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IIT Kanpur has announced job notification for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF). Total Vacancies are 01 and the last date to apply is 15-06-2018. The position is purely temporary or contractual. Project Duration is One year with renewable for two more years or until the end of the project whichever is earlier. (आईआईटी कानपुर ने जूनियर रिसर्च फेलो (जेआरएफ) के पद के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 01 हैं और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 15-06-2018 है। स्थिति पूरी तरह से अस्थायी या संविदात्मक है। परियोजना अवधि दो साल तक या परियोजना के अंत तक जो भी पहले हो, नवीकरणीय के साथ एक वर्ष है।)

About Iiit_logoIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is a public engineering institution located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in the year of 1959 and was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act. (भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कानपुर (आईआईटी कानपुर) कानपुर, उत्तर प्रदेश में स्थित एक सार्वजनिक इंजीनियरिंग संस्थान है। यह 1959 में स्थापित किया गया था और प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान अधिनियम के तहत भारत सरकार द्वारा राष्ट्रीय महत्व संस्थान घोषित किया गया था।)

Details of the Posts (पदों का विवरण) - 

Name of the post (पद का नाम) Total Vacancies Salary Details Project Name  Project Duration
Junior Research Fellow (JRF) 01 Rs.25,000/- per month

“A study of time effects on the behaviour of Pile-raft foundations” no: BRNS/CE/2018050

One year with renewable for two more years or till the end of project whichever is earlier.


Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


Rs 25000/-


Graduation/Post Graduation

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As per IIT Rules

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Hiring Organization

IIT Kanpur

Educational Qualification

M.Sc. or M. Tech (Civil Engineering) or BE/B.Tech. (Civil Engineering) with NET OR GATE Candidate with background in Pile load test in the field will be preferred.

Nature of Work - To conduct field pile load tests including SPT, Seismic down hole tests and laboratory tests (cyclic triaxial tests and geotechnical tests) for soil sites from northern IndiaDevelopment of the material model for pile-raft foundation subjected compressive and lateral loads simultaneously considering time effects.

Selection Process

Only Shortlisted candidates will be called for Interview. And the Shortlisting of the Candidates is based on the Number of Applications received by the Last date.

How to apply

Interested candidates can send their Applications on a plain paper (or by email) should be submitted along with attested copies of testimonials to the principal investigator at the below mentioned address. The soft copy of the document should also be mandatorily emailed to nrpatra@iitk.ac.in in a single PDF file.

Address - 

Applications will be sent to
Dr Nihar Ranjan Patra
Department of Civil Engineering
IIT Kanpur, India – 208 016
Email: nrpatra@iitk.ac.in 

Tel. 0512 -2597623 (off.)
Fax No.0512-2597395

Kindly email your complete resume to the latest by 15th June 2018.

For Official Notification, Click here - Official Notification

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