Application in prescribed form (available in University sales counter on payment of Rs. 250/-) are invited from the candidates for recruitment of one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under DST-SERB Project entitled-“Modelling of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Paddy Fields through Conventional, System of Rice Intensification and Zero-tillage Practices in Burdwan District, West Bengal, India” in the Department of Environmental Science, The University of Burdwan.

Job Title – Junior Research Fellow

No.of.Posts – 1

Project Title – “Modelling of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Paddy Fields through Conventional, System of Rice Intensification and Zero-tillage Practices in Burdwan District, West Bengal, India”

Tenure – Three years

Age – Candidates should not be more than 28 years

Emoluments –

  • Rs. 25000.00 per month (1st and 2nd year)
  • Rs. 28000.00 per month (3rd year) as SRF HRA (@ 10%) of fellowship for candidates not availing University accommodation.

Qualifications

  • M.Sc. in Environmental Science/Zoology/Botany or M.Sc. (Agriculture) with Agronomy/Soil Science –with at least 55% marks (50% for SC/ST/PH) along with adequate training experience on field based research, knowledge in computer and ecological modeling
  • Must have qualified CSIR-UGC NET (JRF)/LS or GATE Examination

How to Apply:

The filled-in hard copy of the application should reach the Principal Investigator at the following address within 10 days from the publication of the advertisement in the University website:

Dr. Sudipto Mandal
Principal Investigator and TIC
Ecology and Environmental Modelling Laboratory
Department of Environmental Science
The University of Burdwan, Burdwan-713104, WB, India

In addition to the hard copy, the e-copy of the application should reach the Principal Investigator at [email protected] within the same time frame as above.

Shortlisted candidates will be intimated over e-mail about the date of interview.

Application Form may also be downloaded from University website www.buruniv.ac.in, in this case a demand draft of Rs. 250/- drawn in favour of the “Finance Officer, Burdwan University” must be enclosed.

Please mention the subject- “Project ID” on the top the sealed envelope containing the application.

Application Deadline – 31st May 2017

Application Format

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