IIT Hyderabad invites applications for the post of one senior research fellow, on a time-limited contract for the year 2021. The last date of application submission is 24 March 2021.
- Name of Temporary Post: Senior Research Fellow (1 position)
- Name of Project: Center for Minamata Convention on Mercury
- Anticipated start Date: ASAP
- Position term: 6 months, up to a maximum of 1 – 1.5 year(s) (renewal will be made every 6 months, subject to satisfactory performance and continued fund availability)
Senior Research Fellow: Master’s in Environmental Science/Environmental Engineering/ Environmental Management, OR Master’s in Humanities/Social Sciences or a very related degree with specialization in policy research/ international policy or a very closely related field. and The candidate must be eligible to be a SRF in terms of criteria laid by agencies such as DST or MHRD (e.g. in terms of experience).
If only the condition of two years of experience after postgraduation is not met a candidate may be appointed for a JRF with subsequent reduction in remuneration.
Work will involve data collection, data analysis, preparation of reports, policy papers/reports, organization of workshops and symposiums with experts, help conduct local/regional/national capacity building exercises towards the Minamata Convention, website building.
Applications should send a CV and a scan of final degree(s) and/or grade sheet(s) by 11:59 PM on 24 March 2021, at ecgiith[at]gmail.com. Applicants that pass this screening will be called for a virtual interview asap. If selected, original degree certificate(s) would have to be produced.
Consolidated salaries: Senior Research Fellow- ₹45,000 p.m.