Sikkim University Recruitment-Walk in for RA, JRF( Research Associate, Junior Research Fellow) posts. Department of Geography, School of Human Sciences, Sikkim University has advertised a notification for the recruitment of Research Associate, Junior Research Fellow vacancies for Sponsored (DST-CCP) Project on Himalayan Cryosphere: Science & Society on temporary basis.
Date of Interview: 26-08-2015 at 01.00 PM
Total No. of Posts: 03
Name of the Posts:
1. Research Associate: 02
2. Junior Research Fellow: 01
Educational Qualification: Candidates applying for the post of Research Associate should possess Ph.D. in Geography/ Geology/ Earth Sciences/ Hydrology/ Climatology/ Environmental Sciences or related fields.
Candidates applying for the post of Junior Research Fellow should possess M.A. / M.Sc. in Geography/ Geology/ Earth Sciences/ Hydrology/ Climatology/ Environmental Sciences or related fields.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in interview.
Pay Scale: 23,000 per month for RA, 16,000 per month for JRF.
How to Apply: Eligible candidates can send their CV at concerned address & attend the interview along with application in prescribed format, CV’s/ bio-data & Original Certificates on 26-08-2015 at 01.00 PM.
Venue: Department of Geology, New Science Block, Sikkim University, 6th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok.
Location: Sikkim University, Gangtok, Sikkim.
Sikkim University is a central university established under an Act of Parliament of India It is located at Gangtok. The university campus is expected to be built at Yangang in South Sikkim district, about 56 kilometers (35 mi) away from Gangtok. The university’s first chancellor was M. S. Swami Nathan and Mahindra P. Lama was vice chancellor. All the colleges in the state of Sikkim are affiliated to this university. The university offers traditional courses in humanities, physical and life sciences and forestry along with non-traditional courses that would be unique and related to the state including subjects like ethnic history, mountain studies, border studies and hill music and culture.
Sikkim is a small state in northwest India, bordered by Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal, Part of the Himalayas, the area has a dramatic landscape including India’s highest mountain, 8,586m Kanchenjunga. Sikkim was founded on May 15, 1975. Gangtok is the Capital of the state. Total population of the state is 619.000 as per census of 2012. The sex ratio is 889 females per 1,000 males, with a total of 321,661 males and 286,027 females as per census of 2011. The state has five seasons: winter, summer, spring, autumn, and a monsoon season between June and September. Sikkim is also home to glaciers, alpine meadows and thousands of varieties of wildflowers. Steep paths lead to hilltop Buddhist monasteries such as Pemayangtse, which dates to the early 1700s. Temperature of the state seldom exceeds 28 °C (82 °F) in summer and the average annual temperature for most of Sikkim is around 18 °C (64 °F). Sikkim is one of the few states in India to receive regular snowfall. Sikkim’s nominal state gross domestic product (GDP) was estimated at US$1.57 billion in 2014, constituting the third-smallest GDP among India’s 28 states. States largely economy is based on Farming of Rice and cultivation of crops. Nepali is the official language of the state and in most of the areas Hindi, English is also spoken.Click Here to Share This on Whatsapp
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