IIT Ropar invites applications for Junior Research Fellows (JRF) under DST Funded projects for the year 2020. Interested candidates can check out full details below.
Junior Research Fellow
Project Title: Microgreen roofing
Duration: 2 years or till the completion of the project, whichever is earlier. However, the progress of the candidate shall be reviewed in regular interval for further extension.
Emoluments: Rs. 31000/-+HRA per month for 2 years and Rs. 35000/- per month for 3rd year and beyond in case the same JRF converts into a regular research scholar. Hostel and mess facilities may be provided on payment basis, if available or HRA would be provided.
Essential: Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with desirable background in automation or design OR Master’s degree in Civil Engineering with background in modeling of unsaturated flow/ soil-water-plant interaction with hands-on experience of HYDRUS or similar tools OR Master’s degree in Agriculture Engineering with desirable background in horticulture or agriculture automation. All applicants must be GATE/NET qualified, however score need not be valid at the time of application.
Desirable: Basic knowledge of horticulture or agriculture and roof top gardening. Hands-on experience in field work. Good knowledge of automation and CAD modelling and analysis of experiments.
Application: The applicants must submit complete applications here latest by July 27, 2020.
Contact: Dr. Prabir Sarkar (PI), email: prabir[at]iitrpr.ac.in.
Junior Research Fellow
Project Title: Investigation of Mechanisms of Biological Transport Phenomena on Cellular Network Utilizing Analytical and Computational Tools.
Duration: 3.0 years or till the completion of the project, whichever is earlier.
Emoluments: As per DST rules – @31000-31000-35000/-pm.
Essential Qualifications:‘Master’s degree in Mathematics/Physics’ or in any related discipline with NET. A good academic record with a minimum of 60% marks (or 6.5 Grade Point out of 10) in Master’s.
Desirables: Good knowledge of programming, strong analytical skills and creativity.
How to Apply: Application form is given on the following sheet. Along with the completely filled form the applicant should email akgupta[at]iitrpr.ac.in on or before 27 July 2020. A one page cover letter describing background and motivations, Curriculum Vitae and Contact information of at least one referee. Please write in the subject line: Application for the post of Junior Research Fellow.
Contact: Dr Arvind Kumar Gupta (PI), Tel: +91-1881-242288 (Office) and Email: akgupta[at]iitrpr.ac.in.