Applications are invited for Post-Doctoral Researcher (Civil Engineering) at IIT Gandhinagar for the year 2021. The last date of application is 5 September 2021.
IIT Gandhinagar (IITGN) invites applications for the position of post-doctoral researcher in an ongoing interdisciplinary project on Risk and Resilience Assessment of Networked Infrastructure Systems Subject to Hydrometeorological Extremes.
About IIT Gandhinagar
IIT Gandhinagar is committed to a holistic approach to education in engineering disciplines and beyond; cutting-edge research addressing global challenges; and giving back.
IIT Gandhinagar was founded in 2008 and is located in Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat on the banks of river Sabarmati. IIT Gandhinagar offers a unique undergraduate and graduate education experience in India with unmatched innovations in curriculum. We take pride in our student-centric philosophy resulting in a safe, nurturing, and empowering environment for students.
The institute promotes critical thinking and an appreciation of the interdisciplinary character of knowledge, with an emphasis on the liberal arts, project oriented learning, compulsory courses in design and the life sciences, diversity and globalization.
Essential Qualification: PhD in Civil Engineering or related fields
Preferred Skills: The prospective candidate is expected to have a strong background in the area of weather forecasting, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, and data analytics The candidates are expected to have strong analytical skills in statistics, physics-based modelling of earth systems (including coupled weather and hydrological systems), and should have experience in working with spatiotemporal datasets. The candidates must possess strong writing and computational skills.
As a postdoctoral researcher, the candidate is also expected to collaborate with other team members on long and short-term projects for a variety of organizations within India and worldwide. These projects include both basic and applied research on cutting edge issues and applied decision support related to the risk and resilience of critical infrastructure systems.
Candidates must send their applications via the Google Form on or before 5th September.
Prof. Udit Bhatia
Click here to view the official notification of Post-Doctoral Researcher (Civil Engineering) at IIT Gandhinagar.
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