Postdoc and RA in Planetary Science at NISER on 22nd Sept 2020

Applications are invited for Postdoc and RA positions in Planetary Science at NISER's School of Earth and Planetary Sciences. Online interview is scheduled on 22nd September, at 3 pm, via Skype. Interested and eligible candidates may send the application and relevant documents till 21st Sept 2020. Ph.D. in Planetary Science, Planetary Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Physics or Chemistry with planetary science background are eligible. Those who defended their PhD thesis successfully are also eligible (along with the provisional certificate).

The positions are as follows:

1. RA-I in Max Planck Partner Group (PI: Dr. Guneshwar Thangjam):
Nature of work is NASA Dawn spectral data processing & compositional analysis, and Geochemical model of the evolution of asteroid Ceres. The project is funded by Max Planck Society for 3+2 years. The post is advertised initially for 3 months subject to extension based on performance and the status of the project

2. PDF: The PDF will work in one of the interesting planetary science research fields of mutual interest with Dr. Guneshwar Thangjam

For details and other research opportunities (internship/dissertation/NPDF, etc.), please visit and contact

Thanks and best regards,
Guneshwar Thangjam