Wednesday, July 15, 2009

PostDoc at R.N. Tagore Centre for Human Development Studies, Kolkata

Rabindranath Tagore Centre for Human Development Studies

A joint initiative of

University of Calcutta & Institute of Development Studies Kolkata(Sponsored by UGC)

Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2009

Applications are invited for 5 Post-doctoral fellowships; 2 of which will be for in-service teachers. Fellowship amount will be Rs.28,000/-(consolidated) per month. Full pay protection will, however, be given to in-service teachers. Fellowship will also cover the infrastructural facilities available at the Centre along with the cost of software, field trip and other contingencies within the limit of Rs. 50,000/-p.a.

Tenure of the fellowship will initially be for 1 year extendable by 1 more year on the basis of appraisal. Fellowship awardee is expected to research on a theme related to human development.

Eligibility: Ph.D in any of the disciplines of social sciences or humanities. Upper age limit should be 45 years.

How to apply: Each application should accompany the bio-data of the candidate along with a write-up of about 2000 words on the proposed research theme and the abstract of the Ph.D thesis.

Applications should reach the following address on or before July 31, 2009 to

Professor Amiya Kumar Bagchi


Institute of Development Studies Kolkata

University Alipore Campus

1 Reformatory Street

Kolkata 700 027, India

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