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Trans-disciplinary Research Cluster on Frugality Studies
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)
New Delhi

Dated: 02-12-2021

RECRUITMENT OF CONSULTANT RESEARCH ASSISTANT (PRE-PHD LEVEL)

Transdisciplinary Research Cluster on Frugality Studies (TRCFS) of JNU has its inception in 2020. This is an Academic Cluster on Frugality studies. This cluster is aimed at studying Frugality in technological development, products and processes in organizations and societies, identifying the concerned regulatory, ethical, funding and governance issues of Frugal Innovation. The Cluster has already undertaken two research projects. The Cluster consists of Faculty members of various Universities who are from different transdisciplinary social science backgrounds ranging from Economics, Policy, Sustainability & Governance, Law and Ethics. The Cluster would also like to take the services of a Consultant Researcher from biodiversity conservation/environmental governance background to assist in the research project focusing on the role of frugal innovations in biodiversity conservation governance.

Position: Consultant Research Assistant @TRCFS-JNU

The contract will be for a period of one year and renewal of the contract will be carried out with the recommendation of the Coordinator, TRCFS.

Compensation Package: The Consultant shall receive a monthly stipend of Rs 30,000/-(consolidated)

Eligibility:

  • Minimum Educational Qualifications: A Masters degree in environmental science/management, wild-life studies, biodiversity conservation or related areas from a reputed University/Institute (The Degree must have awarded between 2017 and 2020).
  • Work experience/exposure in the field of Frugal Innovation and/or biodiversity conservation governance.

 

Job Description:

  • Assist the faculty members in liaising with administrative departments and organizations involved with frugal innovation.
  • Assist the Cluster members in research work, field visits, data analysis.
  • Assist in exploring funding and collaboration opportunities for TRCFS.
  • The Engagement will be for a period of One year and renewal of engagement will be carried out with the recommendation by the concerned faculty member.

 

How to Apply:

Candidates who meet the above requirements can send their applications along with their  “Curriculum Vitae” and a letter stating their suitability for the Cluster to:  Coordinator, Transdisciplinary Research Cluster on Frugality Studies, JNU at (trc_frugal@jnu.ac.in) latest by 17:00 Hours (IST).

Last Date of Submission of Application: 11th December 2021 (17: 00 Hrs. IST)

Applications received after the last date will not be considered for any reason whatsoever.

Candidate should enclose self-attested copy of the certificates in educational qualification, experience etc. along with the Application Letter through email and in hard copy form.

The name of the “post applied for” should be clearly mentioned in BOLD LETTERS on the subject line of the email.

The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interaction on Zoom/Skype/Google Meet.

The decision of the selection committee is final.


ADVANCED INSTRUMENTATION RESEARCH FACILITY
JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY
NEW DELHI-110067, INDIA
Ph. No. 011-26704560, 26704600

24-11-2021

Applications are invited for the following purely temporary posts in the DBT funded Project titled “JNU-DBT National Training and Skill Development Facility for State-of-the-Art Equipment Used in Industry and Academics” BT/INF/22/SP27315/2018, 28/09/2018. 

1.  Research Scientist – (2 nos.), Rs. 48,000 + HRA

Essential Qualification & Experience – 2nd Class Masters Degree in Science with Ph.D in relavant subject from recognised University Or 1st Class Masters Degree in Environmental Science/Life Sciences/ Physical sciences from a recognised University with 2 years experience in related field.

Desirable Qualification – Working Experience with  X ray Diffraction Protein / Circular Dichroism / Time Resolved Spectroscopy / Live Imaging / Confocal Microscopy / Mass Spectroscopy / Transmission Electron Microscopy / FACS / Femtosecond / X ray Diffraction Powder / Atomic Force Microscopy / Scanning Electron Microscopy techniques and associated  instruments. Candidates having PhD degree will be preferred.

 

2.  Research Associate – (2 nos.), Rs. 47,000 + HRA

Essential Qualification & Experience – Ph.D/MD/MS/MDS on equivalent Degree or having 3 years of research, design and development experience after M.Sc./M.Pharma/ME/MTech with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCT) Journal.

Desirable Qualification – Working Experience in the area of X ray Diffraction Protein / Circular Dichroism / Time Resolved Spectroscopy / Live Imaging / Confocal Microscopy / Mass Spectroscopy / Transmission Electron Microscopy / FACS / Femtosecond / X ray Diffraction Powder / Atomic Force Microscopy / Scanning Electron Microscopy techniques and associated  instruments.

 

3.  Technical Officer – (3 nos.), Rs. 32,000 consolidated

Essential Qualification & Experience – Graduate in Science/relevant subjects/ from a recognized university with five years work experience from a recognized institution or Masters degree in the relevant subject.

Desirable Qualification - Working Experience in the area of X ray Diffraction Protein / Circular Dichroism / Time Resolved Spectroscopy / Live Imaging / Confocal Microscopy / Mass Spectroscopy / Transmission Electron Microscopy / FACS / Femtosecond / X ray Diffraction Powder / Atomic Force Microscopy / Scanning Electron Microscopy techniques and associated  instruments.

