Post Doctoral Research Fellowship at IISER Tirupati: Apply by November 14
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research IISER), Tirupati, an autonomous Institution of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India; Transit Campus: C/o. Sree Rama Engineering College, Karakambadi Road, Mangalam (P.O.), Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh-517 507, has invited applications under the Post Doctoral Research Fellowship (PDRF) Program.
The Program aims to enable highly motivated young researchers to conduct research in the frontier areas of Science and Technology.
These positions are open for those with 0-5 years of experience after obtaining Ph.D. degree in related areas. Those who have submitted their thesis and are awaiting award of degree may also apply. Applicants should provide evidence of having carried out high quality research during or after their Ph. D. program. The award will be initially for one year, with an extension for one more year after review of performance.
PDRFs have to get associated with a specific research group depending upon the research and facilities /mentorship required to carry-out research. PDFs are offered in the Department of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The areas and the faculty associated are given in the Notification at http://www.iisertirupati.ac.in/. The details of the faculty can be had at www.iisertirupati.ac.in/people/faculty.
Applicants will be shortlisted based on the quality of their research work and proposal. The final selection will be made based on all the above criteria, specific area of research and performance in interview.
Application: Applications are to be submitted online at the subject-based links given in the Notification, latest by 14th November, 2019.
Fellowship: Those producing Ph. D. Certificate will get a fellowship of Rs. 47,000/- p.m + HRA as per Govt of India rules. In case of those whose Ph. D. degree is awaited, the fellowship will be Rs.35,000/- p.m + HRA, subject to the fellow producing a letter from competent authority, stating that the thesis has been submitted and the final viva/defence is pending. Nominal research grant will be available under this program.
Applications of selected candidates may also be forwarded to DST-SERB through the Institute for consideration of financial support. Details of the SERB National Postdoctoral Fellowship (N-PDF) are available at http://www./serb.gov.in/npdf.php.
For details, visit http://www.iisertirupati.ac.in/.