Department of Soil & Environmental Sciences
Positions Vacant

Research Associate, MS / M.Phil Student & PhD Student for HEC Project No. 20-16739/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2021, UAP.

Applications are invited from Pakistani Nationals, who are not married to a foreign national, for the appointment on the following three positions, under National Research Program for Universities - Higher Education Commission Project No. 20-16739/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2021-2021, with the following terms and conditions.

Project Duties:

Candidate having relevant education and good working experience related to the Soil Chemistry analyses, Soil & Environmental Sciences, Food Security, Soil sampling, Laboratory analysis & extractions, report and manuscript writing will be preferred. Duties and responsibilities include assisting P.I & Co-PI for project work, working in both field and lab including Samples collection, Field days, travelling to project sites, chemical analyses, preparing project reports & international publications, writing new proposals, Presenting data and manuscript writing.
S # Positions Qualification / Experience
1. Research Associate (01) fresh Ph.D) Equiv. to Assistant Professor The eligible candidates should have strong academic background with 1st class or CGPA 3.0 Ph.D. in Soil & Environmental Sciences from any HEC recognized University. Preference will be given to freshly graduated Ph.D. Students having high impact relevant publications. Laboratory Analysis.
2. PhD Student / Research Assistant (01) The eligible candidates should have strong academic background with 1st class or CGPA 3.0 Ph.D. in Soil & Environmental Sciences from any HEC recognized University. Students enrolled in PhD in Soil or Environmental Sciences, will be given preference.
3. MPHIL STUDENT Research Assistant (01) The eligible candidates should have strong academic background with 1st class or CGPA 3.0 in Master/BS (4- Years Degree) & MSc (Hons) or Mphil in Soil & Environmental Sciences from any HEC recognized University. Students enrolled in MSc(Hons) in Soil or Environmental Sciences, will be given preference.

S.no 1, 2 & 3:
The candidates are required to posses at least two first divisions (one in M.Sc./B.Sc. (Hons) and no third division in the academic career.


Project information:
The project duration is 36 months. The above positions are purely on temporary basis.

Contract duration:
The initial appointment will be for six months, which will be extended based on the satisfactory performance of the applicant and availability of the funds from donor Agency.

How to apply:
One page application having 2 Passport (color) size photos, 1 reference letter, Attested Certificates/Testimonials, Attested Experience letter if any, CNIC, Domicile including latest CV must reach the office (STRICTLY BY POST ONLY) of the undersigned by June 27, 2022.

Note:
Incomplete application shall not be entertained. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview by the selection Committee. The candidates are required to bring along their original certificates and testimonials at the time of interview. No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview.

For more information:
Dr. Ishaq Ahmad Mian Kakakhel
Principal Investigator/ Associate Professor
Project No. 20-16739/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2021
Department of Soil & Environmental Sciences, UAP
Office Phone: +92 91 9216584
Mobile: 0332 9866633
Email: ishaqmian@aup.edu.pk


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