Research Scientist Positions in BHU, Varanasi, UP, India

Research Associate (RA) Position Under DBT Project in BHU, India
Research Associate (RA) Position Under DBT Project in BHU, India

Research Scientist Positions in BHU, Varanasi, UP, India

Designation/Position- Research Scientist Positions in BHU

Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, UP, India invites application for Research Scientist Positions in BHU from eligible and interested candidates

About- Banaras Hindu University is an internationally reputed temple of learning, situated in the holy city of Varanasi. This Creative and innovative university was founded by the great nationalist leader, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, in 1916 with the cooperation of great personalities like Dr. Annie Besant, who viewed it as the University of India. Banaras Hindu University was created under the Parliamentary legislation – B.H.U. Act of 1915.

Research/Job Area- Geology (specialization in Mineralogy, Igneous petrology, and Geochemistry)

Location- Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, UP, India

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  • The candidates should be a Ph.D. in Geology (specialization in Mineralogy, Igneous petrology, and Geochemistry).
  • The upper age limit should not exceed 45 years (relaxable for 5 years for SC/ST/ Physically Handicapped/Female candidates).
  • All things being equal, SC/ST candidates will be preferred as per GOI rules.

Desirable qualifications: The candidate would be responsible for the maintenance/functioning of the forthcoming EPMA facility under this project and therefore should have experience in working on EPMA/SEM or related instruments and in interpretation of the data generated.

Job/Position Description- 

Research Scientist-B in DST Project P07/569

Applications are invited for the post of Research Scientist-B witha consolidated salary of Rs. 67,320/- (including all admissible allowances as per Government of India rules) in a DSTSERB Sponsored Project entitled “Evolution of Indian Sub-continental Lithospheric Mantle: Insights from kimberlites, related rocks and mafic dykes”.

The post is sanctioned up to 31 December, 2020 and is temporary and co-terminus with the project.

How to Apply- 

Application on Plain paper giving Name, permanent and correspondence address, names of father and mother, telephone no. and e-mail address, details of educational career (starting from High School or equivalent) along with attested copies of all mark-sheets & certificates and details of any research or other experience, etc., should reach within 21 days of the advertisement to the Prof N.V.Chalapathi Rao, PI, DST Project (P07-569), Centre of Advanced Study in Geology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005, U.P (e-mail:

No TA/DA will be paid if called for an interview.

Last Date for Apply– 24 September 2020

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