Applications are invited for the temporary position of 01 Project Associate position in a research project on “Flood risk assessment in tropical rivers in the Anthropocene and under climate change scenario using hydro-geomorphic modeling” funded by MHRD through STAR funding programme.
Master’s degree in Earth Sciences/ Civil Engineering/ Environmental Engineering/ Geospatial Sciences/ Hydrology/ Climate change or related area. Candidates should have valid GATE/NET card. Candidates selected through National level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institution such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MRD, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc, IISER etc will also be considered.
Candidates with more than two years of experience as JRF or equivalent position and on the basis of their performance in the interview will be considered for the higher salary range.
The researcher will work in the area of river science, hydraulic modeling and geospatial engineering. The project work includes field investigation. The researcher will be expected to carry out field work and lab analysis related to project activities.
Total project duration is three years. The position will be for one-year duration, which will be extended upto 3 years on the basis of satisfactory performance and availability of project fund.
Rs. 31,000 to 35,000 pm + 24% HRA* (* If applicable).
Interested candidates are encouraged to fill this form before 30th Jan, 2021. For any queries, please send an email to Dr Vikrant Jain, Professor, Earth Sciences (vjain[at]iitgn.ac.in) before 30th Jan, 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be informed and called for interview which will be held in online mode.