Regular Scientist Position in CeNS, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, India

Regular Scientist Position in CeNS, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, India

Regular Scientist Position in CeNS, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, India

Designation/Position-  Scientist Position in CeNS

Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS), Bengaluru, India, invites applications for Scientist Position in CeNS from eligible and interested candidates.

About-  The Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS)is a premier scientific autonomous institute under the aegis of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, carrying out Research &Development of specific areas in Nano Science and Technology including Soft Matter. It also emphasizes on basic research leading to new phenomena, processes and prototyping of devices. CeNS invites applications for Temporary Faculty positions of Scientist C and D from eligible individuals who wish to complement and extend the CeNS research activities. Scientist Position in CeNS

Research/Job Area- Physical or chemical sciences

Location- Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS), Bengaluru, India


Position (On contract)QualificationExperienceAge limit
Scientist ‘B’Essential:  Doctorate degree in physical or chemical sciences, preferably in Natural/Nano Science and Technology
Master’s degree in Engineering /Technology /Medicine from a recognized University.
Experience of a minimum of 5 years in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions and/or Science and Technology Organizations, out of which 3 years should be in Science and Technology programme, planning, development and coordination.30 years

Job/Position Description- 

Positions Pay Level
Scientist ‘C’ (One post) Rs. 15600-39100 – Level 10  7th CPC

The position carries a probationary period of one year from the date of appointment and will be considered for permanent status, subject to review. 

Candidates appointed after due process of selection shall be liable to serve anywhere in India and outside. 

The age for retirement on superannuation is 60 years. 

The position is covered under the National Pension Scheme (NPS). 

  • Application Fee: 

A fee of Rs. 1,500/- (Rs.1000 Application Fee + Rs.500 Processing Fee) shall be remitted through SBI Collect.

Women candidates and persons belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-servicemen/EWS are exempted from the payment of the application fee.  Employees of CeNS applying for the position are also exempted.

How to Apply- 

Interested candidates may apply for the position in the prescribed online format.  The applicant should upload copies of two important publications, a statement of research plans, a statement of technology initiative plans, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation along with the application.  Last date to receive completed online applications is 25 November 2023.

If the candidate is short-listed and called for further selection process, he/she should arrange to send a printed copy of his/her application with copies of Annual Performance Appraisal Reports (APAR)/Performance Review Reports/Annual Confidential Reports (ACR) for the past 3 years and certificates of integrity, Disciplinary and Vigilance clearance, attested caste/EWS/PWD certificates through proper channel, by Speed Post/Regd. Post, addressed to the Administration and Finance Officer, Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences, Arkavathi, Survey No.7, Shivanapura, Dasanapura Hobli, BENGALURU NORTH 562 162.  

Last Date for Apply– 25 November 2023

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