Applications are invited by the National Institute of Fundamental Studies from qualified candidates who possess the undermentioned qualifications to fill the following posts.
Note: An applicant who is elegible under (2), (3) above could be considered for appointment only if applicants qualified under (1) above are either not available or evaluated and considered as unsatisfactory by the selection committee. Such appointment would require a special justification.
Project – Environmental Chemodynamics
Relevant Subjects – Biology, Chemistry, Soil Science
Employment will be on contract basis. Salary scale is as follows:
Research Assistant Gr.II – 53,235 – 3x1240 – 56,955/- + 25% (Re.All.) + Govt. All
Salary Point for 2017 – Rs. 37,959/- Adjustment Allowance – Rs. 5,371/- (acording to UAC 3(IV) – 2016)
Employees will contribute 10% of their salary to the NIFS Staff Provident Fund, while the Institute will contribute 15%. In addition the Institute will contribute 3% of the salary to the ETF.
Applicants should send detailed curriculum vitae with the names and addresses of two non-related referees together with copies of certificates in support of age and qualifications within 21 days from the date of this advertisement.
Applicants should mention the relevant project applied on the left-hand corner of the envelope. Further details on research projects can be obtained from email@example.com.
Please note that it is the NIFS policy to appoint only the Research Assistants who register for a M.Phil/PhD degree and also work for a minimum of two years.
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