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The Position:

Applications are invited from eligible candidates to work as Post-doctoral Fellow (PDF) in an ambitious and dynamic project at the Engineered Biomedical Materials Research and Innovations Centre (EnBioMatRIC) in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Manipal University Jaipur.


Project Overview:

The research project aims to carry out a systematic investigation towards synthesis and characterization of new-generation stimulus-sensitive flexible polymeric sensors. A comprehensive feasibility analysis and proof-of-concept study will be undertaken for the detection of a variety of external stimuli.


What we are looking for:

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. degree, with a strong background in Electronics/Wearable Sensor System Technology/Polymer Science and Engineering/Biomedical Engineering. Candidates who have submitted their Ph.D. thesis are also eligible to apply.

The applicant must have experience in the fabrication and characterization of flexible polymeric sensors, hydrogels and polymeric biomaterials. Preference will be given to candidates with a track record of high-impact publications, successful project grants, and strong communication skills (oral and written).


What we offer:

The Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) will have the opportunity to work in concert with dynamic faculty and researchers in an invigorating research training environment. One of the primary scientific missions of EnBioMatRIC ( at Manipal University Jaipur is to support and train early-stage investigators to be the next generation of scientific leaders equipped to identify and implement solutions for improving human health. As a PDF, you will interact with highly innovative and collaborative investigators and have the opportunity to master state-of-the-art technologies. We are committed to providing an outstanding training environment and research experiences that will enhance your career and provide you with an avenue to incorporate your education, expertise, initiative, and dedication to the success of the studies. This is an opportunity to become part of a winning team that is working in strong collaboration with leading Universities and industries to discover novel ways to solve real-life problems.

The successful candidate will receive a Fellowship: Rs, 50,000 per month.

Upon completion of the project and based on performance, the candidate may also have the opportunity to be recruited in the R&D division of a dynamic company, supporting this research project.

Project Duration: 1 year

Location: Jaipur, Rajasthan



Principal Investigator (PI):

Dr. Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 303007


Ph: 89100156595


Co-Principal Investigators (Co-PI):

Dr. Subrata Bandhu Ghosh

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 303007


Ph: 8777856181


Dr. Upendra Kulshrestha

Assistant Professor, Department of Automobile Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur, Jaipur, Rajasthan, 303007


Ph: 9461301943


Interested candidates need to apply by 6th Jan 2023 by sending an e-mail to the PI (Dr. Sanchita Bandyopadhyay-Ghosh) with a soft copy of their detailed CV along with a cover letter. Shortlisted candidates will be informed through e-mail and will be called for an online interview before the selection committee. Interested candidates may contact the PI/Co-PI for any other details.

The selected candidate must be available to report and join from 15th January 2023.