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Project Fellow Under MoES Funded Project at IISER Kolkata: Apply by Sep 20: Expired

Applications are invited for Project Fellow Under MoES Funded Project at IISER Kolkata for the year 2021. The last date of application is 20 September.

Applications from highly motivated candidates are invited for a position of Project Fellow (one) to work in the MoES funded project ‘Attenuation structure of J&K Himalaya using Coda-Q tomography’. The objective of the project is to quantify seismic attenuation in the Jammu and Kashmir Himalaya using local earthquake waveforms recorded by a network of broadband seismological stations. The project position will be initially for a period of six months but could be extended subject to satisfactory performance.


Essential Qualifications:

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Geophysics/Geology/Earth Sciences
  • Physics and Mathematics as subsidiary/pass subjects in Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).
  • Minimum of 55% marks in M.Sc.

Desirable Experience: Prior knowledge of UNIX/Linux computing, shell scripting, Fortran/ Matlab programming and use of Mapping Tools (e.g. GMT) is highly desired.


Application has to be submitted through email to (hard copy application SHOULD NOT be sent). The application package should contain the following (in soft copy):

  • CV of the candidate
  • Brief statement of purpose (within 250 words) explaining the suitability of the candidate for the position
  • Self attested copies of B.Sc. and M.Sc. Certificate/Mark sheet(s) highlighting the essential qualifications (see above).


Application deadline is 20 September 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email and the online interview will be held via google meet platform in the last week of September 2021 (date to be notified over email).


The salary for the Project Fellow will be Rs. 25000 per month (consolidated) as per the rules.

Click here to view the official notification of Project Fellow Under MoES Funded Project at IISER Kolkata.

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