Designation/Position- Post-Doctoral Research Associate
IIT Ropar, India invites application for Postdoctoral Position at IIT Ropar in Indo-UK Collaborative Project from eligible and interested candidates
About- Indian Institute of Technology Ropar is an engineering, science and technology higher education institute located in Rupnagar, Punjab, India. Postdoctoral Position at IIT Ropar
Research/Job Area- Manufacturing or Industrial Operations Management or
Location- IIT Ropar
Essential Qualifications: Doctorate in Manufacturing or Industrial Operations Management or equivalent with at least one research paper in SCI (Science Citation Index) Journal.
Desirable: Experience in the field of Lean/Green/Sustainable Manufacturing.
Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the position of PDRA (Post-Doctoral Research Associate) to work in an Indo-UK collaborative project titled “Transforming India’s
Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable Food Supplies (TIGR2ESS)”. The project aims to use the supply chain analysis techniques to capture the value
chain for specific (crop/region) agricultural ecosystems. The study will quantify and model socioeconomic (e.g. regional urbanization) and industrial drivers in Punjab (North India) region impacting current and future ecosystems. Selected food supply systems will be analyzed from a scarce resource perspective, in particular water resources, examining crop based water use, and digital supply-chain technology interventions. The research work is a collaborative project of
Institute for Manufacturing (IfM), University of Cambridge UK, Punjab Agriculture University (PAU), Ludhiana and Indian Institute of Technology Ropar (IIT Ropar). The project staff (JRF) might also get an opportunity to visit University of Cambridge, UK.
Post 1: Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Duration: 8 Months or till the end of this project, whichever is earlier.
Emoluments: Fellowship amount is not a constraint for deserving candidates with an upper limit of 75000 per month.
How to Apply-
Interview Date: The applicants must send the following documents latest by January 05, 2021.
● A one-page cover letter describing background and motivation
● Application form duly filled-in
● Reference letter from at least one referee
The shortlisted candidates shall be called for interview (online or in-person). Please note that no TA/DA will be given to the candidates attending the in-person interview. For any related query, please contact:
Prof. Harpreet Singh
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar