Walk-in-interview for the position of one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a DST-SERB (Core Research Grant) sponsored research project   Dated:10.01.2020

A walk-in-interview will be held as per the following schedule for the position of a junior research fellow (JRF) in the Department of Physics, Presidency University , 86/1, College Street, Kolkata 700073 to work in a research project funded by the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Govt. of India (Sanction No. CRG/2019/004571 dt 9/12/2019) entitled: “ Growth and realization of ferroelectric-photovoltaic effect in ZnSnS 3 thin films for solar cell and photodetector applications ”.


JRF (One)

Date of Interview:

21/01/2020 (11.00 am)

Principal Investigator (PI):

Prof. Arabinda Nayak, Dept. of Physics


Rs. 31000/- + 24% HRA (24 Months) for JRF

Rs. 35000/- + 24% HRA (12 Months) for SRF


The position is available for three years/ termination of the project, whichever is earlier. Appointment will be subjected to annual review for further extension that will be granted based on the research progress. The post is purely temporary and subject to availability of fund.

Essential Qualification:

1) Post Graduate degree (Master of Science or equivalent) in Physics with at least 55% marks or equivalent Grade Point Average. 2) Schloras who are selected through National Eligibility Tests- CSIR-UGC NET/ including lectureship (NET-LS) and GATE.

Interested and eligible candidates may send their CV to arabinda.physics@presiuniv.ac.in. Applicants should report to the concerned faculty at the Department of Physics, Presidency University , 86/1, College Street, Kolkata 700073 at least 30 minutes before the schedule time of interview with the following documents:

1. Application in plain paper addressed to the undersigned (PI)

2. Latest CV along with self-attested copies of all relevant testimonials

The original certificates and mark sheets are to be presented before the Selection Committee on the day of interview.

Dr. Arabinda Nayak

Professor of Physics & PI of the project

Presidency University

86/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073.

Email: arabinda.physics@presiuniv.ac.in.

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