Application for two SRF

Applications for two SRF positions are invited for a DST collaborative project involving Water Resources Engineering, Environmental Engineering, GIS and Remote Sensing.

Job Description:

This position will be based at Lab for Spatial Informatics Research Centre under the guidance of Prof. Rehana Shaik and Prof. K. S. Rajan. Project work will involve, but not limited to, working, and developing on Decision Support System (DSS) and software development, IOT based system for Realtime Water Quantity and Quality Management of Rivers, including field experiments.

Selected candidate is expected to contribute to the above-mentioned project and carry out research requirements including publishing and presenting research findings in related journals and conferences.


senior PhD (or) PhD in Engineering (Civil, Environmental, Water Resources, Remote Sensing, Spatial Informatics) with strong mathematical and analytical skills. Expertise in GIS data handling, WebGIS technologies and programming languages like Python is desirable.

Application deadline: 20 August 2021

Shortlisted candidate will be intimated by 22nd August2021

Call for the interview tentatively in the Last week of August2021

Position and duration: SRF for three years. Hostel accommodation is possible.

Application should contain a cover letter, statement of purpose, and a CV (full details of qualifications and experience) with copies of relevant certificates. Email to Mention the job reference code “LSI-DST-WTI” in the subject line for applying for this post. Application without required details may not be considered.

Project PI: Dr. Shaik Rehana, Assistant Professor, Lab for Spatial Informatics, IIITH.

Project co-PI: Prof. K. S. Rajan, Head of Lab for Spatial Informatics, IIITH.