Prof. R.C. Misra Award for Indian Young Geo-Scientists,, Dehradun, India

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Prof. R.C. Misra Award for Indian Young Geo-Scientists,, Dehradun, India

Designation/Position- Award for Indian Young Geo-Scientists

Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun, India invites application for Award for Indian Young Geo-Scientists from eligible and interested candidates

About- Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) at Dehradun is an autonomous institution of Department of Science & Technology (DST), GoI, which came into being in 1968. It has been pursuing basic researches to unravel the orogeny of majestic Himalaya and provide improved understanding on seismogenesis, geodynamic processes, climate-tectonic interactions, evolution and extinction of life, ore formation, glaciology, river system, natural hazards (landslides, floods, and earthquakes), anthropogenic impact etc. towards the well-being of population and safe-guarding the properties and structures in the Himalaya and adjoining areas.

Research/Job Area- Geo-Science

Location- Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun

Ripple-IIITH Post-Doctoral Fellowship in IIITH, Fellowship- 1,25,000/ month

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  • Nominations are called from Indian Geoscientists in the given format
  • Age limit is 35 years as on or before 31 December 2019.

Job/Position Description- 

The Award will be based on the outstanding contributions of the candidate in the field of Geosciences with major emphasis on the work carried out in India during the last 5 years.

How to Apply- Nominations are invited from the Fellows of the Indian Science Academies, Heads of the Scientific Institutions, Vice-Chancellors of Indian Universities and Presidents/Secretaries of the Societies.

The Award will be conferred on June 29, 2020 on the ‘Foundation Day’ of the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun.

Two hard copies of the completed form must be sent to The Director, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, 33 – G. M. S. Road, Dehradun by Speed Post along with a soft copy (MS Word) in CD-R/RW and 2 copies of passport size photograph (not to be pasted/stapled) latest by 5 June 2020.

Last Date for Apply– 5 June 2020

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