University of Madras , Chennai – Research Jobs

Research Jobs vacancy notification announced by the University of Madras, Chennai, Chennai, Tamilnadu for 2019-2020 academic calendar year. Eligible candidates may apply within 19th August 2019.

Post Date: 11th August 2019

College Name: University of Madras – Agro Economic Research Centre

About College: The Public Petition dated 11-11-1839 initiated the establishment of Madras University. It was in January 1840 with Mr.George Norton as its President, that the University Board was constituted. In 1854 after a lapse of 14 years, the Government of India formulated a systematic educational policy for India and as a sequel to this on 5th September 1857 by an Act of Legislative Council of India, the University was established. The University was organized in the model of London University.

Job Title:

  • Research Officer/Lecturer
  • Research Associate/Sr.Research Investigator
  • Research Fellow
  • Research and Reference Assistant (Library)
  • Accounts Assistant/Assistants

Qualification : 

  • Research Officer/Lecturer: UGC Qualification
  • Research Associate/Sr.Research Investigator: Essential Qualifications: Post Graduate degree in Economics/Agricultural Economics/Statistics/Econometrics from a recognized University/Institution. Preferable Qualifications: M. Phil. and/or NET/SLET/SET
    relevant subject
  • Research Fellow: Essential Qualifications Post Graduate degree in Economics / Econometrics/Agricultural Economics / Statistics or equivalent subjects.
    Preference will be given to those who are currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Economics or Statistics or Econometrics or Agricultural Economics in Madras University.
  • Research and Reference Assistant (Library): Essential Qualifications: MA / M.Sc., B. Li. Sc /Certificate Course in Library Science
  • Accounts Assistant/Assistants: Academic: Any Under Graduate degree from a recognized University/Institution from following the 10 + + 2 + 3 pattern of education (Preferably Economics/ Agricultural Economics/ Statistics/ Commerce). One year Diploma / Certificate course in Computer Applications obtained from the any reputed
    institutions. Preferably: Typewriting qualification both in Tamil and English in
    Lower Grade / Junior Grade

Job Location:  Chennai, Tamilnadu

Scale of Pay:  Rs. 57000-20000/-

Apply mode: Postal

Duration: The appointment will be on contract basis for a period of 11 months. Depending on the evaluation at the end of the contract period, the contract shall be extended or terminated.

Last Date: 19th August 2019

Website :

How to Apply: Application on plain paper along with complete Bio-data, attested copies of all certificates along with mark statements should reach the following address. The Sealed Covers should be super-scribed by “______________________________ [Name of
the {Post applied for] for AERC, University of Madras.”

Postal Address:
University of Madras, Centenary Building,
Chepauk, Chennai –05

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