Position for Project Assistant (PA) in atmospheric chemistry research project funded by UGC-Israel Research Foundation


IISER-Mohali (Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences) desires to engage two PROJECT ASSISTANTS on purely temporary basis under a UGC-Israel sponsored research project at IISER-Mohali.


No. of Positions: 2


Name of Position: Project Assistants


Essential Qualification: MSc in Chemistry or Physics or MTech in Atmospheric Sciences with prior experience/hands-on training in field work and trace gas measurements and atmospheric modelling.

Desirable skills: Knowledge of Criegee intermediate chemistry in ambient air, as well as some theoretical background in atmospheric chemistry/ air quality analyses of gaseous pollutants such as ozone and sulphur dioxide are desirable.


Emoluments: As per UGC Rules.


Duration: Initially for approximately 6 months till April, 2022 with possibility of extension


How to Apply and selection process: Candidates should send their 2 page CVs stating their suitability for the position based on essential qualification and desirable skills as mentioned above. These have to be submitted by August 19, 2021 5 pm India time through email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. clearly mentioning in subject line of email: “Application for project assistant position in UGC project.” Emails sent without such subject line will be rejected. Applications without detailed CV will be not be considered further. After evaluation of applications, ONLY shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews.