Center for Disaster Mitigation and Management – Junior Research Fellow

1 - 3 Years

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) RESPOND (Sanction Order No. ISRO/RES/4/668/18-19, dated 7th March 2019), in the Centre For Disaster Mitigation and Management (C DMM)
Title of the Project : Landslides Assessment using Differential SAR Interferometry
Qualification : B.E. (Civil Engineering) and M.Tech. (Remote Sensing)
B.E. (Electronics and Communication Engineering) and M.Tech (Remote Sensing)
Valid Gate Score/NET is required.
Desirable (if any) : Knowledge in Microwave Remote Sensing, Python and MATLAB.
Preferences will be given to the candidates who have prior working experience on Microwave Remote Sensing and SAR Interferometry. Professionals with experience on GMTSAR will be given high preference.

Stipend : 25000/- per month + 8% HRA

Sponsoring Agency : Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) RESPOND
Duration : Three years

Principal Investigator

Co-PI : Dr. Kiran Yarrakula
Associate Professor
Centre For Disaster Mitigation and Management (CDMM)
VIT University, Vellore 632 014, Tamil Nadu.

Dr. Tapas R Martha, Scientist F
Geosciences Division
ISRO, NRSC Hyderabad

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo etc. on or before 5 May2019 to the Registrar, VIT (Vellore Campus), Vellore 632014, Tamil Nadu by post or email: to with the subject Landslides Assessment using Differential SAR Interferometry Specify the post applied for along with the name of the Principal Investigator of the project, for applications sent by post.
No TA and DA will be paid for appearing the interview.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated either by post or email.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area:Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling

Role Category:University Level

Role:Assistant Professor

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time


Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Civil, Electronics/Telecommunication

PG:M.Tech - Civil, Electronics/Telecommunication

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