Advertisement Number: P.Rect./IP/DOAD/2019/20

Applications are invited for the following post. The appointment is purely contractual, and duration of contract is one year or till the end of the Project, whichever is earlier. Renewal of appointment on these positions is subject to satisfactory performance.

About Technopark@iitk: Technopark@iitk is an independent not-for-profit Section 8 company registered under the Companies Act, 2013. With the vision of fostering collaborations between IIT Kanpur and industry, Technopark@iitk is working towards enabling translational research and two-way flow of knowledge and resources between academia and industry.

Position No: [Techno/Oct/ SPS-1]

Senior Project Scientist (No. of Posts - 02; Salary Range: 32400-2700-81000)

Essential Qualification: Ph.D. + 2 years of relevant experience.

Desirable Skills: 1 year of relevant experience in R&D organization; MS office

Job Profile

  1. Deep understanding of the research and development ecosystem.
  2. Building connects with industry and liaising between industry and academia.
  3. Handling R&D queries of industry and aligning them with academia for solutions.
  4. Working closely with existing and new clients to improve the scope of R&D collaborations with academia.
  5. Organizing industry-academia events and SIG meets.
  6. Any other responsibility assigned by Technopark@iitk PIC

Application giving full details of qualifications and experience along with attested copies of relevant certificates may be submitted in sealed envelope by post to the undersigned.

The shortlisted candidates will be informed by email/phone. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interviews.

Last Date of receipt of application: 25-October-2019

Please send your applications in a sealed envelope to reach the undersigned by 25th October 2019, 5 PM. Please write the Position No. on the envelope.

Prof. Avinash Kumar Agarwal
Professor-in-Charge, IIT Kanpur Research & Technology Park
3rd Floor, Aerosol Building, IIT Kanpur