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Advertisement for the position of a Project Associate-I opening as part of a project to be undertaken in the Centre for Climate and Environmental Studies at IISER Kolkata.

Project Title: Co-creating Sustainable Agri-Water Use in the Hindon sub-basin–A Multi Scale Participatory Approach

Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.

Temporary position: Project Associate-I

Number of vacancies: 1

Salary: Rs 31000 + HRA (as applicable) per month

Age Limit: 35 years

Background of the project: The project intends to understand aspects of nitrogen cycling with a focus on deducing structure and function of microbial communities linked to rates and fluxes of nitrogen in the Hindon sub basin while addressing the overall theme of sustainable agri-water use. For further details please write to Prof. Punyasloke Bhadury at

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Natural or Agricultural Sciences/MVSc or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Technology or Medicine from a recognized University or equivalent. Proven experience in the area of conducting sampling in riverine systems or developing approaches to understand aspects of nitrogen budget in riverine system would be welcome.

Application procedure: Send CV with a cover letter expressing intent to or

Last Date of Application: 5th April, 2022

More details: The position is initially for the period of one year and purely temporary in nature. Only short-listed candidates will be called for the interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.