Assistant professor / lecturer
Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit (SSCU) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru invites applications for faculty position at the all levels but, particularly at the Assistant Professor level in all areas of Solid State Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Theoretical Chemistry. We are looking for faculty in materials design and synthesis, catalysis, crystallography, spectroscopy, theoretical chemistry in the domain of electronic structure of solids, statistical mechanics. Applications in interdisciplinary areas relevant to the department research interests are also welcome.
Prospective candidates should have a PhD and post-doctoral experience (minimum 3 years) in any area of Chemistry, Physics, Applied Physics, Materials Science or other related disciplines. The candidates are expected to have demonstrated the ability to develop an independent research program. They should exhibit potential for being one of the best groups globally in their areas of research. Outstanding researchers with a proven track record of research of global repute may apply to higher positions. The candidates are expected to contribute to the department’s teaching program at the graduate and undergraduate levels.