Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Associate-1


Pilani, Beawar, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India

Junior Research Fellow

₹25-35k (monthly)

JRF Civil


May 26

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Associate-1


Applications are invited from interested and motivated candidates for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Associate-1 in a time-bound research project for a temporary period purely on a contractual basis as per the following details:

Position: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)/Project Associate-1

Number of Vacancy: 01

Project Title: Modeling Travel Time for Two-lane Highways


Principal Investigator: Dr. Durgesh Vikram, Department of Civil Engineering

Project Tenure: 3 Years

Job Description:

The candidate will carry out the field data collection. He/she will also compare the results with existing models and propose new models based on numerical and statistical analysis. Additionally, the candidate will write research papers in indexed journals, conferences, and patents.


  • M.Tech/M.E. in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Transportation Engineering or M.Tech/M.E. in Statistics or equivalent.
  • Desirable: GATE/NET qualified.

Upper Age Limit:

Age not exceeding 35 years as of the date of the interview. Age relaxation is allowed up to 5 years for SC/ST/PH/OBC/WOMEN candidates.


  • 31,000/- (initially first two years) and Rs 35,000 (afterward till the end of the project) per month for NET/GATE qualified candidates.
  • 25,000/- (initially first two years) and Rs 28,000 (afterward till the end of the project) per month for non-NET/GATE qualified candidates.

Registration for PhD:

Selected candidates will be given the opportunity for a full-time PhD program at BITS, Pilani as per the institute norms.

How to Apply:

Applications along with an updated CV should be sent through email to durgesh.vikram@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in. Shortlisted candidates will be informed for the interview. Mere possession of the minimum qualification does not guarantee an invitation to the interview. Candidates will be shortlisted based on their merit and as per the requirement of the project. Please note that only qualified and suitable candidates will be called for an interview.

Application Deadline: 30th June 2023

Contact Email: durgesh.vikram@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in

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