Research Associate-I at IACS, Kolkata [Salary Upto Rs. 47k]: Apply Sep 26

Applications are invited through e-mail for the appointment of Research Associate-I in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS.

About IACS Jadavpur Kolkata

Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS) is a premier Scientific Research Institute located in Kolkata. Founded in the year 1876 by Dr. Mahendralal Sircar, an acclaimed medical practitioner of his time, IACS is the oldest scientific institution in Asia funded by the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India and the Government of West Bengal.

Number of Post

One (01)

Research Area

Collective excitations and quantum dynamics in Bosonic Josephson junctions

Essential Qualifications

  • A candidate should have a first or high second class M. Sc. degree in Physics, with minimum average of 55% marks both in B. Sc. (Hons.) and M. Sc. examinations, along with a good overall academic record and have obtained a Ph.D. degree in Physics from a recognized University.
  • Candidates who have submitted the thesis and awaiting award of degree may also apply. Candidate must produce a letter from his/her Ph.D. supervisor stating that the thesis has been submitted and the final viva/defense is pending.

Tenure of Fellowship

Six months from the date of joining as RA-I / Bridge fellow. Fellowship may be extendable upto one year subject to availability of the said position and an evaluation after six months as per the rules of the Institute.


47,000/- (for RA-I) 35,000/- (Bridge Fellow) per month + HRA as per rules of the Association.

How to Apply?

  • The candidates may apply only via email toto Dr. Bimalendu Deb, Professor, SPS, IACS at with complete Curriculum Vitae (mentioning all educational qualifications with percentage of marks obtained, email address, date of birth, contact number, permanent address), a list of publications and two letters of recommendations. The letters of recommendation may be sent directly to msbd[at]
  • Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the virtual interview schedule.


  • Date of Advertisement: 12/9/22
  • The deadline of receiving applications is 15 days from the date of publishing the advertisement.

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