Junior Research Fellows at Indian Statistical Institute; Apply by May 14
Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), 203, B. T. Rood, Kolkata- 700 108, an autonomous body funded by Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation, Govt of India, has invited applications for the recruitment of 10 Project linked Junior Research Fellows on purely temporary basis in the Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) funded by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi and undertaken by the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata on Data Science, Big Data Analytics and Data Curation.
Those selected will be engaged in designing basic algorithms for Machine Learning, Data Science, and Data Analysis with applications to Agricultural science, Health care, Bioinformatics, Medical Data Analysis, Video Surveillance, Social Media data analysis, Natural Language Processing, and text analytics, Geoinformatics, and Cosmology. The appointment will be initially for one year from the date of joining which may be extended later/ terminated earlier, depending on the availability of funds and performance of the Fellow.
Eligibility: (i) M.E./M.Tech. or equivalent degree in Computer Science/ Electrical Engineering/ Electronics/ Information Technology or M.Sc. in Statistics/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Electronics/ Computer Science (ii) Good knowledge in Computer Programming (C/C++/Java/Python) (iii) All through First Class.
Age: Should not exceed 35 years as on 1st April 2021, with usual relaxation for SC/ST/OBC and differently-abled candidates. Age relaxation may be given to outstanding candidates or candidates with relevant experience.
Pay: Rs. 31000/- plus House Rent Allowances as per rules of the Institute.
Applications can be submitted at the link provided at the Notification link at https://www.isical.ac.in/jobs. The applicant has also to upload a covering letter addressed to the Principal Investigator, Technology Innovation Flub (TIH) of the Institute as instructed in the Notification and submit self-attested documents specified in the Notification, latest by 14th May 2021.
Candidates having higher qualifications and relevant experience are encouraged to apply. Candidates appearing for the final year of the required degree may also apply.
Selection of shortlisted candidates will be through written test and/or online interview. The date of the written test and/or interview will be communicated to the shortlisted candidates in due course.
Specific queries, if any, may be directed to the E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org with cc to email@example.com, by 10th May 2021. For details, visit https://www.isical.ac.in/jobs