Presidency University

Walk-in-Interview for one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position in a WB DST sponsored project

Date: 28.06.2018


Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


The position is available for three 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

Understanding the controls on sedimentary sequence development of Gondwana successions: case studies from the eastern Indian coalfields

Prof. J. Mukhopadhyay

Funding Agency

Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of West Bengal

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

Rs 16,000 per month + 15% HRA + Rs 300 M.A. = Rs. 18,700 per month (1st & 2nd year as JRF).

Rs 18,000 per month + 15% HRA + Rs 300 M.A. = Rs. 21,000 per month (3rd year as SRF).


Essential: M.Sc. in Geology, Applied Geology with good academic background.

Desirable: Qualified in NET (LS)\GATE

Date of interview

11th July 2018 (date may change under unavoidable circumstances)

Time of interview

11:30 am

Place of interview

Department of Geology, Presidency University, 86/1 College Street, Kolkata-700073

Interested candidates are requested to submit their application addressed to ‘The Registrar, Presidency University, Kolkata,’ along with latest CV by e-mail only to within a week from the publication of this advertisement. It would be possible to communicate only by e mail in case of any change in date and time of interview.

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

Note: No TA/DA will be paid to attend the interview or for joining the project. Candidate are required to submit attested hardcopies of testimonials in support of educational qualifications. Candidates are also required carry the originals for verification at the time of interview.

Prof. J. Mukhopadhyay
Department of Geology
Presidency University
86/1 College Street, Kolkata 700073.

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