KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship notification 2015

Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE), Thiruvananthapuram announces admission to Post-Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) for 2015


 

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All about KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship 2015

KSCSTE will notify in the form of advertisements in newspapers inviting application from candidates for the award of Post Doctoral Fellowships of the Kerala State Council for Science and Environment, an autonomous body of Govt. of Kerala.

There will be ten Post Doctoral Fellowships in Science subjects for those who have acquired a PhD degree with high quality research publications in reputed journals

The PDFs will engage in full time research work for 2 years in the relevant subject areas

Who can apply for KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship 2015?

  • Candidate should be a Keralite by birth/domicile
  • Candidates should possess a PhD degree in Science or Engineering, at the time of application
  • Candidates should have published at least one research paper in a Science Citation Indexed Journal (SCI- journal) or one patent
  • Age should not be more than 40 years as on 01st January of the current year

KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship important Features 2015

Each selected Post Doctoral (PD) Fellow will be eligible for a monthly fellowship of Rs 25000/- for two years. An annual contingent grant of Rs 50,000/- and 10% HRA pm also will be granted to the PD Fellows

The Post Doctoral fellowship can be availed for research in an institution other than the department or institute anywhere in India where the candidate has undergone PhD work

Duration: The period of PDF shall normally be for a period of not exceeding 2 years

Selection: Based on assessment of the PhD work, evaluation of the proposed project and Personal interview

How to Apply for KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) 2015

Eligible candidates may submit the application in the prescribed format with copies of certificates, training, age, educational qualifications, achievements, publications etc

The application should contain mailing address, contact number and e-mail ID

An undertaking from Head of any of the recognized Research Centres/ Departments/ Institutions stating that research facilities will be extended for the PDF fellow or they have no objection to allow the PDF to carry out the programme in the institution

Full detailed application in duplicate should reach the “Director, KSCSTE, Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram-695004″

Important Date for KSCSTE Thiruvananthapuram Post Doctoral Fellowship (PDF) 2015

Last Date for Receipt of Application: 31st July 2015

For more details, please visit: www.kscste.kerala.gov.in

Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE)

Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram-695004 (Kerala), Tel.: +91+471-2548200, Email: kscste@gmail.com, Website www.kscste.kerala.gov.in