Advertisement No.: ICTS-Notice-2020/03
Date: 06 July 2020

The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), a premier research centre (an Autonomous, Grant-in-Aid Institution of the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India), invites highly motivated and self-driven individuals for a recruitment for the post of Project Associate - II to work on a project on ‘Anomalous heat transport in open classical interacting many-particle systems’ at its Bengaluru office. The candidates should have the following qualifications and experience.

Position Essential qualification & experience Monthly Emoluments (Rs.)
Project Associate - II
  • Master’s Degree in Natural or Agricultural Sciences/ MVSc or bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Technology or Medicine from a recognized University or equivalent; and
  • 2 years’ experience in ‘Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and stochastic process’ in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organisations and Scientific activities and services
  • Rs. 35,000/- + HRA


Job Profile: The project offers excellent opportunities for fundamental research. The study will be computational and analytical, and will involve studies on anomalous properties of heat transport through materials in low dimensional systems at macroscopic level. The candidate will be expected to work on analytical and computational techniques for open classical stochastic systems with many interacting particles. The ideal project assistant should be extremely strong academically, especially in mathematics and scientific computation.

Upper Age Limit: 35 years (as on 01st July 2020)

How to Apply: Interested candidates should apply online only. Candidates will need to upload the latest CV, latest transcripts and provide details of at least two referees who will be contacted by the institute for recommendation letters. The deadline is 19 July 2020.

Tenure: The appointment will be for a period of 6 months. The selected candidate will be required to join immediately.

*Candidates without ‘Essential Qualifications & Experience’ will be disqualified.

The Centre reserves the right to not fill this post or fill more vacancies. Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.


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