Junior Research Fellow at ICMR-NIRRH, Mumbai- Apply by 30 Sept. 2020

Designation/Position- Project Associate-I/JRF at IIT Mandi

IIT Mandi, India invites application for Project Associate-I/JRF Positions from eligible and interested candidates

Project Associate in Sustainable Agriculture Division, TERI (The energy And Resources Institute)

Research/Job Area- Mathematics/Applied Mathematics (or equivalent)


  • Essential Qualification: M.Sc. in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics (or equivalent) with minimum 60% or 6.0 CGPA at 10-points scale.
  • Desirable:
    • Consistently good academic record.
    • Valid Gate Score Card / NET in the relevant area.
    • Good background in Optimization Techniques and Soft Computing.
    • Programming and logical skills and hands-on experience on programming in Python/C/C++ etc.
    • Good command over English language and experience of writing technical/scientific project report.

Job/Position Description- 

  • Project Title: Development of decision support systems integrating parallel adaptive heuristic algorithms for large-scale multi-objective optimization problems for socio-economic and environmental planning.
  • Principle Investigator: Dr. Manoj Thakur (Associate Professor, School of Basic Sciences)
  • E-mail: manoj@iitmandi.ac.in
  • Funding agency: DST
  • Designation: Project Associates-I/JRF
  • Number of Posts: 02
  • Salary: ₹ 15,000 – 31,000/- per month. (Depending on qualifications, experience, and suitability.)
  • Duration: The initial appointment will be for a period of six months and may be extended further subject to the performance of the candidate, availability of funds, project duration, and requirements.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Algorithm development, programming implementation, and evaluation.
  • Detailed report writing of the work.

How to Apply- Interested and eligible candidates may send the soft copy of their resumes in the attached format (with the file name “DST_firstname_lastname”) along with the scanned copies of the relevant documents to E-mail ID: manoj@iitmandi.ac.in with subject line Application for project position.

Call for interview:

  • Only shortlisted candidates would be intimated by e-mail to appear in the online interview.
  • No other communications in this regard will be entertained

Last Date for Apply– 22 September 2020

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