INDIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE CULTIVATION OF SCIENCE
Jadavpur, Kolkata - 700032
Date:04. 03. 2020
Name of the Post: Research Associate
Number of post : One (01)
Essential Qualifications : A candidate should have a first or high second class M. Sc. degree in Physics, with minimum average of 55% marks in B.Sc.(Hons.) and M.Sc. examinations, along with a good overall academic record and has obtained Ph.D. or submitted PhD thesis, with research experience supported by publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of Quantum Condensed Matter Physics. Preference will be given for candidates with research experience in the area of ab-initio electronic structure calculations.
Fellowship : As per rules of IACS.
Tenure of Fellowship: 1 year
The position is purely temporary and the candidate will not have any right to claim (explicit or implicit) to any post in the Institute. No TA will be admissible for attending the interview. Interview via video based facility such as Skype however is permissible subject to the availability of requisite connections.
The candidates may apply only via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with complete Curriculum Vitae (mentioning all educational qualifications with percentage of marks obtained, e-mail address, date of birth, contact number, permanent residential address), a list of publications, a research statement including future research plans and one letter of recommendation. The letters of recommendation may be sent directly to email@example.com by the referee.
Applications by e-mail should reach within 23-rd March, 2020. The subject line of the e-mail should be Full Name of the Candidate followed by “Application for RA-I/IDG/TRC/MARCH/2020”. The following faculty member may be contacted for any further query.
Prof. Indra Dasgupta
School of Physical Sciences
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur
Kolkata 700 032
Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the interview schedule.