Research Associate at IISER Kolkata, WB, India

Research Associate Position at IISER Kolkata

Designation/Position- Research Associate IISER Kolkata

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India invites applications for Research Associate at IISER Kolkata from eligible and interested candidates.

About- Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata is an autonomous public research university in science and education field located in Nadia district, West Bengal, India. Research Associate IISER Kolkata

Research/Job Area- Chemistry

Location- Kolkata


QualificationsSuitable candidates must have submitted their thesis or must have a Ph. D. degree in Chemistry.
Age limitUpper age limit: 35 years as on the day on which the application is made. The upper age limit is relaxable up to 5 years in the case of candidates belonging to scheduled castes/tribes/OBC, women and physically handicapped candidates.

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited from the citizens of India for a Research Associate (RA) position for the sponsored project in the Department of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata. This temporary position is initially for a period of one year and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification, experience, etc. are given below:

Project TitleFunctional Polymers in the Context to Deodorants and Antiperspirants in Beauty and Personal Care Category
Reference NumberMA-2023-01598N
Funding AgencyUnilever Industries Private Limited
Temporary Position(s)Research Associate
Number of vacancies1
SalaryRs. 50,000/- per month (Consolidated)
Coordinator / PIDr. Priyadarsi De
DepartmentDepartment of Chemical Sciences, IISER Kolkata
Project and Job descriptionSynthesis and characterization of functional soft polymeric materials which will reach with thiol and amine based small molecules at room temperature. Candidates having research experience in polymer synthesis and characterization will be preferred.
Application FeeNil

How to Apply- 

Application ProcedureA detailed CV along with the list of referees must be emailed to latest by November 24, 2023. Subject Line (other subject line may not be considered):  Application for RA(Unilever) position
InterviewShort-listed applicants will be invited (via email) for an off-line (in person) interview. Candidates will be requested to join the interview through off-line (in person) on November 27, 2023 at 10:00 AM. Venue: Polymer Research Center, IISER Kolkata, Mohanpur, Nadia, WB, Pin – 741246. The details will be shared with the shortlisted candidates before interview.
ConditionsOnly short-listed candidates will be contacted by email. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. The decision of the selection committee will be final.
More InformationFor further information, write to Dr. Priyadarsi De at

Last Date for Apply 27 November 2023

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