Applications are invited from the citizens of India for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position for the sponsored project at IISER Kolkata. The requisite qualification, experience, etc. are given below:
Job Title: Junior Research Fellow
No of Posts: 01
Project title: “Stability and transport properties of nanopesticides in the soil environment: Understanding the safety of applying nanotechnology to the agricultural sector”
Principal Investigator: Dr. Gopala Krishna Darbha, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Earth Sciences
Funding agency: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
Remuneration: A maximum amount of Rs 25000 per month (consolidated)
Basic Eligibility Criteria:
a) M.Sc./M.Phil/M.Tech or equivalent degree, in either Chemistry, Environmental Science, Ecology, Geology, Biology or closely related subject with minimum 60% marks, or minimum CGPA of 7.5.
b) The candidate must have studied Chemistry as one of the major subject at his/her bachelor level.
c) Candidates must have qualified in one of the following examinations: GATE, SLET, UGC/CSIR NET-LS, INSPIRE, other equivalent examination.
Additional experience: (desirable)
Exposure to research at Master’s level or higher / work experience in academic institution
How to Apply:
Eligible candidates should send their
a) detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV)
b) self-attested copies of marksheets and certificates from Std. XII onwards
c) a brief covering letter explaining their motivation (Not exceeding 500 words)
The scanned, zipped and attached documents of the above specified documents can be sent directly to [email protected]
- The full contact information (email address, address, mobile number, landline number if any) should be provided in CV.
The subject of the email should be marked as “Application for JRF position.”
Interview: Short-listed applicants will be invited (via email) for an oral interview at IISER Kolkata
Conditions: No TA /DA will be provided to the candidate for the interview. The decision of the selection committee will be final. The selected candidate may be terminated with a 30 day notice before completion of the tenure, if performance till date is not deemed satisfactory
Last date for receiving application: 1st September, 2017 (Friday)