IISER Tirupati has an active Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (PDRF) Program to enable highly motivated young researchers to conduct research in the frontier areas of Science and Technology. Applications are invited twice a year, in April and October, for the appointment of post-doctoral fellows in the various research areas.
These positions are open for those with experience of 2 years or less, from the date of award of PhD degree. Those who have submitted thesis and are awaiting award of degree can also apply. Such cases, if selected, will be considered as extended Senior Research Fellows till the degree is awarded.
Rs. 47,000/- p.m + HRA as per GoI rules if the candidate produces the Ph. D. Certificate. Otherwise, Rs. 35,000/- p.m + HRA as per GoI rules for those candidates whose Ph. D. degree is awaited. However, the candidate must produce a letter from competent authority stating that the thesis has been submitted and the final viva/defence is pending. The nominal research grant will be available under this program.
How to apply?
Interested candidates should contact faculty working in the research areas mentioned below at IISER Tirupati and identify a research project with the mentor to host the Fellowship.
For Mathematics: Submit your application here
- List of research areas in mathematics is available here
For Chemistry: Submit your application here
- List of research areas in chemistry is available here
For Biology: Submit your application here
- List of research areas in biology is available here
For Physics: Submit your application here
- List of research areas in physics is available here
Candidates will be shortlisted based on the quality of their research work and proposal. The final selection will be made based on all the above criteria, a specific area of research and performance in the interview.
Last Date for application for all streams: June 10, 2020.
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