Research Associate-I at IIT Kanpur, India: Last Date for Apply– 13 January 2023

Regular Faculty Recruitment 2019 in IITK, IIT-Kanpur, UP, India

Designation/Position- Research Associate-I at IIT Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur invites applications for Research Associate-I at IIT Kanpur from eligible and interested candidates.

About- Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a public technical and research university in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act. Research Associate-I at IIT Kanpur

Research/Job Area- Physics / Mathematics / Earth Science/Geoinformatics

Location- Kanpur


Minimum Academic Qualification:Ph.D. (Physics / Mathematics / Earth Science/Geoinformatics)
Three years of experience in research after MSc (Mathematics/Physics/Earth Science) with at least one research paper in (an SCI) journal
Three years of experience of research after MTech (Civil /Computer Science / Electricals / Electronics / Mining / IT /Geoinformatics) with at least one research paper (in SCI) journal
Desirable:Candidate MUST have prior research experience in the broad area of Geodetic science and should be familiar with use of different geodetic instruments and software. Good mathematical skills and programming proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g. MATLAB, C/C++, Python, FORTRAN) is necessary. In addition, the candidate MUST possess excellent writing and communication skills.

Job/Position Description- 

Applications are invited for two Research Associate-I positions, initially for one year (extendable depending on the performance) in the DST-sponsored project DST/CE/2019123 entitled “National Centre for Geodesy” at IIT Kanpur. A description of this position is given below:

1. Research Associate-I

Duration:Initially, for one year, it may be extended further depending on performance.
Number of Positions:One
Nature of job:The candidate may be required to develop routine programs for regular processing, archival, analysis, and sharing of data collected from multiple geodetic sensors. He / She would be responsible for the efficient performance and maintenance of geodetic facilities at the center. Other responsibilities include developing and writing new research proposals for submission to national and international organizations, mentoring students, preparing project reports, preparing course contents for short-term courses/ workshops/ conferences, and assisting in ongoing research projects.
Salary:Rs. 47,000 per month + HRA as per Institute norms

How to Apply- 

Send your resume indicating (a) experience in the aforementioned areas and (b) your approach/understanding as to how you will be able to contribute to National Centre for Geodesy at IIT Kanpur in 600 words (in one page) to the undersigned on or before Jan 13, 2023.

Dr. Onkar Dikshit
Principal Investigator and Coordinator
National Centre for Geodesy
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208016
Tel: +91-512-259 7937 (O), Fax: +91-512-259 7395
Email: [email protected]

Last Date for Apply– 13 January 2023

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