IACS- Jadavpur, Kolkata Announce Position for Research Associate-I

Adv No: SSG/SP/008 Date:12. 02. 2021

Name of the post : Research Associate-I

Number of post : One (01)

Research Area : Gravitation, Cosmology, Astrophysics and High Energy Physics

Essential Qualifications :

  1. 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. examination.

  2. Candidate should have Ph.D. or due to submit thesis within three months with considerable research experience by publications in peer reviewed journals preferably in the field of Extra-dimensional/Higher Curvature Gravity and Physics of black hole accretion.

  3. A candidate who is expected to submit his/her Ph.D. thesis within three months from the deadline for this application mentioned above may also apply with a separate declaration letter given by the candidate’s supervisor mentioning the above three-month time-limit. This has to be submitted by the candidate along with his/her application.

A candidate having proven expertise in the field of Extra-dimensional/Higher Curvature Gravity and Physics of black hole accretion is desirable.

Fellowship- 47,000/- (for RA-I) or 35,000/- (Bridge Fellow) per month + HRA

The position is purely temporary, and the candidate will not have any right to claim (explicit or implicit) any permanent post in the Institute.

How to Apply- The candidates may apply only via email to tpssg@iacs.res.in

Email should contain-

  1. Complete Curriculum Vitae (mentioning all educational qualifications with percentage of marks obtained, e-mail address, date of birth, contact number, permanent residential address).

  2. A list of publications

  3. A research statement including future research plans and two letters of recommendation.

The subject line of the e-mail should be Full Name of the Candidate followed by “Application for RA-I position followed by the advertisement number”.

Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the interview schedule.

Application Last Date- 5 March 2021

Contact for any quarry -

Prof. Soumitra Sen Gupta,

Senior Professor, School of Physical Sciences,

IACS, Jadavpur, Kolkata-700 032,

Phone: +91-33-2473-4971; Extn.:2284

Email: tpssg@iacs.res.in

Official Website- http://iacs.res.in/research-associate-details.html?id=440

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