Research Associate (Physical Sciences) at IACS Kolkata

Applications are invited for Research Associate (Physical Sciences) at IACS Kolkata.

Position Details

Applications are invited through e-mail for the appointment of Research Associate-I in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS. The deadline of receiving applications will be 15 days from the date of publishing (13. 07. 2022) the advertisement.


A candidate should have a first or high second 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 submitted thesis and awaiting for the Ph.D. degree, with research experience supported by publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of Atomic Fermi-superfluidity.

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.


2 years from the date of joining as RA-I / Bridge fellow, subject to an evaluation after one year as per the rules of the Institute.


 Rs. 47,000/- (for RA-I) or Rs. 35,000/- (Bridge Fellow) per month + HRA as per rules of the Association.


Interview will be held on 28th July 2022 via electronic media such as Skype/Google Meet/Zoom platform. 

The candidates may apply only via email to msbd[at] and bdiacs[at] 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 three letters of recommendation. The letters of recommendation may be sent directly to msbd[at] and bdiacs[at] by the referees. 

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”.

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