Project Post doctoral Fellow Position in IIT Kanpur, UP, India

Regular Faculty Recruitment 2019 in IITK, IIT-Kanpur, UP, India

Project Post doctoral Fellow Position in IIT Kanpur, UP, India

Designation/Position-  Project Post doctoral Fellow

IIT Kanpur, UP, India invites application for Project Post doctoral Fellow from eligible and interested candidates

About- Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, established in 1959, is one of the premier institutions established by the Government of India. The aim of the Institute is to provide meaningful education, to conduct original research of the highest standard and to provide leadership in technological innovation.

Research/Job Area- Density functional theory based methods and programs (Department of Chemistry)

Location- IIT Kanpur, UP, India

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  • Essential Qualification: PhD
  • Desirable Experience:
    a) Previous experience in: Numerical Methods/Programming

    Density functional theory methods (application/development)
    b) Good programming knowledge using any one of the following languages: FORTRAN, C, C++

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited for two post Project Post doctoral Fellow positions in the sponsored project “Development of Linear Scaling DFT” by Dr. Nisanth N. Nair (Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur).

The work involves development of density functional theory based methods and programs.

Research group is also looking for talented candidates with previous experience in at least one of the following areas: a) Development of Numerical Methods and programs b) Experience in using Density Functional Theory Methods

The appointment is purely temporary and on contractual basis.

  • Consolidated Salary: Rs. 50,000/55,000/60,000 pm (depending on the previous experience)
  • Duration of the post: One year, from March 01, 2020. There is possibility to the position for another 1 year or more (depending on the fund availability).

How to Apply- Application should be submitted by filling the form.

Last Date for Apply–  20 February 2020

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