Project Staffs / Research Scholars

Applications are invitied for the for the following positions

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) to work in a SERB, DST (ECR) funded research project entitled “Studies on the role of suppressor proteins of chilli leaf curl virus in the development of leaf curl disease” (Sanction order: ECR/2017/000562).

Fellowship:

  • Rs 25,000 + HRA as per DST norms (M.Tech/MSc with NET)
  • Rs 16,000+ HRA as per DST norms (MSc without NET)

Duration: 3 years till the completion of the project

Essential Qualification: M.Sc/M.Tech in Plant Biotechnology/Genetic Engineering/Biotechnology/Molecular Biology

Desirable Qualification: Candidates with hands-on experience in advanced molecular techniques and a strong background in Plant virology. Candidates who are CSIR-NET/GATE qualified will be given preference.

Eligible candidates are requested to send their application within 15 days of this advertisement via email to Dr. A. Swapna Geetanjali (Email: swapnageetanjali.a@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in). Candidates short listed for the interview will be intimated through email.

Note: Selected candidates may be registered for full time PhD program at SRM Institute of Science and Technology.

No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview

Principal Investigator:

Dr. A. Swapna Geetanjali
Associate Professor
Department of Genetic Engineering
SRM Institute of science and Technology
Kattankulattur 603 203, Tamil Nadu.
Email: swapnageetanjali.a@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

PhD student position in Electrochemistry, Electro-Catalysis and Biosensors: SRM Research Institute & SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur, Chennai, India

Major Responsibilities: Your major responsibilities are to carry our research for your own doctoral studies. You have to develop new advance scientific concepts with the experimental proofs and communicate your new results to the scientific community verbally and in writing. The position includes research at a 90-100% level with some teaching and departmental work.

Position summary: Full-time temporary student fellowship for 3 years.

The successful candidates should have:

  • Master of Science in Chemistry, Physics or Materials Science/Nanotechnology
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Able to work independently and take responsibility for progress and quality of the project
  • Experience in experimental/theoretical chemistry is meritorious

Application procedure

  • The application should be sent electronically and be attached as pdf-files, as follows: CV, Soft copies of previous employments or awards and one or two references that we can contact

Submit your application to

Dr. Ashok K. Sundramoorthy
Email: ashokkumar.sun@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in 
Web: http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/research-opportunities-details/9500 
http://ashoksundramoorthy.blogspot.in/p/research-experience.html
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8512-9393

Applications are invited for the position of Post-Doctoral Fellow to carry out research on Applied Electrochemistry of Nanomaterials, Supercapacitors and Chemical/Bio-sensors.

Eligibility: Ph.D in Chemistry/ Material Science/ Nanoscience and Technology / Bio-engineering or, If your final thesis is submitted, you can also apply. We prefer students only with highly motivated research interests and with the proven record of good publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Fellowship: Attractive remuneration will be provided for qualified candidate.

Tenure of the Fellowship: 1 Year (may be extended based on your performance).

Interested candidates should send their detailed CV by email to ashokkumar.sun@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

Note: Selected candidates will be invited for the interview by email (or) phone.

Principal Investigator:
Dr. Ashok K. Sundramoorthy
Research Assistant Professor
SRM Research Institute & Dept. of Chemistry
Room 1221, University Central Library Building
SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur
Chennai-603203, Tamil Nadu,
E-mail : ashokkumar.sun@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in
Research Profile : http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/research-opportunities-details/9500

Applications are invited for the post of  Junior Research Fellows (JRF) to work in a SERB-DST sponsored research project titled “High order entropy stable schemes and automatic mesh adaptation techniques: their design, analysis and applications” under the supervision of  Dr. Ritesh Kumar Dubey, Research Institute & Department of Mathematics, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), India.

Objectives of the project: To develop very high order entropy stable schemes for systems of hyperbolic conservation laws and design automatic mesh adaptation algorithms for singularly perturbed problems. It is also aimed to model and simulate human blood circulatory systems or transport of river water contamination.

Positions: Junior Research Fellows

Emoluments: Rs. 25,000/- per month (first two years); Rs. 28,000/- per month (third year) and HRA as per norms.

Duration:  3 years (2016-19)

Eligibility Criteria: M.Sc. in Mathematics/M. Tech in Scientific computing with 60% marks or equivalent CGPA from UGC recognized University/Institute and JRF-NET/GATE or  equivalent national level exam qualified.

Other Requirements: Candidates with strong interest in numerical analysis, applied functional analysis, partial differential equations and scientific programming would be preferred.

Remark: The selected candidate can/should also register for regular PhD program in Department of Mathematics, SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University).

Interested candidates satisfying the eligibility criteria may send the their complete CV, copy of relevant certificates, mark sheets and details of PG Project/Dissertation by email/post to the following,

Dr. Ritesh Kumar Dubey,
Assistant Professor,
Research Institute & Department of Mathematics,
SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), India.
Email: riteshkumar.d@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Dr. Ritesh Kumar Dubey – Profile: http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/research_institute/popup/riteshkumardubey.php

Junior Research Fellow (JRF) Position

Applications are invited for the position of one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India sponsored research project titled “Therapeutic potential of Nrf2 activators on endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced endothelial dysfunction in diabetes’’ tenable at SRM Research Institute (SRM-RI), SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Tamilnadu-603203, India for 3 years.

