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VSSC Recruitment 2017: 17 Junior Research Fellow, Research Associate Vacancy for M.Sc, M.Tech, PhD published on 21st July 2017

On 16/03/2017, VSSC announced recruitment notification to hire candidates who completed M.Sc, M.Tech, Ph.D for the position of Junior Research Fellow, Research Associate.

Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre VSSC recruitment 2017 proposes to receive the application from applicants in Offline Mode. Eligible candidates can submit their application to Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre VSSC before 07/08/2017. All those aspiring to apply can check out various information like eligibility criteria, salary, Total vacancy, Selection Procedure, Job description, last date, Application procedure and other key information required for the post below. Kindly go through all the below details before submitting your application Online. We wish all the very best to all candidates applying through Fresherslive.

Vacancy Name Junior Research Fellow
Qualification M.Sc, M.E/M.Tech
Vacancies 06 Posts
Salary Rs.25,000-28000/- per Month
Job Location New Delhi
Last Date To Apply 07/08/2017

Eligibility :M.Sc. Degree in Physics/Applied Physics/Space Physics /Atmospheric Science/Meteorology/Space Science/Planetary Sciences/Astronomy/ Astrophysics OR M.Tech in Atmospheric Science/Space Science/Planetary Science/Applied Physics with minimum 60% marks as average of all semesters in aggregate or CGPA/CPI grading of 6.5 on a 10 point scale or equivalent.
Upper Age Limit : 28 years as on 07.08.2017. (31 years for OBC candidates and 33 years in case of SC/ST candidates. Persons with Disability are eligible for age relaxation as per rules).
Pay and Allowances : The Fellowship is initially for a period of ONE YEAR and is renewable annually for a total period of FIVE years. There will be a review of the activity every year for the renewal of the fellowship. The Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) carries an amount of Rs.25,000 per month, with apossibility 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. Candidates are eligible for HRA as per rules of VSSC. The research fellows will not be entitled toDearness Allowance (DA).

Vacancy Name Research Associate
Qualification M.Phil/Ph.d
Vacancies 09 Posts
Salary Rs.36,000-40,000/- per Month
Job Location New Delhi
Last Date To Apply 07/08/2017

Eligibility : Candidates should have earned their Ph.D. degree in any discipline of Science or Technology. Their Ph.D. thesis should be in the areas of atmospheric, space, and planetary sciences which are relevant to the fields of research being carried out at SPL. Only those candidates who have carried out their Ph.D. work outside SPL are eligible to apply. A research proposal (not exceeding 2000 words) on the work they intend to carry out at SPL in the domain of SPL’s research activity must be submitted along with the application. [Candidates possessing PhD awarded by foreign Universities/Institutions have to submit its Equivalency Certificate issued by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi]
Upper Age Limit : 35 years as on 31.07.17/ 30.09.17 / 30.11.17 / 31.01.18 / 31.03.18 / 31.05.18 / 31.07.18 (38 years for OBC candidates and 40 years in case of SC/ST candidates. Persons with Disability are eligible for age relaxation as per rules).
Pay and Allowances : The Research Associateship is initially for a period of ONE YEAR and is renewable annually for a total period of two years (three years in exceptional cases). There will be a review of the progress of the work before the renewal every year. Depending upon the qualification and experience, the fellowship will be fixed at Rs.36000/Rs.38000/Rs.40,000. Candidates are also eligible for HRA as admissible to regular employees of VSSC.

Selection Procedure:

  • JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW : The selection of JRF will be based on the performance at the interview. Initial screening of applications will be conducted to short-list meritorious candidates for interview. The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for interview. The interview will be scheduled at VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram. The call letter for interview will be sent to the short-listed candidates by e-mail. The result of the interview will be announced at the VSSC website subsequently.
  • RESEARCH ASSOCIATE: Screening of applications will be done bi-monthly in 2017 & 2018 ie., 31.07.17/ 30.09.17 / 30.11.17 / 31.01.18 / 31.03.18 / 31.05.18 / 31.07.18. The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for the interview. After the initial screening of the application and considering the merit of the submitted research proposal, the candidates found suitable will be called for an interview at VSSC.

How To Apply?

  • Applications will be received on-line only. The application format for on-line registration is available in the website http://www.vssc.gov.in from 1000 hours on 24.07.2017 to 1700 hours on 07.08.2017.
  • All eligible candidates are requested to submit the application alongwith the following documents only by email <directorspl@vssc.gov.in>:
  • Scanned copy of the Application in the prescribed format. Abstract of Ph.D. thesis List of Publications Research proposal (maximum of 2000 words) Detailed Bio-data Scanned copy of the certificates (self attested) in proof of educational qualifications, age, work experience etc.

Address For The Job: Government of India Department of Space VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE Thiruvananthapuram – 695 022
Reference Number: ADVERTISEMENT NO. VSSC 298

Important Dates:

Last Date to Apply: 07/08/2017

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