Applications are invited from motivated and eligible Indian citizens for a position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a SERB-DST sponsored research project entitled “Challenging General Relativity at the largest scales: A systematic investigation of cosmological perturbations in modified gravity” under the Principal Investigator (PI) Dr. Jibitesh Dutta, Assistant Professor, Mathematics Division, Department of Basic Sciences and Social Sciences (BSSS), North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU).
Educational Qualifications: M.Sc. in Mathematics/Physics and selected through a process described through any one of the following :
Desirable: Preference will be given to those candidates having basic knowledge of General Relativity, Non-linear Dynamics and experience of handling computational software.
Age: Not more than 28 Years. Age relaxation will be provided as per DST-SERB norms.
Duration of the project: Three years and the post is co-terminus with the duration of the project. Candidates selected for this position may get Ph.D. admission provided he/she satisfies the eligibility criteria for Ph.D. program of NEHU.
Fellowship: Rs.31,000/- per month + HRA for 1st and 2nd year and Rs. 35,000/- per month + HRA for the 3rd year. House Rent Allowance (HRA) as per DST guidelines will be provided.
How to apply: Interested candidates should send their applications with latest Curriculum Vitae to the PI preferably by email with subject mark as “Application for JRF under SERB-DST” on or before 10th May, 2019. The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview through email. A hard copy of completely filled up application along with self-attested copies of testimonials, two copies of recent passport size colour photograph and one recommendation letter are to be produced during the interview.
For further details please contact:
Dr. Jibitesh Dutta
PI, Department of BSSS, NEHU, Shillong.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com
Office No. 0364-2723659, Mobile: 9863021745.