Project Fellow/Assistant in the following research project funded by DST SERB, Government of India, under the supervision of Dr. Sangita Roy, Principal Investigator, at Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali.

Brief details of the work to be undertaken: Design and development of peptide based bioactive soft nanocomposites that can have diverse functions from biomedicine to energy harvesting.
No of Post: One
Duration of Project: Three years
Essential Qualifications: Masters in Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biotechnology
Desirable Qualifications: NET or GATE qualified
Age Limit: Not more than 28 years as on 31.01.2015
Emoluments:
Rs 14000 fixed per month for the first two years + 20% HRA
Rs 16000 fixed per month in the third year + 20% HRA
Interested candidates are requested to send their applications along with their CV to sangita558@gmail.com or sangita@inst.ac.in on or before 28th February, 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview. The date, time and venue of the interview will be sent through email. No TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview.
Contact:
Dr Sangita Roy
Principal Investigator
Scientist C
Institute of Nano Science and Technology,
Mohali, Punjab
Email: sangita558@gmail.com or sangita@inst.ac.in
Phone Number: +91-172-2210073/75
Mobile: +918427980375

 

2. Title of the Research ProjectDevelopment of Versatile, Multifunctional and Adaptable Peptide Nanofiber Scaffolds with Potential for Promoting Neurotigenesis in Brain Injury and Stroke.

 

Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for engagement as Project Fellow/Assistant in the following research project funded under AORC component of the INSPIRE Program of the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi, Government of India, under the supervision of Dr. Jiban Jyoti Panda, Principal Investigator at Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali.

Name of the position available: Project Assistant/Project Fellow
Number of positions available: One
Essential qualifications:  M.Sc. in Life Sciences (zoology, biotechnology, nanobiotechnology, biochemistry)
Desirable qualifications: Should be aware of cell culture techniques, nanoparticle synthesis and characterisation.
Age limit: Must not be over 28 years as on February 15, 2015, relaxable in case of SC/ST/PH/OBC candidates as per Government of India instruction.

Salary: (Will be revised and increase very soon)

Rs. 12,000 per month + 20% HRA (first two years); Rs.14,000 per month (next three years) + 20% HRA
Project duration: 5 years
General Terms and Conditions: The position is temporary and renewable each year subject to satisfactory performance for a maximum of five years. The position is co-terminus with the project. Candidate selected for this position can also apply for the regular PhD program of INST provided they satisfy eligibility criteria.
Completely filled, signed application form must be submitted as per the format provided in website. Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark sheets and other testimonials must be presented at the time of interview. Attested photocopies of these documents is to be sent along with application. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear for a personal discussion/ interview and no other communications in this regard will be entertained.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

 

Completed applications should reach on or before February 15, 2015 by speed-post or via email attachment addressed to.
Dr. Jiban Jyoti Panda
Scientist C
Institute of Nano Science and Technology,
Phase – 10, Sector -64, Mohali
Punjab – 160062
Email: jyoti@inst.ac.in/jibanpandainst@gmail.com

 

 

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3. Title of the Research Project: Self-assembled nanostructures for photocatalytic applications

Applications are invited from highly motivated and bright candidates for engagement as Project Fellow/Assistant in the following research project funded by DST SERB, Government of India, under the supervision of Dr. Sonalika Vaidya, Principal Investigator, Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali.
Name of the position available: Project Fellow/Assistant
Number of positions available: One
Essential qualifications:  M.Sc. in Chemistry with a valid NET/GATE score.
Desirable qualifications: Experience in synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials.
Age limit: Must not be over 28 years as on March 27, 2015 relaxable in case of SC/ST/PH/OBC candidates as per Government of India instruction.

Salary
Rs. 14000 per month + 20% HRA (first two years); Rs.16,000 per month (Third year) + 20% HRA


General Terms and Conditions: The position is temporary and renewable each year subject to satisfactory performance. The position is co-terminus with the project. Candidate selected for this position can also apply for the regular PhD program of INST provided they satisfy eligibility.
Completely filled, signed application form must be submitted as per the format provided in website. Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark sheets and other testimonials must be presented at the time of interview. Attested photocopies of these documents is to be sent along with application. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview and no other communications in this regard will be entertained.
No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

 

Completed applications should reach on or before March 27, 2015 by speed-post or via email attachment addressed to. 
Dr. Sonalika Vaidya
Scientist C 
Institute of Nano Science and Technology,
Phase – 10, Sector -64, Mohali
Punjab – 160062
Email: svaidya@inst.ac.in

 

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