The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) with its headquarters at Dona Paula, Goa, and regional centers at Kochi, Mumbai and Visakhapatnam, is one of the 38 constituent laboratories of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi. NIO was established on 1 January 1966 following the International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE) in early 1960s. The institute has grown today into a large oceanographic laboratory of international repute. The focus of research has been on observing and understanding the special oceanographic features that the North Indian basin offers. The inferences from this research have been reported in about 5000 research articles so far.
Post: Project Assistant-II
Vacancy no: GAP2425/1131-13
Number of positions: 2
Project Title and code: Long-term monitoring of oceanographic, biogeochemical and ecological processes in the North Indian Ocean through establishment of open-ocean time series stations in the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal -- GAP2425
Position required to be filled for period of months: 7
Essential Qualifications: M.Sc. Marine Sciences (specialization in Marine chemistry) / Analytical / Inorganic / Organic / Physical Chemistry / Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Desirable: Experience of cruise participation for collection of seawater samples, sample analysis, handling analytical equipments and knowledge of commonly used computer applications.
Job requirement: Participation in field trips and cruises and assisting scientists in sample collection and analysis.
Maximum age as on date of interview: 28
Consolidated Stipend per month: Rs. 16000
Posting at: Goa
Date and time of interview: 02/08/2013 10:00 AM
Place of interview and contact number: NIO Dona Paula, Goa-403004
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