The latest PRL recruitment 2019 notification is out, and states that there are a total of four vacancies for research positions. Physics Research Laboratory, a unit of Department of Space, Government of India widely known as the cradle of space science in India, was set up in 1947 by ISRO founder Dr. Vikram Sarabhai. PRL is closely associated with and regularly contributes to Indian Space Research Organisation.
The project Physics Research Laboratory says, commissioned by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, involves developing communication protocols using coherent weak laser pulses and entangled photons. There are two positions available for Junior Research Fellows (JRF) and two positions available for research associates or post-doctoral fellows. Salary for JRF will be Rs 31,000 per month, and research associates are eligible for a pay that ranges from Rs 47,000 to 54,000, based on the grade.
Who can Apply for PRL Recruitment 2019?
As mentioned before, there are a total of two JRF vacancies available, which would be valid for a period of three years. Candidates with an MSc in Physics or Photonics in first division or highly motivated candidates with BTech in Electronics and Communication could also be considered, says the PRL recruitment 2019 notification. Also, candidates who have qualified national level tests such as NET, GATE or JEST would be given preference.
As far as the Research Associates or Post-doctoral Fellows vacancies are concerned, there are two research positions available. Candidates with PhD in Optics or Photonics as well as candidates who have already submitted the PhD thesis and waiting for the degree could be considered for the position. However, preference will be given to candidates who have already defended their thesis, as per the PRL recruitment 2019 notification. The position would be valid for a period of one year, which is extendable for another two years based on the performance of the candidate.
How to Apply for PRL Recruitment 2019?
Interested candidates who fulfill the above mentioned criteria need to send their applications by e-mail to: email@example.com ; firstname.lastname@example.org before 25 May 2019. Candidates are adviced to go through the detailed PRL recruitment 2019 notification before applying for the jobs.