Research Associate Under DST Funded Project at IIT Kanpur 

Applications are invited for Research Associate Under DST Funded Project at IIT Kanpur. The last date of application is 16 August 2022.

Position Details

Eligibility

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D. (Physics / Mathematics / Earth Science/Geoinformatics) OR Three years of experience of research after MSc (Mathematics/Physics/Earth Science) with at least one research paper in (SCI) journal OR Three years of experience of research after MTech (Civil /Computer Science / Electricals / Electronics / Mining / IT /Geoinformatics) with at least one research paper (in SCI) journal.

Desirable: Candidate MUST have prior research experience in broad area of Geodetic science and should be familiar with use of different geodetic instruments and software. Good mathematical skills programming proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g. MATLAB, C/C++, Python, FORTRAN) is necessary. In addition, the candidate MUST possess excellent writing and communication skills.

Nature of Job

The candidate may be required to develop routine programs for regular processing, archival, analysis and sharing of data collected from multiple geodetic sensors. He / She would be responsible for efficient performance and maintenance of geodetic facilities at the centre.

Other responsibilities include developing and writing new research proposals for submission to national and international organizations, mentoring students, preparing project reports, preparing course contents for short term courses/ workshops/ conferences, and assisting in ongoing research projects.

Salary

Rs. 54,000 per month + HRA as per Institute norms.

Duration

Initially for one year; may be extended further depending on performance.

Application

Send your resume indicating (a) experience in aforementioned areas and (b) your approach/ understanding as to how you will be able to contribute to National Centre for Geodesy at IIT Kanpur in 600 words (in one page), to the undersigned on or before August 16, 2022.

Contact

Dr. Onkar Dikshit
Principal Investigator and Coordinator
National Centre for Geodesy
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208016
Tel: +91-512-259 7937 (O)
Email: ncg@iitk.ac.in

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