IISER Pune invites applications for JRF and Project Assistant for different projects for the year 2020. Interested candidates can check out full details below.
Junior Research Fellow & Project Assistant (2 Posts)
Project Title: “Observation and Modelling of the water cycle in Chandra and Upper Alakhnanda basins”
Funding Agency: Ministry of Earth Sciences
Minimum Educational Qualification: M.Sc. in Physics / Geophysics / Climate Sciences OR B.E./ B. Tech. with relevant specialization.
Preference: Candidates with strong computer-programming (Python, C, C++) skills, and a good background in undergraduate physics and mathematics will be preferred.
Job Requirement: Incumbent is expected to work on developing models and performing numerical simulations of glaciers and rivers in the Himalaya.
Tenure of the appointment: Up to March 27, 2021
Salary: Project Assistant – Rs. 19,840 + 24% HRA per month. Project Fellow (Junior Research Fellow) – Rs. 31,000/-+ 24% HRA per month based on valid CSIR-NET / GATE, DBT – JRF or equivalent scorecard.
How to apply: Interested candidates can apply online via this page on or before 27 July 2020.
Name of the Project “Centre of Excellence in Epigenetics (Phase II)”
Funding Agency Department of Biotechnology (DBT)
Minimum Educational Qualification & Experience: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 3 years of experience in Administrative work, Accounting and Book-keeping, Proficient in editing/ database programs such as MS-Excel and Word processing.
Preference Candidates having experience and knowledge of any of the following: Scientific funding mechanisms, Grants management, Documentation, Accounting, Purchase related procedures, ERP and equivalent will be preferred. The incumbent should be prepared to travel between the collaborators’ labs to coordinate the project.
Tenure of the appointment Initially for a period of one year which may be extended subject to satisfactory performance of the incumbent and continuation of the project.
Consolidated emoluments Rs. 18,000/- + 24% HRA per month.
How to apply: Interested candidates should send the application in the prescribed format (convert into PDF Format) addressed to bio_app[at]iiserpune.ac.in on or before August 03, 2020. Please mention name of the “Post and Project Code-30816267” in the subject line of the email.