Advertisement for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in DST-SERB sponsored research project (EMR/2016/001723)
Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) Manora Peak Nainital-263002 Uttrakhand (India)
Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for research work in DST-SERB sponsored project (EMR/2016/001723) as per details:
Project Title: Devasthal optical telescope - AGN Reverberation Monitoring (DOT-ARM): Probing AGN black-hole masses and broad line regions
No. of posts: One
Minimum Qualifications: Post Graduate Degree in Physics or Graduate Degree in Computer science; with >55% and preferably with NET/GATE or Post Graduate Degree in Computer science.
Desirable & Job description: Computer programing skills in c++,c, pythons mysql and php. The major task will be to develop softwares for data analysis and automatisation of telescope operations based on remote control systems (cf. c++ based openware of http://rts2.org/ ) .
Age Limit: 28 years (maximum); Relaxation in the upper age limit/educational qualifications is admissible in case of SC/ST/OBC as per DST, Government of India rules.
Project tenure: 3 years; annually extendable based on satisfactory performances.
Fellowship: 25,000/- pm + HRA admissible as per DST rules (if campus hostel accommodation will not be available).
Application Format: Those interested in the project are requested to send their updated CV with the following application format:- (Personal particulars, Details of academic record (12th onwards), Research/Professional Experience)
Mode of Application: Applications including CV and correspondence address should reach the
Interview: The shortlisted candidates will be called for interview most likely on 8th January 2018 at Manora Peak Nainital; though the exact date and time of interview will be intimated to the short-listed candidates by email. The update about the processing of application will also be available in our online portal at: http://www.aries.res.in/~hum/jrf_dst/ . No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
Note: The above position is available immediately. The position is purely temporary and co-terminus with the aforementioned project. The services of the selected candidate will be governed by the rules/regulations of ARIES, but he/she will not be an employee of the Institute and shall have no claim for any benefit whatsoever on that account.
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