Ministry of Earth Sciences 2019 Careers
Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Ministry of Earth Sciences is inviting applications for Junior / Senior Research Fellowship vacancies. 30 vacancies are available for all categories. MSc Microbiology / Zoology and Botany candidates can check out all of the details on the same below:
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The MoES invites applications for Junior/Senior Research Fellow Program (MRFP) to be Coordinated by the Development of Skilled Manpower in Earth System Sciences (DESK-ESSC), in Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune. MRFP is Ministry’s dedicated JRF/SRF program where eligible fellows will be chosen through nation-wide selection procedures and subsequent interviews. Selection will be against each of the advertised positions as below. Selected fellows originally will undergo induction training in IITM (of four months duration) and will likely be sent to the respective MoES organizations according to given in the advertising. Selected candidates must complete PhD in applicable fields by registering to a university according to the norms of their respective MoES organization in which the fellow will be engaged in research. MRFP fellows will be provided with two-year JRF and 2-year SRF fellowship in accordance with the DST guidelines and will undergo the specified evaluation processes therein.
Position Code: CMLREMRFP-05
Subject: Biogeography, Ecology and biosystematics of crustaceans
No. of Positions: 01
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc in Marine Biology/ Zoology/ M.F.Sc
Desirable Qualifications: Experience in crustacean taxonomy and Biology/ Cruise participation/ Field Work.
Position Code: NCCR-MRFP03 (Coastal Pollution)
Subject: Coastal Pollution Risk Assessment
No. of Positions: 01
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. In Marine Biology/ Zoology
Desirable Qualifications: Experience in coastal pollution, and impact assessment of pollutants on Marine ecosystem by applying predictive models.
Position Code: NCCR-MRFP05 (Sea Water Quality Monitoring)
Subject: Seawater Quality Monitoring
No. of Positions: 01
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. Degree in Marine Biology / Botany/ Zoology/ Marine Microbiology/ Microbiology.
Desirable Qualifications: Research experience in Fieldwork, including the collection of marine samples, preservation, Analysis, data archival, Data processing and reporting.
Qualifications: In addition to the basic qualifications as above, the candidate must possess qualified NET/GATE/LS (CSIR/UGC/ICAR). Candidates appeared for the final year of M.Sc. / M.S./ M.Tech. Can apply for the post and should write their aggregate marks up to the latest semester they’ve appeared but their appointment is subject to having passed the M.Tech. /M.Sc. /M.S. examination according to mark sheets/provisional degree certificate.
Age Limit: 28 years as on the last date of application;
c) Stipend (JRF): Rs.31,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA;
d) Tenure: 04 years (as followed in DST standards )
For General and OBC Category: Minimum 60% aggregate mark in the qualifying exam is essential.
For SC/ST/Physically Handicapped Category: Minimum 55% aggregate marks in the qualifying examination is essential.
Candidates who’d like to avail the fellowship from CSIR/UGC/ICAR and work as JRF in MRFP are also encouraged to apply. Such applicants will need to specify in the online application form about their preference of fellowships (whether availing MRFP Research Fellowship or CSIR/UGC/ ICAR fellowship).
Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for physically handicapped and according to principle for ex-servicemen.
Reservation: According to GOI norms.
How to Apply:
All applications need to be sent online through the online application link at https://iitmjobs.tropmet.res.in/job/rarf-mrfp-2019.php. Hard copy applications won’t be accepted.
Candidates should apply against respective Position Code. Applicants are permitted to apply for more than 1 position. In any circumstances, wrong entry of position code won’t be rectified after the application is submitted. In the event of rectification required a fresh application may be filed within the last date of application
Last Date of Application: 15-June-2019
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