JRF Under DST-SERB Funded Project at TISS Guwahati

Applications are invited for JRF Under DST-SERB Funded Project at TISS Guwahati. The last date of application is 31 May 2022.

Position Details

Applications are invited for temporary appointment of one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) at the Centre for Ecology, Environment and Sustainable Development, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Guwahati Off-Campus.


The appointment will be on contract basis initially for a period of one year and will be extended further on yearly basis based on performance maximum up to three years under a DST- SERB funded project.

Project Title

“Occurrence of pharmaceutical and personal care products and Associated Antibiotic Resistance in the Aquatic Environment : A Correlation Perspective with urban Bionetwork”.


Essential Qualification

  • M. Sc. With minimum 60% marks in Environmental Science/ Chemical Science/ Biotechnology or allied subjects. NET/GATE qualified candidates will be given preference.
  • Candidates having experience of Field sampling, GLC/ HPLC analysis, microbiological studies/ antibiotics, and manuscript writing will be preferred.


  • As per SERB norms, with emoluments being Rs 31,000 + HRA p.m. for first two years, with annual performance review, and hiked to Rs 35,000 + HRA p.m. in the third year based on satisfactory performance (The relevant DST-SERB notification may be perused for further details and norms).
  • For non NET/GATE candidate: As per guidelines stipulated by DST-SERB.


Eligible candidates may submit an application along with up-to-date CV along with the soft copies of self-attested copies of certificates/ marksheet(s), NET/GATE certificate, Publications and testimonials by email at ritusmita100[at]gmail.com with the subject line marked as “JRF-SERB 2022”.


Last date of application is 31st May, 2022.

Notification of JRF Under DST-SERB Funded Project at TISS Guwahati