Online Interview for one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position in a WB-DST sponsored project   Date: 20 / 07 / 2022

Date of interview

27th July, 2022

Time of interview

11 AM

Place of interview

Online, link will be sent to the shortlisted candidates


Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


The position is available for two years/ termination of the project, whichever is earlier. Appointment will be subjected to annual review for further extension that will be granted based on the research progress and accomplishments. The post is purely temporary and subject to availability of annual fund.

Project Title

Principal Investigator

A comparative study of petrology, microstructure and deformation mechanism of shear zone rocks from the North and South Purulia Shear Zones, Raghunathpur – Manbazar transect, Puruliya district, West Bengal: Implications on crustal evolution and mineralization

Prof. Gautam Ghosh

Funding Agency

WB-Department of Science and Technology, West Bengal Govt.

Fellowship (to be governed as per WB-DST norms)

Rs.16000/- + 15% HRA + Rs. 300/- MA = Rs. 18700/- per month (1st& 2nd year).

Rs.18000/- +15% HRA + Rs. 300/- MA =Rs. 21000/- per month (3rd year).


Essential: M.Sc. in Geology, Applied Geology with good academic background. Knowledge in petrology and geochemistry.

Desirable: Qualified in NET (JRF/LS)

Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV to along with attested copies of certificates and mark-sheets within 25th July 2022.

Interested candidates may also contact the undersigned by email for any query.

Note: No TA/DA will be paid for joining the project. Candidates should submit attested hardcopies of certificates and mark sheets in support of educational qualifications at the time of joining. They should also carry the original certificates and mark sheets in support of educational qualifications at the time of joining for verification. Selected candidates will not be entitled to claim any regular appointments/absorption in this institute.

Prof. Gautam Ghosh

Department of Geology

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