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Department of Chemistry

Junior Research Fellow Position


Applications are invited from the Indian Nationals for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in SERB funded research project [FILE NO. CRG/2021/002477-G] with the following details:


Title of the Project

Development of Air and Moisture Stable Novel Perovskite Charge Mediators for Sensitized Solar Cells



Dr. Praveen Kumar Surolia, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Manipal University Jaipur.
Mobile No.:+91-9166861737, Email id:

Project position

JRF (01)


M.Sc in Chemistry (with above 60 % marks) with qualified NET (including LS) /qualified GATE score. Physical / Inorganic Chemistry Specialization is preferred


The project duration is of three years. However, the post is purely temporary on contract basis with an initial appointment for a period of one year, which may be extended up to 3 years/end of the project whichever is earlier, based on candidate's performance and project completion date.

Fellowship JRF: Rs. 31,000/- per month, plus 16% HRA
How to apply Interested candidates with the above-mentioned qualifications can send their applications giving biodata, detailed information about the educational qualifications, research experience and published research papers if any, by June 10, 2022, to the Principal Investigator, Dr. Praveen Kumar Surolia via email ( with the subject line marked as “Junior Research Fellow SERB 2022”.


Candidates may please note the following:

  • Selection committee of Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ) reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for shortlisting of eligible candidates.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for online interview.
  • The date and time of interview will be informed via email.
  • The above fellowship is purely temporary and will terminate automatically without any notice or compensation or termination of the research project. An undertaking to the effect must be given by the student at the time of joining, if selected.
  • The selected candidate may be assigned to perform any other duties time to time commensurate with his/her qualifications.
  • The selected candidate should opt for Ph.D. at MUJ (announced twice a year) as per provision in the above research area after fulfilling the required criteria for PhD admission.
  • No TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview or at the time of joining the post.


For further queries, applicants may contact:

Dr. Praveen Kumar Surolia, Principal Investigator

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry

Manipal University Jaipur

Jaipur-Ajmer Express Highway, Dehmi Kalan,

Near GVK Toll Plaza, Jaipur, Rajasthan 303007
Email:, Mobile: 9166861737