Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/57

Applications are invited for Project Scientist on project title“Contact Mechanics of Soft and Thin Adhesive Structures”.

One Post: Project Scientist

Work description: Preparation of giant unilamellar vesicles (GUVs) and designing a micropipette setup to arrest GUV and study its mechanical properties. The candidate should plan, design, carry out experimental research and analyze data.

Duration: The post is purely temporary & contractual. Initial Appointment is for one year and will be evaluated after six months.

Qualifications: Ph.D or M.Sc with three years experience.

Remuneration: Salary Range: Rs. 26400-2200-66000 per month. Housing will be made available on campus. Pay may be adjusted as per experience.

Contact: SatyaPrakash (, +94 555 11 497)

Applications will be accepted till 16th April, 2019.

The institute reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualification and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will accordingly call for interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the test/interview.

Ishan Sharma
Department of Mechanical Engineering
IIT Kanpur