Applications Invited for post of Project Officer (Science)

Centre for Advanced Concrete Research (CACR), SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur Invites Applications for Project Officer (Science)

Name of the Post: Project Officer (Science)

Eligibility: First Class in M.Sc in Chemistry/and/or M.Phil Chemistry

Desirable :Ph.D

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The applicant is expected to participate actively in R&D activities of GACR which are highly interdisciplinary nature in requiring inputs from various spheres of knowledge: chemistry, chemical engineering, material science, civil engineering, composites technology, etc.
  • Maintenance / operation of equipment / tools/ facilities of Chemical Lab section of CACR, already available in the laboratory.
  • Generation of specification and procurement and installation, etc. of equipment/ tools/facilities related to the present and future needs of the CACR
  • Undertaking Material Characteristics and Chemical Analysis using Analytical Methods and Instruments for evaluation etc. by conducting analytical chemistry oriented experiments as pet the standard and published literature/standards/codes, etc on the materials in general.
  • Identification of new R&D areas and writing project proposals for getting financial support from external funding agencies
  • Planning and execution of specific experimental programs of the various projects undertaken in CACR and using the data generated to write high standard technical /scientific reports/ papers for peer-reviewed journals and workshops/conferences/seminars/conventions/bulletins, etc.
  •  Assisting PhD, PG and UG students and trainees, etc. allotted to CACR in their works/projects.
  • Keeping records and maintenance of manuals of equipments ,etc. as per the university norms and procedures
  • Periodical reports (minimum frequency weekly) preparation and submission to the Head, CACR on the technical/ scientific activities taken during the period
  • Organization/participation of workshops/conferences/seminars/conventions/courses, etc. dissemination of knowledge generated in CACR

Salary: As per the SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) Norms

Interested Candidates can send their applications together with their detailed Resume/CV, either by Soft or hard copies within on or before 25th September 2016 to

N. P. Rajamane Ph.D
Head, CACR, 
SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Kattankulathur,
Chennai-603203, Tamil Nadu
Ph: +91-44-27452270 Extn:1454, Mob 9840076821
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