Opening for a DST Sponsored INSPIRE Project: Junior Research Fellow

The National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Pune [NCRA] of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research [TIFR] (an autonomous institute under the umbrella of the Department of Atomic Energy of the Government of India) is an internationally reputed research institute.  NCRA–TIFR is located inside the Pune University Campus.  Facilities operated by NCRA-TIFR include, the Ooty Radio Telescope (ORT) and the Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope (GMRT). Located about 80 KM north of Pune, GMRT is the world’s largest radio telescope at metre wavelengths. NCRA is on the lookout for suitably qualified candidates for a DST funded INSPIRE Project:

Junior Research Fellow: [1 post; UR; HQ: Pune]    Click here to apply online. 
[TME : Rs. 25,000/- Stipend + HRA]. Tenure Max. upto 31st March 2019.
Minimum Qualification: M.Sc. (Physics/Electronics) with minimum 60% marks from a recognized university with good knowledge of programming in Python.    
Desired Experience :  Experience of working on astronomy projects.
Nature of Job: Work involves analysis of radio frequency data in standard astronomy software, scripting in python and analysis of results.
Age: Below 28.

Note:  The position is temporary and will be maximum up to 31st March 2019.  The offer of fellowship does not confer on the Fellows any right of absorption or any degree. 

Last date for receipt of the applications is 25th August 2018.  Age, Qualification & experience will be reckoned as on 1st July 2018.  TME: Total Monthly Emoluments, HRA: House Rent Allowance.

How to apply: Candidates are encouraged to apply on-line at https://tinyurl.com/ncra2018-6. Those who cannot apply online, can submit hard copy in the prescribed format, in a sealed cover super-scribing the post applied for on the envelope to the Administrative Officer, NCRA-TIFR, Post Bag 3, Ganeshkhind, Pune University Campus, Pune 411007.  Applications received online/by post after the last date will not be considered. For details such as advertisement, application format, experience etc., visit https://tinyurl.com/ncra2018-6.


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