Situations Vacant

Applications are invited from Pakistani Nationals for the appointment on the following positions, under National Research Program for Universities – Higher Education Commission project No. 9056/KPK/ NRPU/R&D/HEC/2017), titled “Treatment of Oily waste water by simultaneous Catalytic Photochemical Oxidation and Adsorption Techniques”. The candidates fulfilling the prescribed qualification, experience and other conditions may submit their application along with the relevant documents within 15 days of this advertisement.

Position Qualification/ Criteria Remuneration

Research Associate/

PhD student

(01 No.)


MPhil/MS in Chemistry.

Candidate must be enrolled in PhD at Institute of Chemical Sciences, University of Peshawar.

The candidate must have no third division in the academic career.

The candidate must not be getting any type of salary/scholarship/


Rs. 25,000/- pm (All inclusive)

Duration: 12 months


Terms and Conditions:

  1. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
  2. No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview. 
  3. The project duration is 24 months, and the appointment is for 12 months. The above position is purely on temporary basis.
  4. Preference will be given to candidates with research experience in catalysis, materials, photochemistry etc.
  5. The selected candidate will be required to sign a bond relating to work efficiency and other rules/regulations for the duration of his contract.
  6. The principle investigator can terminate the contract due to poor performance at any stage of the project.

How to apply:

Application on plain paper along with CV, research publications and attested testimonials should reach to the office of the undersigned within 15 days of this advertisement. Incomplete applications will not be entertained. The shortlisted candidates will be called for interview through their email addresses or contact numbers, and no separate call letter will be issued for interview. The candidates must bring their original educational documents, experience certificates and NIC at the time of interview. 



Principal Investigator
Dr. Waqas Ahmad
Assistant Professor,      
Institute of Chemical Sciences,
University of Peshawar, Peshawar.