Advertisement No: IISERK/DST/ICPS/QuST/Theme-1/2019/2021-22/02     Date: 23/04/2021      


Online interview will be conducted for the temporary engagement of one Junior Research Fellows (JRF) at IISER Kolkata for the project “Quantification and use of entanglement and coherence for designing a quantum simulatorof Interdisciplinary Cyber Physical Systems (ICPS) Programme of the Department of Science &Technology (DST), New Delhi, under Prof. Prasanta K. Panigrahi, Department of Physical Sciences.


The post is purely temporary and contractual in nature. Interested candidates from Indian nationals are requested to apply and submit the filled in application in prescribed format to by 12 midnight, the 7th May, 2021 through email. Format may be downloaded from the official website of IISER Kolkata All eligible candidates should submit scanned mark sheets, certificates/testimonials & CV in the attachment in PDF format. Shortlisted candidates will receive call letter mentioning time and date for interview via email.


The eligibility criteria and number of tentative position are given below:


Name of the project

Quantification and use of entanglement and coherence for designing a quantum simulator

Expected number of


Junior Research Fellow : 1 (One)



Rs. 31,000/- per month + HRA

Essential Qualifications

55% in Master’s degree in Physics/ Chemistry / Mathematics



NET/GATE/JEST qualified.

Age limit

35 years



12 Months





The Application Form is attached herewith.


Incomplete applications will be rejected.


All applications in prescribed format must be emailed to by 12 midnight, the 7th May, 2021 through email.


Google Meet link mentioning time and date will be provided via email to all shortlisted candidates for online interview.


Only registered email ids (filled in the form with Gmail ) to be admitted on the

mentioned time and date in the Google Meet for interview


All mark sheets, certificates/testimonials attachments to be made in one file in

Portable document format (.pdf ) only.


Chronologically arranged attachments starting from filled in form, followed by

experience certificate, if any, and educational qualifications starting from highest to lowest order must be submitted


 In the Subject of Gmail mention the post applied by typing “ Application for the post of _____________”(JRF)


Application Form : [Click Here]