Senior Project Scientist Position at IIT Kanpur- Apply by 05 March 2024

Regular Faculty Recruitment 2019 in IITK, IIT-Kanpur, UP, India

Designation/Position- Senior Project Scientist Position at IIT

IIT Kanpur, India invites application for Senior Project Scientist Position at IIT from eligible and interested candidates

About- A world class EMI/EMC (Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility) Test Facility is presently being established at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, which is funded by the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India. The proposed facility would conduct the electromagnetic interference and electrical safety tests required for various electronic devices and medical instruments as per IEC 60601, CISPR 11, and CISPR 16 standards. Senior Project Scientist Position at IIT

Research/Job Area- Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, or allied fields

Location- IIT Kanpur


Minimum Qualification: Ph.D.* + 1 year relevant experience Or Postgraduate + 4 years relevant experience

Desirable Qualification: Ph.D. in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science, or allied fields with doctoral work involving fabrication and characterization of organic and inorganic semiconductor

Essential Experience: Experience in a research & development project(s) related to organic electronic device fabrication and Inkjet printing of multi-layer functional devices

Desirable Experience: 5-8 years of experience after Ph.D. of working in the following areas

  • Physics in low-dimensional materials e.g. carbon nanotube thin films, thin film transistor devices
  • Solution processing of thin films via drop casting, spin coating and dip coating
  • Device fabrication using lithography, thermal evaporation, sputtering, reactive plasma ion etching, wire bonding, Photon sintering
  • Inkjet printing of multi-layer functional devices
  • Structural characterization using Small-angle X-ray scattering (SAXS), SEM, TEM, XRD, FTIR and NMR spectroscopy, Optical profilometry, Goniometry
  • Data analysis and interfacing software e.g. Origin, MATLAB, LABVIEW and Python

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited for temporary & contractual post of Sr. Project Scientist under the project entitled “Centre of Excellence for Large Area of Flexible Electronics at IIT Kanpur” at Samtel Centre for Display Technologies (SCDT), IIT Kanpur.

Salary: Rs. Rs. 38800-3200-96400/- (per month based on qualification)

Term of Appointment: The appointment will be purely on temporary and contractual basis initially for a period of three years or end of the project, whichever is earlier.

Number of positions: One

How to Apply- 

Note: The application should be submitted strictly online. Application will not be accepted in any other mode.

The last date for submitting online application shall be on or before 05th March, 2024.

To apply for post of Sr. Project Scientist, please click here: Apply online

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Please note that no TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.


Coordinator, Room No.: 305, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur – 208016 (India)

(Y N Mohapatra)

Last Date for Apply– 05 March 2024

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