Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (Ministry of Science and Technology) invites application from the eligible candidates for filling up the post of Researh Assosiates in NGF. The details related the post mentioned below. The Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun is an autonomous research institute of the Department of the Science & Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.
• Last Date for Submitting the Applications: 15 February 2014.
Details of Posts
Research Associates: 02 (Two)
(i) Ph. D. with first class M. Sc. Degree in Geology/Civil Engineering/Geophysics or allied subject and good publications in reputed journals.
(ii) Preference will be given to the candidates having basic knowledge of Geotechnical Engineering/Geology etc.
(i) Age Limit for the candidate should not exceeding 35 years as on the closing date for receipt of application (15 February 2014).
(ii) Age Relaxation maximum five (05) years for the candidates belonging to the SC/ST category/Women candidates/Physically Handicapped Persons and three (03) Years for the candidates belonging to the OBC category will be allowed.
(i) Consolidated Monthly Remuneration of Rs. 22,000/- Per Month plus admissible House Rent Allowance (HRA), presently @ 20%.
(ii) Upon satisfactory performance the remuneration may be enhanced in the subsequent years. Sufficient contingent grant for supporting field work etc. will be provided.
Tenure of Appointment
(i) Appointment will be initially for the period of one year, may be extended annually based on performance of work.
(ii) Only in exceptional cases the tenure will be extended beyond the initial period by maximum of two years.
(i) Selected candidates will be expected to independently pursue research on a self formulated project related to Himalayan Geology.
(ii) All Research Assosiates, applicants are therefore advised to send in brief write up of the project that they would like to pursue at Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology along with their application form.
How to Apply
(i) Applicant should apply for the post on the prescribed format of application form along with the attested copies of certificate of age, educational qualifications, experience etc.
(ii) If candidate is already employed, required ‘No Objection Certificate’ from the present employer should be enclosed alongwith application.
(iii) The duly complete application in prescribed proforma and copies of certificates should reach to the office of Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, 33, General Mahadeo Singh Road, Dehradun–248001. (Uttarakhand) on or before the closing date i.e. 15 February 2014.
(iv) Candidates called for Interview will be paid shortest second/ sleeper class train/bus return fare.
(v) The details related to post and the other terms and conditions will be available on the website www.wihg.res.in
The candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Written Test/Trade Test/Interviews, which might be conducted by the administration.