Post of Junior Research Fellow in Indian Space Research Organisation

Tamil Nadu, India
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) funded research project in School of Civil Engineering (SCE).

Project Title: Urban Seismic Risk Assessment
Sponsoring Agency: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
Number of position: One
Duration: 3 years

Qualification for the post:


  • M.E/M.Tech (Geoinformatics / Remote Sensing and GIS/Geotechnical Engineering/Structural Engineering) with B.E./B.Tech (Civil Engineering).
  • GATE qualification

Desirable: Knowledge in GIS, exposure to field work, Seismic Hazard Analysis,MASW tests. The candidate should be willing to register for Ph.D.


Rs. 31,000/-per month + 8% HRA (for two years)
Rs. 35,000/- per month + 8% HRA (for third year)

Nature of appointment: Purely on temporary basis

Principal Investigator:

Dr.S. S. Chandrasekaran, Professor, School of Civil Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore

Interested candidates can send their resume with details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc., along with relevant documents before 20thNovember2019 through our website

Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email. No TA and DA will be paid for appearing for the interview.

The candidate should be willing to join immediately.
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area: Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee


Geotechnical Engineering
Professor Activities
Structural Engineering
Risk Assessment
Civil Engineering
Remote Sensing
Field Work
Hazard Analysis

Desired Candidate Profile Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Civil
PG: M.Tech

Company Profile

Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students.