Advertisement for Walk-in Interview for a Project Fellow/ Associate Position for an UGC-DAE CSR (Kolkata) funded project.

Applications are invited from motivated and eligible Indian citizens for a position of Project Fellow / Associate in a UGC-DAE CSR (Kolkata) sponsored research project entitled " Synthesis and study of novel semiconductor materials through ion beam irradiation " under the supervision of Dr. Debasish Datta, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Presidency University, Kolkata.

Details of designations, requirements and fellowship rates are given below:

Designation

Remuneration

Minimum Qualifications

Project Fellow

Rs 14,000/pm + HRA

2nd Class M.Sc with a minimum of 55% marks in Physics

Rs 16,000/- pm + HRA

After 2 years as a Project Fellow, if the research work is found satisfactory on assessment (by a 3 member expert committee with an external member) with at least one research paper in a reputed journal out of the work done under the project.

Project Associate-I

Rs 25,000/- pm + HRA

2nd Class M.Sc in Physics with a minimum of 55% marks in the subject concerned + GATE / NET-JRF / Lectureship (UGC-CSIR joint test ) / SLET

Project Associate-Il

Rs 28,000/- pm + HRA

After 2 years as a Project Associate-L If the research work is found satisfactory on assessment (by a 3 member expert committee with an external member) with at least one research paper in a reputed journal out of the work done under the project.

Following qualifications are desirable but not mandatory:

a) Previous research experience in experimental material science (material synthesis and characterization) and good programming skills with experience in data analysis and/or simulations.

b) Good oral and written communication skills in English.

Tenure of project: The position is for a fixed-term period of one year and extendable up to three years.

Application process: Please bring the photo-copies of the following documents and originals with you on July 19th, 2019 (12:30 P. M.) at the Department of Physics, Baker Building, Presidency University, 86/1 College Street, Kolkata 700073.

1. A brief account of the applicant's research interests and motivation for applying for the position

2. CV

3. Master’s dissertation (if any)

4. Transcripts and/or diplomas showing completion of the Bachelor's and Master's degrees, or official confirmation that the Master's thesis has been submitted.

5. Relevant certificates/references.

6. Any publications in your name.

You need to email your current CV and one page write-up about your own research vision along with the name of at least one referee (someone who can provide feedback on your academic background) to the PI (debasish.physics@presiuniv.ac.in) by July 15th, 2019.

Note:

1. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

2. All the terms & conditions for this recruitment will be as per the guidelines of UGC, Govt. of India and Presidency University, Kolkata.

For further details please contact the PI via email.

How to Find Us

Presidency University
86/1 College Street
Kolkata 700073
Contact details Presidency University Students Corner

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