Department of Sustainable Energy Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/211

Advertisement for the post of Project Associate-I

Applications are invited for the following project position which is purely temporary in nature. Applicants can apply through email giving details of educational qualification and experience.

No of posts: One

Project Title: "DST-Bioenergy & H2 MAP"

Age limit: 35 years


Either 'A' or 'B' Below.

A) For those with M.Tech qualification:

Essential Qualifications: M.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science Engineering.

  • Minimum percentage marks: 70% in M.Tech & 60% in B.Tech.
  • Should have taken Material Science/Thermodynamics courses at B.Tech level.


B) For those with B.Sc. & M.Sc. qualification:

Essential Qualification: M.Sc. Physics/Materials Science + 3years relevant Experience

  • Should have taken Mathematics as a course subject at B.Sc level
  • B.Sc. in Physics/Materials Science with 60%
  • A minimum of 65% in M.Sc. degree
  • JRF qualified or 95 percentile or higher in GATE. Experience of three years (in research).

Essential Work Experience:

Must have minimum 06 months working experience in Hydrogen Storage & Refrigeration System, knowledge of basics of Physics and Materials Engineering, Good experimental skills, knowledge of experimental techniques like; SEM, XRD and FTIR. Knowledge of operating Vacuum Induction furnace and Arc melting.

The candidate is expected to be self-driven for conducting research and publishing his/her work in high quality scientific journals and conferences. The candidate should have demonstrated verbal and writing skills in communicating results of his/her own research.

Duration of appointment: Post is purely temporary for duration of One Year (from the date of appointment)


A consolidated salary of Rs. 31000 per month +18% HRA

How to apply: - Interested candidates may apply by sending CV/bio-data and other information as follows:

  • Complete information regarding educational qualifications indicating year of passing, percentage of marks/division
  • Complete details of relevant working experience, career goals
  • Details of JRF/GATE qualification
  • CV/bio-data with recent photograph along with cover letter

Only short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. No TA/ DA will be paid for attending the interview. For outstation candidates Interview may be conducted via Zoom/Google Meet

Applications should be submitted by email, which should reach by 10th Oct.2023 5:00 PM

Dr. Shobit Omar
Department of Material Science of Engineering, IIT Kanpur - 208016 (U.P.) India
Email address for application: (Contact Person Mr. Manohar Oraon)