 

4.  Laboratory Assistant – (1 no.) Rs. 20,000 + HRA

Essential Qualification & Experience – High School* or equivalent with five years work experience in related field from a Government institution or recongnized institute or certificate of one year training in the relevant area or ITI or National Trade certificate of National Council for Vocational Training and successful completion of ATS in relevant trade from a Government recognized board.

*Intermediate in science subjects and B. Sc. shall be teated as equivalent to 2 and 3 years experience respectively.

Desirable Qualification – Working Experience in the area of X ray Diffraction Protein / Circular Dichroism / Time Resolved Spectroscopy / Live Imaging / Confocal Microscopy / Mass Spectroscopy / Transmission Electron Microscopy / FACS / Femtosecond / X ray Diffraction Powder / Atomic Force Microscopy / Scanning Electron Microscopy techniques and associated  instruments.

 

Tenure: The selected candidates will be appointed on purely temporary basis till end of the project upto 26.09.2022 based on satisfactory performance.

How to Apply:  Candidates should submit a brief (about 1 page) summary of their research work and a copy of their CV (with names and e. mail contacts of two referees) along with the application (hard copy) along with detailed bio-data supporting documents/ certificates should reach Dr. Shailja Singh, Director, AIRF, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 on or before 07-12-2021. Incomplete applications will be summarily rejected.

Soft copy of the application will not be accepted.

Subject should be mentioned:  Application for “Name of Post under DBT project”

Note: Only short listed candidates will be communicated by email for interview.

All the candidates are hereby advised to bring their original documents/certificates for the verification at the time of joining.


School of Arts & Aesthetics
Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi-110067

Applications are invited for the  following position in India (ICHR) - UK (AHRC) collaborative GRID Heritage ( Gender and Intersectionality on India and its Diaspora’s ) project entitled  "Cultural Heritage, Migration and the Indian Diaspora."

 POSITION: Research Assistant cum Project Coordinator

Essential qualification: Candidate must possess at least a Post Graduate Degree in Arts and Humanities preferably in the visual arts and / or  the performing arts.
Candidates with research degrees  (ongoing or completed MPhil / PhD) will be given preference.

Desirable: Candidates with prior work experience in conducting research  /  administrative work for exhibitions, organising and conducting workshops / seminars / conferences will be given precedence.

Salary: As per norms @ Rs. 15000 p.m. (all inclusive)

How to apply: Application on email along with biodata should reach the Project Investigator Dr. Parul Dave-Mukherji (paruldavemukherji@gmail.com) latest by 05:00 pm on 5th Dec. 2021

Shortlisted candidates will be informed by email about the online interview date and time.

The position is co-terminus with the project. The selected candidate will be appointed purely on a temporary basis, until the completion of the project (March 31, 2022) or until the services are required.

Note:

  1. Incomplete applications will be rejected, and any further request will not be entertained.
  2. The selected candidate should be physically available for the full duration between January 1 and January 21, 2022 in the premises of School of Arts & Aesthetics, JNU.
  3. Original Degree Certificates might be required of the selected candidate for inspection

 


ADIKABI SARALA DAS CHAIR OF ODIA STUDIES
Centre of Indian Languages,
School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies

JNU has established an Odia Language Chair in the name of “Adikabi Sarala Das Chair of Odia Studies” in the Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies with the support of the Govt. of Odisha.

Applications are invited for the following post under “Adikabi Sarala Das Chair of Odia Studies” at Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, JNU, New Delhi.  The appointment is purely temporary on contractual basis for a period of two (02) years:

Computer Operator (one post): On Consolidated Pay of Rs.20,976/-p.m. as per minimum wages act Govt. of NCT of Delhi and approved by JNU.

Education Qualification: Graduate in any stream from Govt. Recognized University/Institute with good typing speed (DTP) in English and Odia having PGDCA/Diploma in Computer application.

•    Fluency in English, Hindi and Odia.
•    A Candidate must have minimum 02 (Two) years of experience as Computer Operator.

Duties: To assist all the projects undertaken by the Odia Chair and duties  assigned by the chair professor on time to time.

Interested eligible candidates may send their application in the enclosed prescribed format to the Chair Professor, Adikabi Sarala Das Chair of Odia Studies, Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 latest by 10th December, 2021 along with attested copies of the all certificates.

The prescribed proforma of application form, eligibility conditions and other details can be downloaded from the official website viz. www.jnu.ac.in. The selected candidate shall join the duties within 15 days from the date of receipt of offer letter, failing which the offer will be treated as cancelled, without any further reference.

Applications, which are incomplete  are not accompanied with the required documents will not be entertained and no correspondence will be made or entertained in this regard.   

ApplicationForm_ComputerOperator_SLLCS.pdf

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A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.