Minimum qualification: M.Sc. in Life Science with minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CGPA; CSIR/ UGC/ ICMR/ NET/ GATE qualified candidates will be given preference. Candidates with good academic record, skills in the general technique used in biology (cell culture, realtime PCR, Western blot) and excellent communication skills in written and spoken English are desirable.

Registration for Ph.D.: Selected candidate can register for their Ph.D. at SRM Institute of Science and Technology

Amount of fellowship: Candidates receive fellowship of Rs. 16,000 plus HRA per month fixed for first two years and Rs. 18,000 plus HRA per month fixed for the third year. Terms and conditions will be followed as per the SERB guidelines.

Candidates are requested to send their CV, and a brief summary of their research experience on or before 04-05-2018. by e-mail to the Project coordinator, Dr. K. M. Ramkumar, Research Associate Professor, Life Science Division, SRM Research Institute, SRM University, Kattankulathur- 603 203, Tamilnadu, kmramkumar.srm@gmail.com.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified for interview.

Applications are invited for a Junior Research Fellow position under a DST-SERB project entitled ‘Low Cost, Novel All-Solid-State Thin Film Lithium Ion Micro-Batteries for Energy Application

Essential qualification: M.Sc. (Physics/Materials Science/ Nanoscience) or M.Tech. (Electrochemical Technology/Nanotechnology/Solid State Technology/Materials Science and Engineering/) or securing minimum first class or equivalent CGPA.

Desirable: Experience in electrochemical measurements and background with Li/Na batteries. Selected candidate will work in interdisciplinary field (Synthesis, thin film fabrication, Structural and Electrochemical Characterization, Device fabrication, instrumentations and Data analysis).

Age limit: 28 years or below till last date of application.

Fellowship: For NET/GATE qualified candidates and M.Tech. Postgraduates: Rs 26,000 per month for 1st and 2nd year. Based on the performance JRF shall be promoted to SRF in the 3rd year.

For non-NET/GATE candidates: Rs 16,000 + 20% HRA = Rs 19,200 per month for 1st and 2nd year. Based on the performance JRF shall be promoted to SRF in the 3rd year and will be paid Rs 18,000 + 20% HRA = Rs 21,600 per month.

Tenure: 3 years.

Eligible candidates are requested to send their CV within 15 days of this advertisement via e-mail to Dr. K. Kamala Bharthi (e-mail: kamalabharathi.k@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in). Candidates short-listed for the interview will be intimated through e-mail.

Registration for Ph.D.: Selected candidate shall register for full time Ph.D. program at SRMIST, Kattankulathur, Chennai.

Principle Investigator: Dr. K. Kamala Bharathi, Assistant Professor (Research), Research Institute, Department of Physics and Nanotechnology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Chennai 603 203, Tamil Nadu.

To know more about PI, visit http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/research-opportunities-details/9441

Applications are invited for a post of Junior Research Fellow to work in a DBT sponsored project titled “Regulation of Parathyroid Hormone Stimulation of Matrix Metalloproteinase-13 Expression in Osteoblastic Cells by MicroRNAs”.

No of Positions: 1 

Principal Investigator: N. Selvamurugan, Ph. D., Professor, Department of Biotechnology, School of Bioengineering, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur 603 203. Tamil Nadu.

Fellowship: Rs. 25, 000 per month + 10% HRA

Duration:  2 years 

Essential Qualification: (i) M.Sc. in Life Sciences or related field with NET qualification OR (ii) M.Tech. in Biotechnology or related field. *DBT-BET qualified can also apply.

Desirable Qualification: Experience in Molecular Biology  

Eligible candidates are requested to send their CV along with necessary certificates/mark sheets/documents to selvamurugan.n@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

Note: No TA/DA will be provided if called for interview.

Last Date to apply: On or before May 11, 2018

SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly SRM University) is one of the top-ranking universities in India with over 38,000 students and more than 2600 faculty across all the campus, offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in Engineering, Management, Medicine and Health sciences, and Science and Humanities. For more details on research please visit http://www.srmuniv.ac.in/research/research.

We are looking for JRFs (2 Nos.) to work on genome editing of rice in DBT funded project. Essential qualification is first class M.Sc./M.Tech degree in any life science related area. Experience in molecular biology and/or tissue culture will be an advantage. Fellowship will be Rs. 30,000 pm consolidated. The project is for three years, however the job is co-terminus with the project if completed early. Selected candidates should be able to join immediately. Those who are currently pursuing MSc/Mtech will not be considered.

Interested candidates should send the application to the following address or email ID on or before 6th May 2018.

Dr. M. Parani, PhD 
Professor & Head 
Department of Genetic Engineering
SRM Institute of Science and Technology,
Kattankulathur (near Chennai), Kanchipuram District 
Tamil Nadu, India 603203

careers.genetics@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

For more information, please contact the HR as given below:

Manager HR 
SRM Institute of Science and Technology
SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur – 603 203 Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu.
Phone: +91 44 27417123, 27417124 Mobile: +91 9940036045 Email: recruitment@srmuniv.ac.in