INDIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE CULTIVATION OF SCIENCE
Jadavpur, Kolkata - 700032
Date:29. 07. 2022
Research Associate-I position in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS
Applications are invited for the appointment of Research Associate-I in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS. The deadline of receiving applications is 16.08.2022. Interview will be on 22.08.2022 through online mode.
Name of the post : Research Associate-I
Number of post : One (01)
Research Area: Low temperature magnetism
A candidate should have a first class M. Sc. degree in Physics, with minimum average of 55% marks both in B.Sc.(Hons.) and M.Sc. examinations, along with a good overall academic record and has obtained Ph.D. or due to submit thesis within three months, with research experience supported by publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of Condensed matter physics. Candidate must have expertise in pyroelectric and magnetic measurements by using PPMS, SQUID etc.
Fellowship: Rs. 47,000/- (for RA-I) or Rs. 35,000/- (Bridge Fellow) per month + HRA as per rules of the Association.
i) A selected candidate holding a Ph.D. degree at the time of joining will receive the fellowship of the RA-I position from the date of joining.
ii) A selected candidate who is yet to receive Ph.D. degree may join only after the submission of his/her thesis within the time-limit mentioned earlier subject to documentary proof of the thesis submission. Such candidates will draw a fellowship amount as appropriate to a bridge fellowship as per the rules of IACS and will be eligible to receive the full RA-I fellowship from the award date of the doctoral degree, supported by documentary proof.
Tenure of Fellowship: Six months from the date of joining.
The position is purely temporary, and the candidate will not have any right to claim (explicit or implicit) any permanent post in the Institute. No TA will be admissible for attending the interview. Interview will be held via electronic media such as Skype/Google Meet/Zoom platform. Applicants may send their application containing complete bio-data including publication list to Professor Saurav Giri, School of Physical Sciences, IACS, via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org latest by 16th August, 2022. The subject line of the e-mail should be “Application for RA-I position (followed by the advertisement number)”.
Shortlisted candidates will be notified regarding the interview details via email to attend the Online Interview.
For further details and clarifications, if any, the candidates may contact:
Prof. Saurav Giri
Senior Professor, School of Physical Sciences
Indian Association for Cultivation of Sciences