EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE ORGANIZATION (ESSO)
Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), Government of India
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TROPICAL METEOROLOGY
Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pashan, Pune-411008
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The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune is an autonomous research organization under ESSO/MoES, fully devoted to cutting edge research in various aspects of weather and climate science. The activities include training of post graduates and motivate them to take up research careers in atmospheric and oceanic sciences required to improve skill of weather and climate forecasts.
Job Title: IITM Research Fellows
No. of Posts: 10
Age Limit: 28 years as on 31.03.2018
Remuneration: Rs.25,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA;
Essential: Post Graduate degree in Physical Sciences [includes Physics/Applied Physics/Atmospheric Sciences/Meteorology/Oceanography/Climate Science/Geophysics with Meteorology as one of the subject/Environmental Sciences/ Electronics / or equivalent subjects] / Chemical Sciences [includes Chemistry/ Physical Chemistry/ Inorganic Chemistry/ Organic Chemistry/ or equivalent subjects] / Mathematical Sciences [includes Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/statistics/ or equivalent subjects] with NET/GATE/JEST/JAM qualified. OR Bachelor’s degree from any branch of Engineering along with valid GATE scores. OR
M.Tech. in Atmospheric/Oceanic Sciences or equivalent subject.
Candidates appeared for final year of M.Sc./ M.S./ M.Tech./ B.E. can apply for the post and should write their aggregate marks upto the latest semester they have appeared but their appointment is subject to having passed the M.Tech./M.Sc./M.S./B.E. examination as evidenced by mark sheets/provisional degree certificate. Selected candidates are required to complete Ph.D. in Atmospheric/ Oceanic Sciences under the guidance of research scientists of this Institute. Candidates should have studied Physics or Mathematics at Bachelors degree.
Desirable: Demonstrated computer programming Linux, UNIX, Windows/Fortran/C etc.
How to Apply:
Selected candidates would be required to successfully complete two semesters of an in-house training in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, which is a qualifying criteria for Ph.D. registration.
Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for physically handicapped and as per rule for ex-servicemen.
Reservation: As per as per GOI norms. However, being temporary positions, if suitable candidates are not available, the same would be treated as unreserved. Interviews for RA positions will be held in May 2018. Interviews for JRF position would be held in June 2018.
Aspiring candidates may submit their applications along with their CV online:
http://www.tropmet.res.in/Careers by 31 March 2018. Hard copy of the application will not be accepted.
Application Deadline – 31 March 2018