Research Associate (RA) Recruitment in DIAT, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune, India

Faculty Position in Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune, India

Research Associate (RA) Recruitment in DIAT, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune, India

Designation/Position- Research Associate (RA) Recruitment

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT), Pune, India invites application for Research Associate (RA) Recruitment from eligible and interested candidates

About- The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT), a Deemed to be University u/s 3 of UGC Act, 1956 is a premier educational institution significantly contributing in the sphere of Human Resource Development for the Defence Forces by way of imparting education, research and training on Defence Technologies to the officers of Armed Forces, Scientists of the DRDO, Technical officers of the Ordnance Factory Board, Directorate of Quality Assurance, Defence Public Sector Undertakings and friendly foreign countries. The Institute is also active in carrying out result-oriented research as required for defence and
national security.

Research/Job Area- Mechanical Engineering

Location- Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT), Pune

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Name of PostNo. of PostsEducational Qualifications requiredUpper Age-Limit  Monthly Stipend PayableTenure
Research Associate (RA)  01  Essential: PhD or equivalent degree in Mechanical Engineering OR M.Tech/M.E. in Mechanical Engineering with 03 (Three) years of Research, Teaching or Design & Development experience with publication of at least one paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) Journal.

Preference:  Candidates possessing sound knowledge of Impact Dynamics, Fracture Mechanics, high strain-rate deformation behavior and necessary skill-set in using FEA software like LS-Dyna, ABAQUS etc. from Academic/R&D organizations.
Not to exceed 35 Years. (*)      Rs.66,960/- per month (Consolidated)  The position is temporary and is for a period of 03 years (OR) co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier.

Job/Position Description- 

Department of Mechanical Engineering of this Institute is looking for young Scientists/Engineers for the position of ‘Research Associate (RA)’ to work under ARMAMENT RESEARCH BOARD (ARMREB) Project entitled Numerical Analysis on Effect of Fragment Shapes on Damage of Targets in Ballistic Applications”.

Mode of interview is ‘ONLINE’ only. Date of interview will be intimated to the shortlisted candidates by email only. Candidates are advised to check their emails regularly.

How to Apply- 

A Brief bio-data duly signed, Application form (available under), Proof of Date of Birth, M.E/M.Tech mark sheets and PhD degree certificate may be sent to the email ID of the Co-Principal Investigator ( in PDF form as a single file, with a subject titled “Application for RAon or before 07 November 2021.

Issue of Offer of Appointment is subject to verification of all Original certificates and evidential documents/ project reports/publications in case of all claims by the candidate. 

For further details/clarification, please contact Dr. Sunil Nimje, Co-PI, Dept. of Mechanical Engg on Telephone No. (020) 2430 4204 / Mobile No. +91 9552847182. 

Last Date for Apply07 November 2021

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