Advt – Call for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) – DST project


JRF Position in WTI_DST sponsored project at Department of Chemistry, DKM College for Women, Vellore

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) to work in the DST sponsored project (Project No. DST/TM/WTI/2K15/57(G)) titled “Development of nanochitosan/montmorillonite clay/polyvinyl alcohol nanofiltration mats for heavy metal containing tannery effluent treatment” funded by the Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi (GOI). The post is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project.

Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. Chemistry – I class with (CSIR/UGC) NET or M.Tech in Environmental Engineering.

Duration of the Project: Remaining period of sanctioned three years (from 31.03.2016 to 30.3.2019) with an initial appointment for one year, and subsequently renewable further after performance evaluation.

Fellowship: As per DST rules

How to apply: The candidates interested in the above areas of research and for the above post may apply in the prescribed application form (format attached) with complete information and attachments (certificates/documents) along with CV may be sent to the undersigned within 10 days from the date of publication of this advertisement by speed post/personally to Dr. P.N. Sudha (PI), Principal, DKM College for Women (Autonomous), Vellore – 632 001, Tamil Nadu, India. Scanned copy of the application may also be mailed to the email ID of the Principal Investigator (

Interview: Candidates should appear for the interview along with their original certificates.
Note: No TA/DA will be given to the candidates called for the interview.

For further information, contact PI by email

Dr. P.N. Sudha (Principal Investigator),
Principal & Research Supervisor,
Department of Chemistry,
DKM College for Women (Autonomous),
Vellore 632 001, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: 91-9842910157