Job Description (Research Associate):
An online walk-in interview will be held as per the given date & time in the schedule mentioned
below for the filling up the different research positions of Research Associate (01) and Junior Research Fellow (05) in the research project titled “DST’s CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE ON WATER RESOURCES, CRYOSPHERE AND CLIMATE CHANGE STUDIES” in the Department of Geology, Sikkim University. The appointment will be made initially for 3 months and can be extendable till the completion of the project subjected to the satisfactory performances. The positions are purely temporary and will co-terminus with the project. The details of the
positions are mentioned below:
A. Position: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of Vacancy: 05 (five)
Essential qualifications: Post Graduate Degree in Environmental Sciences/Glaciology/Geology/ Geophysics/Remote Sensing and GIS/Geoinformatics/Sciences/any other relevant disciplines with NET/GATE or any national level examinations conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions such as DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc., IISER, etc.
Desirable qualification: Experience in Geophysical studies, climate change studies, glacial studies, mathematical modelling, Chemical analysis, Remote Sensing and GIS software’s and data interpretation.
Other Information: The selected candidate would be allowed to enroll in the PhD course at Sikkim University under the conditions (i) he/she is eligible as per the norms of Sikkim University (ii) and, position is available. The candidates need to inform at least three months in advance in case of leaving the project.
Remuneration: Rs.31,000.00 + 8% HRA per month for first two years and Rs.35,000.00 + 8% HRA for third year onwards subject to performance.
B. Position: Research Associate (RA)
Number of Vacancy: 01 (One)
Essential qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Environmental Sciences/Glaciology/Geology/ Geophysics/ Climate Change Studies/Water Resources/Atmospheric Sciences/Remote Sensing and GIS/Geo-informatics/Sciences/any other relevant discipline or having three years of research, teaching, and design and development experience after ME/M.Tech. with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.
Desirable qualification: Expert in climate change modelling studies, Glacial studies,
mathematical modelling, Chemical analysis, Remote Sensing and GIS software’s and data
interpretation. Excellent report writing skills etc.
Other Information: The candidates need to inform at least three months in advance in case
of leaving the project.
Remuneration: Rs.47,000.00 + 8% HRA per month for first two years and Rs.49,000.00 +
8% HRA for third year onwards subject to performance.
How to apply
• Interested candidates with adequate qualifications and appropriate experience in may appear
for online walk-in Interview on 19th July 2021 at 10.00 AM through google meet.
•The link for online walk-in Interview is https://meet.google.com/xoi-eavv-qrk
•The candidates need to report for online walk-in Interview before 12.00 PM. No candidates
will be allowed to join After 12.00 PM.
•Only eligible candidates in relevant subject/specialization with good academic records will
•For any clarification contact: firstname.lastname@example.org/+91-8100420032/+91-9873122054
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