Post Doctoral Fellowship 2020 at IIT (ISM) Dhanbad [Stipend Rs 60k]: Applications Open

The Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) may be awarded for a maximum period of three years, with initial offer for a period of 1 year extendable on yearly basis on satisfactory progress as certified by the Performance Assessment Committee (PAC). However, on unsatisfactory progress he/she may be terminated.
The selected PDFs will be attached to regular faculty members of the Institute, who will act as mentors. They will be attached to mentors primarily for facilitating their research work. He/she will work with the mentors rather work under them. PDFs will be eligible to serve as co-guides for guiding students enrolled for projects/dissertation work along with their mentors.
Apart from the research pursued by the post-doctoral fellow, his/her services will be utilized by the Department for teaching and research assistance in the departmental work including teaching, evaluation, handling tutorials, laboratory classes and research projects execution.
Apart from research work, PDFs be encouraged to seek external funding by submitting research proposals to different funding agencies.


PhD holders (within 5 years of completion of Ph.D) with at least two papers (as first or corresponding author) in Journals of repute or SCI/SCIE is eligible to apply. PhD holders of IIT (ISM) will not be eligible to apply for a period of two years from the date of award of PhD.
Age Maximum 35 years (to be relaxed as per Government of India guidelines).

Application Processing and Interview

Applications received by the Office of Dean (R&D) will be forwarded to the concerned Departments Faculty Screening Committee for recommendation. The recommended candidates will be approved by the Central Faculty Screening Committee followed by interview. Such candidates will be reimbursed First AC to and fro fare from their place of stay by the shortest route for attending interview.

YearConsolidated Fellowship per month (inclusive of all)
1st yearRs. 60,000
2nd yearRs. 60,000+5% increment
3rd yearRs. 63,000+ 5% increment

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