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Agricultural Meteorology as Junior Research Fellow at NRSC

Job Title:Junior Research Fellow (JRF6)
Job Location:Hyderabad, Telangana
No. of Positions:01
Employer:National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC)
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Opening Date for Online Registration :26.11.2016 - 10:00 hrs
Closing Date for Online Registration :16.12.2016 – 23:59 hrs

M.Tech or its equivalent in Agricultural Meteorology / Meteorology / Agricultural Physics/ Soil Science / Plant Physiology/ Agricultural Engineering / Environmental Science/ Geo-informatics / Remote Sensing & GIS.
MSc in Agricultural Meteorology / Meteorology / Agricultural Physics/ Soil Science / Plant Physiology/ Agricultural Engineering / Environmental Science with NET or equivalent

Age Limit:
Maximum age is 28 years as on 16.12.2016( closing date for receipt of online applications), relaxable by 5 years in case of SC/ST and 3 years in case of OBC(non-creamy layer) candidates. Age relaxation as per Government of India orders is applicable for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) and Ex-Servicemen. SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-Servicemen candidates should produce relevant Certificate as issued by the competent authorities.

The posts are purely temporary and selected candidates shall be engaged as JRFs in identified projects. This duration of engagement shall be initially for a period of two years, extendable upto the validity of the project. In any case, the maximum period of engagement shall not exceed five years. The candidates appointed as JRFs shall not have any claim or right for regular appointment against any posts in NRSC/ ISRO /Dept of Space.

NRSC offers a very congenial and high-tech work-environment to the deserving candidates to attain personal & professional growth while contributing for the cause of Nation Building. NRSC also has a well-equipped Library with access to several International journals, publications etc of repute.

Place of Posting:
The selected candidates are likely being posted at NRSC - Earth Station Shadnagar campus, Mahabubnagar District, Telangana State or at NRSC, Hyderabad. However, the selected candidate is liable to be posted in any of the Centres/Units of ISRO/DOS situated in India as and when required.

Period of Engagement:
Junior Research Fellows will be engaged initially for a period of TWO YEARS and their term shall be extended based on need and assessment of their work requirements of the project, for a maximum period of FIVE years. There will be a review of the activity every year before renewal of fellowship.

The Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) carries an amount of Rs.25,000 per month, with a possibility to be increased to Rs.28,000/-, a Senior Research Fellowship (SRF), after two years, on successful completion and review of research work of the previous two years by a review committee.

How to Apply:
1. Applications will be received on-line only.
2. The application for on-line registration will be hosted on the NRSC website between 26.11.2016(1000 hrs) and 16.12.2016(2359 hrs).
3. Interested & eligible candidates may visit our website at to register their applications online between 26.11.2016(1000 hrs) and 16.12.2016(2359 hrs).
4. Upon registration, applicants will be provided with an on-line Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference. E-mail ID and Mobile Number of the applicant are to be furnished in the application compulsorily. Any request for change of e-mail id will not be entertained. Page 4 of 5
5. Applicants already employed under Central/State Government, Public Sector Undertakings or Autonomous Bodies have to take prior permission of their employers before applying and have to invariably submit “No Objection Certificate” at the time of interview.
6. Applications that are not in conformity with the requirements indicated in this advertisement and incomplete applications will not be entertained. The Candidates should ensure while applying that they fulfill the eligibility criteria and other requirements and that the particulars furnished by them are correct in all respects. In case it is detected at any stage of recruitment process that the candidate does not fulfill the eligibility criteria and/or does not comply with other requirements and/ or he/she has furnished any incorrect/false information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his / her candidature is liable to be rejected.
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