Recruitment of JRF / PA in externally funded project

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country.

The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis:

Name of Post Junior Research fellow (JRF) / Project Assistant (PA)
Name of Project Palladium and Magnesium based hybrid nanocluster structures for high gravimetric capacity hydrogen storage
Funding agency Department of Science and Technology, GoI.
Minimum Educational qualification ( as prescribed by the funding agency) For JRF: M.Sc. (Physics / Nanoscience / Materials Science) (those who are awaiting final results may also apply. However, the candidate needs to produce provisional certificate at the time of interview and final certificates within three months of joining)
National level entrance exam qualified such JRF UGC NET / JRF CSIR NET / GATE. For PA: Candidates having M.Sc. (Physics/ Nanoscience / Materials Science) without NET/GATE qualifications may be appointed as Project Assistant if found suitable.
Preference Prior experience in depositing thin films using high vacuum deposition systems.
Number of posts 1
Fellowship amount For JRF: 31,000/- + HRA For PA: 25,000/- + HRA
Tenure of the post Initially for 6 months, may be extended by 6 more months if performance is satisfactory.
Age Maximum 30 years
Last date 1st October 2021
How to apply Email your CV and attached application form to Dr. Deepshikha Jaiswal-Nagar on following email address With a subject line “Application for JRF/PA: your name”

The shortlisted candidates will be informed by email on details of interview date, time and venue and it will also be put up on the website

A printed copy of the application form sent by email signed and dated by the applicant along with recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected at the time of interview.

Applicants must bring all certificates (original + one copy) at the time of interview for the purpose of verification.

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