INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 49/2017
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
15DST010 :"Modelling Glacier Stored Water in Eastern Himalaya"
(Department of Science & Technology)
About the project: Main Objectives of the project are
i. Development of a simulation model to estimate spatial distribution of glacier depth in Eastern Himalayas.
ii. Observation and validation of glacier velocity and depth using GPS and GPR respectively for selected study glacier(s).
iii. To assess glacier stored water in Teesta river basin, Eastern Himalayas.
Position & Salary
Junior Research Fellow (1 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.25000/- p.m. + HRA
Candidates should have ME/M.Tech in Remote sensing/Geomatics. Or M.Sc in Geomatics/Geoinformatics with NET qualification. Good knowledge of SAR/Optical Image processing for glacier mapping, dynamics studies. Candidates with prior working experience in Glacier dynamics studies will be given preference. Candidates should be physically fit to carry out field work in harsh weather conditions.
Remote sensing based modelling of glacier Ice thickness,
Glacier field visits for GPR survey, Communicating Research papers to peer review journals, etc.
Note: If the selected candidate performs well for 1 year, he/she would be encouraged to register for PhD registration. Admission to PhD is subject to satisfying the department admission norms.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
7th April, 2017
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
Asstt. Registrar (R&D)
1.All Heads/In-charges of the Departments/Schools/Centres/Sections.