IIST Thiruvananthapuram Recruitment Jan 2019 for Post Doctoral Fellowship Posts
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) Thiruvananthapuram has invited applicaiton from the eligible Indian Citizens for the recruitment of the Fellowship posts. Details of the recruitment are given below:
Name of Post:
Post Doctoral Fellowship Programme
40 years as on last date receipt of application.
1. Ph.D degree in Astronomy/ astrophysics or a related discipline. Ph.D must have been secured within five years of date of submission of the application. Candidates who have submitted their Ph.D thesis and are awaiting appraisal are also eligible to apply.
2. Experience in astronomical data analysis. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in analyzing interferometry data.
3. Experience in programming languages such as IDL and Python desirable.
4. Applicant should have good oral and written communication skills in scientific English.
The Fellowship will be Rs.40,000/- per month.
The minimum duration of PDF position will be twelve months. The tenure will be either extended on annual basis or closed purely based on a performance review on completion of one year of joining as PDF.
Mode of Selection:
Short listed applicants will be invited for a seminar-cum-interview on the topic of research.
How to Apply:
Eligible applicants may submit their Curriculum Vitae (along with the research proposal) electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to: Sr. Administrative Officer, Recruitment & Review Section, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Valiamala PO, Nedumangad, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 547, Kerala. Applications sent by post should be superscribed as “Application for IIST PDF Programme”.
Last date of receipt of application: January 31, 2019.