Project Assistant (Biological Sciences) at IISER Kolkata

Applications are invited for Project Assistant (Biological Sciences) at IISER Kolkata. The last date of application is 31 July 2022.

Position Details

A position for a Project Assistant is available in the research group of Dr. Anuradha Bhat, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, IISER Kolkata. The research work involves the study of freshwater fish communities in Central Indian stream systems to understand the patterns of species distributions and their ecological drivers.

Project Title

Monitoring freshwater fish population in selected Indian landscape with reference to changing climatic variables.

Eligibility

  • Basic Eligibility Criteria: M.Sc. in Biology, Zoology, Environmental Sciences/ Ecology with minimum 75% marks or minimum CGPA of 7.5.
  • Important additional requirements: Experience in conducting ecological studies, including expertise in fish sampling, fish taxonomy, stream ecological data collection.
  • Age limit: Must not be over 28 years as on Jan 31, 2022 which is relaxable for certain reserved categories as per rules of Government of India.

Duration

Initially for a period of 12 months extendable for a further period subject to satisfactory performance of the incumbent and availability of funds.

Salary

Maximum up to INR 25,000 +HRA per month (as per Institute norms).

Application

A detailed CV prior to the interview must be emailed to anuradhabhat[at]iiserkol.ac.in latest by 31st July 2022.

Notification of Project Assistant (Biological Sciences) at IISER Kolkata