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Indian Institute of Astrophysics, IIA

Last Date - 11-03-2019
City / State - Bangalore , Karnataka
Education - Ph.D
Advt. No. - IIA/01/2019 dated 30.01.2019
Indian Institute of Astrophysics, IIA

Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA) is an autonomous academic national institution of the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, dedicated to research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Allied Sciences & Technology. The Institute has its main campus in Koramangla, Bengaluru and CREST campus at Hosakote, Bengaluru. It operates field stations at Kavalur & Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu, Gauribidanur in Karnataka and Leh/Hanle in Ladakh region of Jammu & Kashmir.

The Institute has a strong commitment to outreach programs including school and college programs, mentoring students, running workshop. Applications are invited from dynamic and highly motivated persons to work at IIA, Bangalore for the following position:

Post Name Scientist C
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Level-11 (VII CPC) Pay Range: Rs. 67700 to Rs. 208700/ PB-3,GP- Rs. 6600 (VI CPC)
Educational Qualification

Ph.D in any area of astronomy with a demonstrated ability to conduct outreach programs for students and the broader public.
Desirable Qualification: Must be fluent in English with a working knowledge of Kannada. Fluency in Hindi and Tamil desired.
Experience: The candidate must have been awarded a PhD with good research contributions and two years experience, preferably with an outreach focus. Deserving candidates may be considered for a higher position

Age Limit 37 years

Place of Posting : Bengaluru

How to Apply - Eligible candidates shall apply online through Institute website www.iiap.res.in/jobs. Candidates shall take a print of the application after submission and send the printed application along with self attested photocopy of requisite certificates. Online applications not followed by printed copy along with the enclosures will not be considered.

Candidates meeting the above requirements, may forward their application in the format attached to this advertisement together with copies of certificates of educational qualification and experience certificate super scribing “Application for the post of ______________” on the envelope to the Administrative Officer, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Koramangala II Block, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore – 560 034.

Opening date for on-line registration - 30.01.2019
Closing date for on-line registration - 01.03.2019
Last date for receipt of printed online application along with enclosures is 11.03.2019