Advertisement Number: P.Rect/R&D/2021/231
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) invites application for the position Post Doctoral Fellow
Essential Qualification: Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering / Atmospheric Chemistry / Civil Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Chemistry or related fields Experience with air quality monitoring background in big data analysis Ability to cooperate in an interdisciplinary and international team Very good communication,English language, and organization skills
Desirable qualification: Good publication record in high impact journals inthe relevant subject. Programming skills
Nature of Work Data from the low-cost sensors will be linked to health related data collected from the project. Long-term field evaluations will be done using sensor-based air quality monitoring technology. One of the aims would be to understand the effects of biofuel burning for cooking in rural India.Data processing, curation and analysis has to be done meticulously to find relevant patterns.
Duration of Appointment: The appointment for the above post is for One year. Renewal will be subjected to the performance of the candidate. The post is purely temporary and on a contractual basis.
Consolidated salary: 50,000 per month
The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. The selection will be based on online interview. Short listed candidates will be informed with an email about the date of interview.