INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (IISER) PUNE
(An autonomous Institution of Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India)
Dr Homi Bhabha Road,
Pune –411 008
ADVT. NO. : 56/2016
Recruitment for the post of “Project Assistant/Fellow” under funded project. Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country. Institute invites applications from Indian nationals for the following position on contract basis:
Name of the post Project Assistant /Fellow
Name of the project “Community plant-pollinator interactions at the landscape level” Funding Agency Deptt. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India Project code 30815181
Minimum qualification M.Sc. in any branch of life-sciences or equivalent degree with minimum 60% marks or Equivalent grade.
Additional percentage cut-off will be applied during the screening process. Preference Research experience in field based Ecology.
Background in Botany or Ecology. Experience with data handling for large voluminous data-sets & knowledge of statistical analysis (preferably 'R').
Job description This is a field-based research project and will involve extended stay in and travel to field locations (Kulathupuzha Reserve Forest, Kerala) and between collaborating institutes (IISER, Pune; GKVK, Bangalore; IISER, Thiruvananthapuram; JNTBGRI, Palode). Additional responsibilities will include data management, processing and analysis. Consolidated monthly emoluments
Candidates who have qualified any of the national level test like CSIR-UGC NET,GATE etc. and having valid score are eligible for Rs. 25,000/- per month + 30% HRA. Others will be eligible for Rs. 16,000/- + 30% HRA based on academic qualification
Tenure Initially for a period of one year, extendable for further period subject to satisfactory performance and continuation of the study project.
Not more than 28 years as on closing date of advertisement
How to Apply: Applicants should send the application (in the prescribed format only) by email addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 31 Aug, 2016. Please mention the name of the Post and Project code in the subject line. The tentative interview will be scheduled on 16th Sep, 2016 at IISER, Pune.