JRF / Project Assistant

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram

Junior industry position

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country. The Institute invites applications for the following positions on contract basis:

Name of PostJRF / Project Assistant (1 post)

Name of ProjectSynthesis of Pseudoproteins by TAAC reactions

Minimum Educational qualification
( as prescribed by the funding agency)

The candidate should have a minimum of 60% marks (or equivalent grade) in the qualifying degree.

Qualifications for JRF: MSc Chemistry with valid NET qualification.

Qualifications for Project Assistant: In case a suitable candidate with the above qualifications is not found, candidates with MSc Chemistry may be considered for the post of Project Assistant.


Research Experience is highly desirable. Work experience certificate should be provided as proof.

Number of postJRF / Project Assistant - 1 post

Fellowship amountJRF = 31,000 + HRA / Project Assistant = 22,000 (consolidated)

Tenure of the postOne year, extendable up to 3 years based on performance.


JRF / Project Assistant: 28 years with 3-5 years relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/Women and Physically disabled as per government norms

Last dateApril 25, 2019

How to apply

Completed applications should be sent by email to Dr. Kana M. Sureshan (kms@iisertvm.ac.in), WITH THE SUBJECT LINE “Application for the post of JRF/Project Assistant’

The application should contain a detailed resume, one page statement of interest. Please include contact details (phone number, email and postal address), a photograph, scanned copies of educational/professional qualifications and reprints of papers. Research experience, if any, should be supported by certificate from the employer(s). Incomplete applications will be rejected.

The shortlisted candidates will be informed by email with details of interview date, time and venue.

A printed copy of the application form sent by email signed and dated by the applicant along with recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected at the time of interview. Applicants must bring all certificates (original + one copy) at the time of interview for the purpose of verification.

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Junior industry position


Thiruvananthapuram , India