Post Doctoral Fellowship (Chemistry) at IIT Roorkee

Applications are invited for Post Doctoral Fellowship (Chemistry) at IIT Roorkee. The last date of application is 30 June 2022.

Position Details

The Department of chemistry at the lndian lnstitute of Technology Roorkee (llTR) invites applications from outstanding and enthusiastic researchers for postdoctoral position under the mentorship of prof. K R Justin Thomas to work on the project ā€œDevelopment of Thermally Assisted Delayed Fluorescence chromophores and their covalent organic Frameworks for photocatalytic organic Transformations.”

The prospective candidate is expected to have a strong background in organic materials chemistry organic photocatalysis and preferably in covalent organic frameworks.


  • Essential Qualification
    • The prospective candidate should have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from a reputed institute/university with good academic credentials. specialization should be supported by publications in required field.
  • Desirable Qualifications
    • lt is desirable that the applicant is familiar with the synthesis, characterization, and application of organic materials, organic photocatalysts or covalent organic frameworks. candidates who have recently submitted their doctoral thesis are also eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will furnish the proof of the award of Ph.D. degree at the time of interview.


Candidates should mention the advt. no., date of advertisement and the title of the project in the covering letter or subject of the e-mail. A plain paper/e-mail application with latest curriculum vitae, list of publications (authors, title, journal, year, volume, pages, DOI number), self-appraisal on the suitability to the project and a research plan for two years may be sent by regular post or e-mail (chemt[at], krjt[at] in) to:

The Head
Department of Chemistry
lndian lnstitute of Technology Roorkee
Roorkee -247667

Duration & Amount

The duration of the fellowship will be of two years and extendable to one more year, on satisfactory performance and subject to requirement.

The candidate is expected to join the Department as soon as the offer letter has been released. The fellow shall receive a consolidated fellowship and contingency grant as given below.

First and Second year: Rs. 55,000/ per month
Third Year: Rs. 60,000/- per month
Contingency: Rs. 50,000/- per annum


Last date for submission of application is June 30, 2022.

Notification of Post Doctoral Fellowship (Chemistry) at IIT Roorkee