Walk in interview for Project Assistant (PA) in a research project funded by MOEF-CC under the NCAP-COALESCE


IISER-Mohali (Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences) desires to engage a Project ASSISTANT on purely temporary basis on contract under the MOEF-CC sponsored research project at IISER-Mohali.


No. of Positions: 1


Name of Position: Project Assistant


Essential Qualification: MSc/MTech/Btech in any discipline.

Willingness to travel frequently to remote village locations and sites where informal industries operate for emission inventory surveys is a necessary requirement.

Ability to communicate in Punjabi, Hindi and fluency in English


 Desirable Qualification:

Prior analysis experience/hands-on training in conducting field surveys and collecting human activity data for emission inventory building

Ability to communicate in additional local dialects such as Haryanvi or Pahari.

Prior experience/hands-on training in the operation of aerosol multi-speciation samplers

Prior experience/hands-on training in operation of multi-wavelength aethalometer (Magee Scientific ME42)

Prior experience/hands-on training in of air mass history analysis (Hysplit back trajectory modelling)

Prior experience/hands-on training in emission inventory building is desirable.


Emoluments: As per MOEF-CC Rules.


Duration: Initially for 1 year and extendable subject to satisfactory performance by one additional year.

 How to Apply: Candidates are requested to come for a walk-in interview with their CV and proof of qualifications on January 25th (Friday), 2019 at 10:00 a.m to Room 5F1 in Academic Block 2, IISER Mohali. Please contact the principal investigator via e-mail with a copy of your CV, if you are willing to attend the interview by January 15, 2019. E-mail: Dr. Baerbel Sinha (PI) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and bring your educational certificates and a copy of your CV for the project interview.