Applications Invited for post of Project Officer (Science)

Centre for Advanced Concrete Research (CACR), 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 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 University, Kattankulathur,
Chennai-603203, Tamil Nadu
Ph: +91-44-27452270 Extn:1454, Mob 9840076821
Email: head.cacr@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in (or) ashwini.s@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in