IIT Delhi walk-in for Senior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Institute Of Technology Delhi
Website :
Job Role :
Senior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Any Graduate/PG
Experience :
2 Years
Job Location :
Delhi
Walk-In Date :
24 July 2019
Walk-In Time :
04:30 PM

Company Profile:

The Indian Institutes of Technology (popularly known as IITs) are institutions of national importance established through an Act of Parliament for fostering excellence in education. There are fifteen IITs at present, located in Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Mandi, Mumbai, Patna, Ropar and Roorkee. Over the years IITs have created world class educational platforms dynamically sustained through internationally recognized research based on excellent infrastructural facilities.

Job Details:

Title of the Project: Mapping brain activity during audio guided meditation using fMRI (RP03659G).

Funding Agency: Department of Science & Technology (DST).

Name of the Project Investigator: Prof. Rahul Garg.

Deptt/.Centre: National Resource Centre for Value Education in Engineering (NRCVEE) / CSE.

Duration of the project Upto: 31/01/2021.

Consolidated Pay-slab: Rs.28,000/- p.m. plus HRA @ 20%.

Qualifications: The candidate should have a Postgraduate degree in Basic Science with NET qualification OR Graduate degree in Professional Course with NET qualification OR Postgraduate degree in Professional course with NET qualification. In addition, the candidate should have two years of research experience in relevant areas. The relevant areas are: Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Neuroscience, Yoga, Ayurveda, Naturopathy, MBBS. The candidate is expected to analyze fMRI data collected for the Yoga Nidra project and write papers for publication in suitable forums. A first hand experience in analyzing fMRI data, using standard tools of fMRI data analysis and good understanding of Yogic Sciences is essential. In addition, knowledge of advanced fMRI analysis techniques such as functional connectivity, ISC, ISFC will be a great asset. Expertise in developing tools for the fMRI Data analysis will be desirable. Experience in writing papers in cognitive neuroscience will be very helpful.

Venue Details:

Committee Room No. 401,
Block-5, National Resource Centre for Value Educatiion in Engineering (NRCVEE),
IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016.