ADVT.IIA/02/2020 Post Doctoral Fellow job recruitment in Indian Institute of Astrophysics
Qualification: PhD in observational astronomy with good academic record. Candidates who have
submitted their thesis in a reputed university may be considered for interview. Research experience in
optical/NIR observational astronomy and skills in computer programming for data analysis are
essential. Experience in handling large data sets and spectral energy distribution (SED) analysis are
Fellowship of : Rs 47,000 p.m for a fresh PhD.
Rs. 49,000 pm for those with a minimum of 1-2 years of post-doctoral experience.
Rs. 54,000 pm for those with more than two years experience.
Plus HRA as applicable rates for Bangalore City. Medical facilities for self only.
The Indian Institute of Astrophysics is a premier institute devoted to research in astronomy, astrophysics and related physics. It traces its origins back to an observatory set up in 1786 at Madras which from the year 1792 began to formally function at its Nungambakkam premises as the Madras Observatory. In 1899, the observatory moved to Kodaikanal. In the year 1971, the Kodaikanal Observatory became an autonomous society, the Indian Institute of Astrophysics.