Department of Earth Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect/R&D/2021/204

Applications are invited for a temporary position in a SERB sponsored research project entitled "Characterization and Monitoring of Contaminant Plume Migration from Waste Dump Sites in Shallow Aquifers Using Time-Lapse Geophysical Studies Coupled with Geochemical Analyses and Associated Hydrogeological Modelling". The details of the project and qualification requirements are given below:

Name of Post: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Number of Posts: One

Consolidated Salary Range: 31000/- per month

Duration: 12 months (Extendable depending upon satisfactory performance or availability of funds)

Minimum Qualification and Exp: M.Sc. or M.Tech. in Applied Geophysics/Geophysics/related field with minimum one year of working experience in acquisition and processing of geophysical data.

Desirable Qualification and Exp: Candidates with working experience in electrical resistivity tomography (ERT) data acquisition, monitoring well establishment, related data analysis, and hydrogeological modelling are preferable.

Last Date for Receiving Applications: 17 September 2021

How to Apply: Interested applicants must submit their application electronically to the link below:

The selection will be based on an online interview on Zoom or Google Meet. Candidates shortlisted for the interview will only be informed by email.

Dr. Animesh Mandal
Project Investigator
Department of Earth Sciences
I.I.T Kanpur -208016