Manipur University has announced the opening of applications for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a research project sponsored by SERB, Government of India. The project is titled “Microfossil and geochemical studies of the late Quaternary sediments from Imphal valley, Manipur (India): Insight into age and climatic change”.
The JRF position is open to eligible candidates who meet the necessary qualifications and experience requirements. The successful applicant will work under the supervision of the project principal investigator and will be responsible for conducting research activities, data analysis, and preparation of project reports.
The project aims to investigate the age and climatic change of the late Quaternary sediments in Imphal valley, Manipur, through the use of microfossil and geochemical studies. The research findings are expected to contribute to a better understanding of the geological history of the region and its impact on the environment.
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply for the JRF position by submitting their applications and relevant documents to the university’s designated email address. The deadline for submission of applications is yet to be announced.
This announcement presents a unique opportunity for individuals with a background in geology, environmental science, or related fields to gain hands-on experience in a research project and make a valuable contribution to the field.
Position : Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
No. of posts : 1
Qualification : M.Sc. in Earth Sciences/Geology or equivalent and preference to CSIR/ UGC JRF NET/Gate and working experience relevant to the project topic
Salary : Rs. 31,000/- p.m. for two years and Rs. 35,000 p.m for the rest year + HRA as per SERB-DST
Age limit : 28 years (relaxation as per Government of India norms)
How to apply : Candidates can send their bio-data, either soft or hard copies with documents
to: Prof. Y. Raghumani Singh, Principal Investigator, Earth Sciences Department, Manipur University, Imphal–795003 India, Email:firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 14/03/2023