Post-Doctoral Fellow

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research
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ADVT. NO. 06/2020 (Apply on or before February 03, 2020) [Positions purely on Temporary and Contractual Basis] Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune is a premier autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, for promotion of high quality science education and research in the country. Institute invites applications from Indian nationals for the following positions purely on temporary and contractual basis: Name of the Post Post-Doctoral Fellow No. of posts 2 (Two) Discipline Data Science Minimum Educational Qualifications & Experience Ph.D. in Mathematics / Physics / Computer Science / Electrical engineering / Computational chemistry / related areas. 0-5 years of experience after the submission of PhD thesis Preference Candidates having a background in data science, machine learning or artificial intelligence will be preferred. Candidates should provide evidence of having carried out high quality research. Tenure of the appointment Initially for a period of one year, extendable for further period subject to satisfactory performance of the incumbent and availability of funds Consolidated emoluments Rs. 50,000/- per month Candidates who have submitted their thesis but not completed defense (i.e. candidates without a provisional certificate of having qualified for the degree), will be designated as Senior Research Fellow (SRF) and paid Rs. 35,000/- till the time of submission of Provisional Ph.D. certificate. Age PDF: Not more than 35 years as on closing date of advertisement SRF: Not more than 32 years as on closing date of advertisement. Last date of application February 03, 2020 Incumbent is expected to be associated with one or more faculty associated with the Department depending upon their research interests and infrastructural support / supervision required to carry out research. PDFs may be expected to assist in teaching one Data Science course each semester. For details of research pursued at IISER Pune, please visit https://www.iiserpune.ac.in/research/departments/data-science and http://www.iiserpune.ac.in/header/research How to apply: Candidates may apply by sending email to postdocapplications@iiserpune.ac.in on or before February 03, 2020 along with the following documents: 1. A covering letter that mentions the faculty with whom you would like to work The complete departmental faculty list, with details of their research, may be found at http://www.iiserpune.ac.in/header/research 2. A detailed academic CV including a complete list of publications. 3. A statement of research interests (Research Proposal): Submit a short research proposal not exceeding 2-3 pages (excluding bibliography and figures). Please consult the project proposals being offered . The statement should develop one of these project ideas further by developing potential strategies, and address the specific methodology likely to be useful. If you wish to consult the relevant faculty before finalizing the proposal, you are welcome to do so. Note: A recent passport size photograph and photocopies of relevant certificates and other testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience etc. will be collected at the time of selection process. Applicant must bring all the original certificates at the time of selection process for the purpose of verification, along with one set of self-attested photocopies. General Information / details about the posts 1. The appointment is purely temporary and will terminate automatically without any notice or compensation. 2. The appointed person shall have no claim of appointment / absorption in IISER Pune. 3. The qualification prescribed should have been obtained from recognized Universities / Institutions. 4. Age relaxation commensurate with experience of the applicant may be considered for candidates having experience higher than the advertised with the prior approval of the competent authority. 5. The prescribed educational qualifications & experience are the bare minimum and mere possession of same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview. Where number of applications received in response to this advertisement is large, it may not be convenient or possible to interview all the candidates. Based on the recommendations of the Screening Committee, the number of candidates to be called for the interview may be restricted to a reasonable limit after taking into consideration qualifications and experience over and above the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. Therefore, it will be in the interest of the candidates, to mention all the qualifications and experience in the relevant field at the time of applying. 6. No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview. 7. Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer. 8. No interim enquiries / correspondence / communication of any sort will be entertained on the matter. 9. Canvassing in any form and / or bringing any influence, political, or otherwise, will be treated as a disqualification for the post applied for. Advt. No. 06/2020/IISER-P/Rect./15.01.2020 Registrar

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