Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, IACS

Last Date - 07-02-2019 (Last Date Extended)
City / State - Kolkata , West Bengal
Education - Ph.D
Advt. No. - null

Research Area: Interface of supramolecular and polymer chemistry

Post Name Research Associate-1
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay As per IACS rules
Educational Qualification

A candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in any field of Organic / Supramolecular / Polymer Chemistry from a recognized University /Institute with good publication list. A candidate should have a first class or a high second class B.Sc. & M.Sc. degree in Chemistry with minimum average marks of 55%.
Desired Experience: The candidate should preferably be skilled in multistep organic synthesis and/ or polymer synthesis by various controlled polymerization techniques. Preference will be given to candidates with research experience in investigation self-assembly process of various supramolecular and polymeric systems by different techniques such as spectroscopy (UV-Vis absorption,  fluorescence, NMR), X-ray diffraction (XRD), electron microscopy (SEM/TEM), scattering techniques (DLS, SLS), differential scanning calorimetry, isothermal titration calorimetry, etc.

Age Limit 35 years

Principle Investigator: Dr. Anindita Das
Office: C-225, Centenary Building

Tenure: Initial appointment will be done for one year. This can be extended further on satisfactory progress and subject to the approval by the project monitoring committee and availability of vacancy

How to Apply - Interested candidates should send their complete resume (mentioning email address, contact number) directly to Dr. Anindita Das (email: along with a list of publications, a research summary of the Ph.D. work, a letter of recommendation from the Ph.D. supervisor (which can be sent directly to and photocopy of the Original/Provisional Ph.D. certificate. Interview date will be communicated to the short listed applicants via email.

Last date for receiving application: 07-02-2019 (Last Date Extended)