Indian Institute of Technology Wanted Senior Project Officer

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Post Date:
 08/02/2018

Institute Name: 
Indian Institute of Technology,Kharagpur

Institute Profile: The history of the IIT system dates back to 1946 when a committee was set up by Hon'ble Sir Jogendra Singh, Member of the Viceroy's Executive Council, Department of Education, Health and Agriculture to consider the setting up of Higher Technical Institutions for post war industrial development in India. The 22 member committee headed by Sri N.R.Sarkar, in its report, recommended the establishment of four Higher Technical Institutions in the Eastern, Western, Northern and Southern regions, possibly on the lines of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, with a number of secondary institutions affiliated to it. The report also urged the speedy establishment of all the four institutions with the ones in the East and the West to be started immediately. The committee also felt that such institutes would not only produce undergraduates but they should be engaged in research, producing research workers and technical teachers as well. The standard of the graduates should be at par with those from first class institutions abroad. They felt that the proportion of undergraduates and postgraduate students should be 2:1.

Name of post: Senior Project Officer

Title of the project: Development of forest health monitoring model based on Hyperion Data for Geo-Environmental Impact management in the Iron Ore Mining Belts of Saranda forest, Jharkhand.

Funding Agency: KCSTC(Kalpana Chawla Space Technology Cell)

Department: Mining Engineering

Tenure of the Project: NA

No. of post:  01

Essential Qualifications: M.Sc/M.Tech in Forestry/ Remote sensing /Physics/ Geoinformatics/Botany//Environmental science/Computer science.

Desirable:
  • Two years experience in Hyperspectral image processing. 
  • Handling Spectroradiometer instrument. 
  • Journal publications.
Emoluments: Upto Rs. 25000 (depending upon qualification & experience)

Last Date: 20/02/2018

How to Apply: Interested candidates requested to apply Online through following link on or before  20/02/2018.

To Apply: Clickhere

Reference: Clickhere 

Website: www.iitkgp.ac.in
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