The fellowship carries a consolidated monthly stipend of Rs.35, 000 besides a contingency grant of Rs.1, 00.000 per annum, The postdoctoral fellowship is for a period of 3 years reviewed annually Candidates who have submitted the PhD thesis but are yet to be awarded the PhD degree, if selected, will be paid Rs. 25,000 per month till the award of the degree.
The applicants should either hold a PhD degree in Science or Engineering or should have submitted the PhD thesis with strong research interest in Nano Science and Technology, proven research competence corresponding to their equivalents in the best institution of the world and should have a very good academic record Applicants should be below 40 years of age as on last date of receipt of applications. The candidates should possess capabilities of becoming independent investigators in future.
Candidates with PhD and background in Physics, Chemistry, Agriculture and Engineering aspects of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology would be preferred in this round of selection.
How to apply
Application form which can be downloaded from INST’s website. Two hard copies of the application will have to be sent to The Director, Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Phase — X, Sector — 64, ‘Mohali — 160062 (Punjab) and should reach INST through Registered/Speed Post.
The applications will be evaluated by a short listing committee. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview for further assessment by a Selection Committee.
Last date: 14th November, 2014.
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