Recruitment of Project Staff for Vigyan Pratibha Project at IISER Mohali


Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Mohali, a regional center for Vigyan Pratibha project of HBCSE-TIFR Mumbai, invites applications for following project staff position:


  Name of position: Project Associate

  Number of positions: One


The project staff will be working under the Outreach Cell of IISER Mohali. Recruitment of the project staff will be till March 31, 2024. Further extensions are subject to review and the availability of funds for the project. Interested candidates can apply for the position by filling out the following google-form latest by 8:00 PM, May 31, 2023.


The selection will be based on shortlisting of applications followed by a personal interview.


I Job Description: The candidate is expected

  1. to assist in the creation and distribution of educational materials under Vigyan Pratibha project;
  2. to assist in the organization of teachers training workshops at IISER Mohali;
  3. to visit schools across the region (Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh) in order to help teachers in the implementation of the project in the schools;
  4. to attend resource generation camps for Vigyan Pratibha at various Vigyan Pratibha regional centers/HBCSE Mumbai.


II  Minimum Qualification:

      M.Sc. Mathematics / Physics with 60% marks


  III Desirable:

  1. Keen interest in science education and outreach activities.
  2. Competence in explaining and communicating school level science and mathematics.
  3. Proficiency in Punjabi language (reading, writing and speaking) along with English.


   IV Salary: INR 31,000/- + HRA (A higher salary may be considered for candidates with relevant experience.)


     V Important Notes:

  1. The details of the Vigyan Pratibha project are available at
  2. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.
  3. The successful candidate is expected to join within two weeks of the interview.


Dr. Ambresh Shivaji
Department of Physical Sciences
2F6, Academic Block 1
IISER Mohali, Sector 81
SAS Nagar, Punjab 140306
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