JOB POST: Research Associate-I at NISER, Bhubaneswar: Walk in Interview on Oct 31


The National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) is a premier fully residential science education & research institution in Jatani (Khordha) Odisha, India under Department Of Atomic Energy (DAE-GOI). The institute is one of the best in the country in the field of basic science and research and is mainly known for its quality education and infrastructure. The physics department and mathematics department of NISER are one of the best in the country mainly due to its association with HBNI and BARC (under DAE).

Indian nationals are invited for Walk-In-Interview on 31.10.2019 at 10:00 AM for one temporary position of Research Associate-I under the project entitled “Modelling and simulation of polarized dust emission using the Planck data and external templates” in the School of Physical Sciences, NISER Bhubaneswar funded by SERB.


PhD in the field of Astrophysics and Cosmology


Experience with analysis of data from cosmic microwave background experiments like WMAP and Planck. Prior experience with Bayesian statistical modelling is beneficial. Candidates, who have submitted their PhD thesis related to the above field, are also eligible for the interview.

Age Limit

35 years or less as on date of walk-in-interview, age relaxation to entitled categories as per SERB rules.

Nature of Position

The above position is purely temporary for a period of one year or completion of the project whichever is earlier but strictly co-terminus with the project. It would, therefore, not confer any right/ claim, implicit, or explicit for consideration/ absorption against any NISER post.

Monthly Fellowship

As per SERB norms

How to Apply?
  • Interested candidates should appear for a walk-in-interview scheduled to be held on 31.10.2019 at 10.00 AM in the School of Physical Sciences, NISER.
  • Candidates should submit their resume duly filled in all respect in the prescribed proforma (available here) along with copies of all certificates at the time of the interview with recent passport size photograph pasted on it. Original documents should be produced at the time of interview for verification. All candidates are requested to reach one hour before the scheduled time.
  • Outstation candidates can attend the interview through skype video conferencing. They need to send their skype ID by email to tghosh[at] by 26.10.2019 along with scanned copies of relevant certificates and the proforma.

Dr Tuhin Ghosh
Email: tghosh[at]

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