IIT Hyderabad hiring for Junior Research Fellow
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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
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Junior Research Fellow
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15 Mar 2019

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IIT Hyderabad is part of history in the making. We, the faculty, students and staff are creating a new institute, an institute, which in due course of time will make an indelible mark in education and research. Though we are young, we have a great vision, agility, commitment and energy to create an innovative education and research environment that will be the envy of all. Through our deeds we shall be the catalysts for change in our local environs as well as the rest of India and the world. In a very short time, just about a year, IIT Hyderabad has made significant strides. IIT Hyderabad admitted the first batch of 111 B.Tech. students, and started functioning on August 20, 2008. Three departments, CSE, EE & ME were initiated. The first year had its highs and lows but was an exciting period that will be etched in the minds of the pioneer batch. In January 2009, IIT Hyderabad admitted 11 PhD students. On February, 27, 2009, the foundation stone of IIT Hyderabad was laid by Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Hon'ble Chairperson of UPA. For the 2009-10 academic year, IITH will be admitting 120 B.Tech. students, 35 M.Tech. students and 10-15 Ph.D. students.

Job Details:

Title of the Research Project: Dynamic Slip Inversion for Earthquakes with Available Data.

Essential Qualifications: Master's Degree in Civil/ Applied Mechanics/ Geophysics/Seismology/ Applied Mathematics with 70% marks or equivalent CGPA. Good mathematical and analytical skills. Good programming skills with knowledge of Fortran/C/C++/MATLAB. CSIR-NET/GATE qualified (bonus).

Remuneration: As per MoES norms.

Appointment Period: 3 months, extendable to 1.5 year(s) based on performance.

Description of the job: Inverse problems in Seismology; Bayesian framework for inversions; Kinematic and Dynamic rupture description of Earthquake Source from near-field seismic data.

Age: 28 years (can be relaxed as per GoI norms).

How to Apply:

Eligible applicants should send the latest CV, and scanned copy of degree certificates and grade sheets/ mark lists via email to surendra@iith.ac.in with the subject of email as "Application for JRF MoES" on or before 15th March 2019. Incomplete applications will be rejected.