New !     1. Advertisement Number: GEN/052024/SRF/01 Position: Senior Research Fellow, Number of vacancy: 01, Application deadline: 20.05.2024 Apply Now !             2. Advertisement Number: TCCT/042024/PS/01 Position: Principal Scientist (Thermo-chemical Conversion Technology Division), Number of vacancy: 01, Application deadline: 20.05.2024 Apply Now !             3. Advertisement Number: BCT/042024/PS/01 Position: Principal Scientist (Bio-chemical Conversion Technology Division), Number of vacancy: 01, Application deadline: 20.05.2024 Apply Now !            

Principal Scientist (Bio-chemical Conversion Technology Division)

Advertisement Number: BCT/042024/PS/01

Position Name: Principal Scientist

Number of vacancy:  01

Specialisation: In the area of Bio-chemical Conversion Technologies, liquid bio fuels

Application deadline: 20.05.2024

Remuneration: Negotiable based on qualification and experience (15.00 – 17.00 lakhs p.a.)

Essential qualification and experiences:

PhD in Engineering (Chemical/Mechanical/Environment/Renewable Energy/ Agriculture Engineering or PhD in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Enzymology/Microbiology with 8-10 years of rich experience in the field of biogas technology, liquid bio fuels, waste to energy in R&D Institute or R&D division of any reputable industry on biomass energy/Bio – fuel related technologies. Should be able to convert concepts to technologies and able to execute the projects.


1.      Proven Research experience in the field of Bio-chemical Conversion Technologies with a significant contribution to R&D Programmes as a Principal Investigator with outstanding publications in reputed journals/ books

2.      Should have earned/handled at least 03 major projects as Principal Investigator.

3.      Translate problems into R&D objectives, specify requirements, investigate options (based on technical complexity and cost), possess troubleshoot skills, and meet deliverables

4.      Able to evaluate and analyse scientific reports and identify next steps and key challenges

5.      Able to define strategic planning, goals, and tactics to manage research activities of divisional projects

6.      Able to guide young scientist in research and innovation in the execution of various projects

7.      Ability to work with strict deadlines and budgets

8.      Able to complete projects with due diligence to ensure projects meet all financial and technical requirements

9.      Keep up with the latest technology development in the field of bio-chemical conversion technologies and should have vision to enhance the research and viability of the projects for commercialization.

10.  Should able to write proposals for external funding and to collaborate with industries

11.  Team leader with excellent teamwork and communication skills, encouraging team building, motivation and cultivating effective team relations and able to communicate results to tech and non-tech audiences

How to apply: Interested candidate(s), who meet the above referred qualification and experience, may submit their applications in the prescribed proforma (G-Form Link:, and also email their their detailed bio–data including contact information of three reference at indicating subject “ BCT/042024/PS/01– Application for post of Principal Scientist  in BCT Division