Department of Civil Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/20

Date: 14/01/2019

Applications from highly motivated young persons are invited for one temporary project position as per the details given below:


Post: JRF (One)


Project Title: “A study of time effects on behavior of Pile-raft foundations” no: BRNS/CE/2018050


Minimum Qualification: M.Sc. or M. Tech (Civil Engineering) or BE/B.Tech. (Civil Engineering) with NET OR GATE

Candidate with background in Pile load test in field will be preferred.

Nature of Work:

To conduct field pile load tests including SPT, Seismic down hole tests and laboratory tests (cyclic triaxial tests and geotechnical tests) for soil sites from northern India. Development of material model for pile-raft foundation subjected compressive and lateral loads simultaneously considering time effects

Salary: Rs.25,000/- per month

Duration of appointment: One year with renewable for two more years or till the end of project whichever is earlier

Applications on a plain paper (or by email) should be submitted to the undersigned latest by Jan 25, 2019.


Applications will be sent to
Dr. Nihar Ranjan Patra
Department of Civil Engineering
IIT Kanpur, India – 208 016

Tel. 0512 -2597623 (off.)
Fax No.0512-2597395