2 JRF positions at DRDO in Remote Sensing/ GIS/Geomatics/Earth Sciences/Physics/Computers/ Glaciology/Environmenlal Science/Waler Resources

WALK-IN INTERVIEW FOR THE POSITION OF JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW (JRF) Defence Research & Development Organisation, Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment
The interested candidates are Invited for a walk-in interview at SASE RDC, Him Parisar, Plot No. 1. Sector 37A.
Chandigarh for the following position:-
  1. DST sponsored project Titled ‘Glacier mapping and velocity estimation using satellite images’.
  2. IIRS Dehradun sponsored project entitled Monitoring and Assessment of Mountain Ecosystem Services &
    Processes in North Western Himalaya (NWH) Sub-Theme-4: Water Resources Status and Availability in North
    West Himalayas

Type written application with complete bio-data and attested copies of Mark sheets/Certificates. Caste Certificate and Experience certificates, addressed to Director, Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE). Research & Development Centre (RDC). Him Parisar Sector 37A. Chandigarh (UT) should be brought at the time of Walk-in interview along with a recent passport size photograph, duly affixed on the right top corner of the first page of application and a crossed Indian Postal Order amounting to Rs. 10/- drawn in favour of the Director SASE-RDC. Him Parisar, Sector- 37A. Chandigarh (candidates belonging to SC/ST and OBC are exempted from this payment) Candidates working in Govt/Public Sector Undertaking/Autonomous Bodies should apply through proper channel

 Relaxation in age for SC/ST/OBC as per govt, rules will be permissible

For field data collection, the selected person will have to regularly visit and stay in the snow bound, glaciat-
ed region of Himalaya, as per requirement

The positions are purely temporary The offer of fellowship will not confer any right for regular appointment
in DRDO. The period of RA/SRF(P)/JRF will not count for the purpose of seniority or for counting of length
of service in DRDO/other Govt benefit in case of your appointment at a later date The contract of the select-
ed candidate may be terminated at any time during the project

Desirous candidates appearing for a walk-in interview are required to report at SASE-RDC. Chandigarh as
per the following schedule:-

(i) Applications would be accepted upto 10:00 hrs.

Initial screening and verification of testimonials would be done between 10:00-11:00 hrs on the respective
interview Date

(Hi) Interview of the screened/shortlisted candidates would take place from 11:00 hrs onward

  1. The appointment will under No circumstances confer the candidate for any regular appointment in this estab-
  2. Candidates will be required to produce all certificates/testimonials in original during the interview
  3. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview/joining, irrespective of the selection.
  4. No govt, accommodation would be provided by the organisation to the selected candidates.
Position Qualification/Experience No. Of
Age Stipend Date of
1. Junior
Essential:(i) Post graduate degree in basic science in first
division with NET in the fields of Remote Sensing/
GIS/Geomatics/Earth Sciences/Physics/Computers/
Glaciology/Environmenlal Science/Waler Resources
Management/Hydrology OR(i) ME or M Tech in first division both at graduate and post graduate level in Remote Sensing and GIS/Geomatics/Geo Informatics/Water Resource


(i) Good working knowledge of different image proce-
ssing & GIS software (e.g. ERDAS, LPS, Arc GIS,
ENVI, SAR Scape, etc.)

(ii) Knowledge of remote sensing data analysis for snow, avalanche and glacier related info extraction and hydrological modeling.

(lii) Knowledge of SAR data processing

(iv) Knowledge of programming languages, such as MatLab, etc.

(v) Experience of field work, preferably of glacier areas

(vi) Publications in Journals/Conferences etc.

02 Nos.01 No
01 No.
28 years
by 5 years
for SC/ST
S 3 years
for OBC)
Rs 25000


Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment
Ph (O): 0172-2699804-06, Extn: 202
Fax (O): 0172-2699802


Defence Research & Development Organisation, Snow & Avalanche Study Establishment
Research & Development Centre
Him Parisar, Plot No. 1, Sector-1, Sector 37A
Chandigarh -160036 (UT)