The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Tirupati invites applications from Indian nationals for the post of Junior Research Fellow/ Project Associate-I/ Project Assistant under various funded positions at the institute.
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Tirupati is an Institute of National Importance under the Ministry of Education, Government of India, for the promotion of high-quality science education and research in the country.
Junior Research Fellow / Project Associate -1/ Project Assistant (01)
Biogeography of peninsular Indian birds. Description: This project aims to examine the biogeography of peninsular Indian birds using field-collected blood samples from various wild birds. The Project involves long durations of fieldwork while working in tough conditions to capture and collect blood samples from birds.
Bachelors (or) Masters (or) equivalent degree with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade. Experience conducting fieldwork for over 6 months. Candidates having worked on birds, with mist-netting and bird handling experience and Candidates with 4-wheeler driving experience will be given preference.
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- JRF: Candidates who have qualified for any of the national level tests like CSIR/ UGC – NET/ GATE etc. with a valid score in the scorecard are eligible for remuneration of Rs. 31000/- + 8% HRA per month (Consolidated).
- Project Associate-1: Candidates who have completed their Masters are eligible for remuneration of Rs. 31000/- + 8% HRA per month (Consolidated)
- Others will be eligible for Rs. 20,000/- + 8% HRA per month or as according to GoI norms, based on their academic qualification.
The position is temporary for a period of nine months (or) co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.
How to Apply?
Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here. The last date to apply is December 20, 2020.
All shortlisted candidates will be intimated by an email and can attend the interview scheduled to be held on 22 December 2020 at 9.00 A.M. at IISER Tirupati (online). The print-out of the application form sent by email signed and dated by the applicant along with recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience, etc. would be collected at the time of interview. Applicant must bring all the original certificates at the time of interview for the purpose of verification, along with one set of photocopies.
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