Advertisement No. PER/05/2019
Applications are invited from young Doctorates/Post-Graduates/ Post Graduate
Engineers for selection of Research Associates, Research Fellows at the Institute.
1) IITM Research Associates/ 10 nos (Reservation SC- 2, ST-1, OBC-2, EWS-1, UR - 4)
Essential Qualifications: A Doctorate degree from a recognized University in
Meteorology/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Oceanography/ Physics/ Applied Physics/ Geophysics
with Meteorology as main subject/ Mathematics/Applied Mathematics/ Statistics/ or
equivalent subjects. Well acquainted in computer programming, Linux etc. and having
publications in peer reviewed journals related to atmospheric/oceanic/climate sciences.
Candidate should have minimum 60% aggregate mark in the Master’s degree.
Desirable Qualifications: Demonstrated skill in weather and climate modeling/
observational techniques and data analysis etc. supported by peer reviewed publications.
Age Limit:35 years as on 15.05.2019
Stipend: Rs. 47,000/-p.m. plus admissible HRA
2) IITM Research Fellows/ 20 nos.(Reservation SC- 3, ST-3, OBC-7, EWS-2, UR–5)
Essential: Post Graduate degree with minimum 60% Marks in (Physical Sciences [includes
Physics/Applied Physics/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Meteorology/ Oceanography/ Climate
Science/Geophysics with Meteorology as one of the subject/Environmental Sciences/
Electronics / or equivalent subjects] / Chemical Sciences [includes Chemistry/ Physical
Chemistry/ Inorganic Chemistry/ Organic Chemistry/ or equivalent subjects]/ Mathematical
Sciences [includes Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/statistics/ or equivalent subjects]
with CSIR-UGC NET (including Lectureship) /GATE at par with DST O.M. SR/S9/Z-08/2018
dated 30.01.2019. OR
M.Tech. with minimum 60% Marks in (Atmospheric/Oceanic Sciences or equivalent subject)
with CSIR-UGC NET (including Lectureship)/GATE/qualified OR Master degree with
minimum 60% marks from any branch of Engineering along with CSIR-UGC NET (including
Candidates who have qualified CSIR-UGC-NET (including Lectureship) /GATE and appeared
for final year of M.Sc./ M.S./ M.Tech./ M.E. can apply for the post and should write their
aggregate marks upto the latest semester they have appeared but their appointment is subject
to having passed the M.Tech./M.Sc./M.S./M.E. examination as evidenced by mark
sheets/provisional degree certificate. Selected candidates are required to complete Ph.D. in
Atmospheric/ Oceanic Sciences under the guidance of research scientists of this Institute.
Candidates should have studied Physics or Mathematics at Bachelor’s degree.
Desirable: Demonstrated computer programming Linux, UNIX, Windows/Fortran/C etc.
Age Limit: 28 years as on 15.05.2019
Stipend: Rs.31,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA
Candidates who would like to avail fellowship from CSIR/UGC/DST-INSPIRE and work as
JRF in IITM are also encouraged to apply. Such candidates need to specify in the online
application form about their preference of fellowship (whether availing IITM Research
Fellowship or CSIR/UGC/ DST-INSPIRE fellowship).