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Job Opportunities


Applications are invited for various posts.
Post Doctoral Fellowship and Aryabhatta Post Doctoral Fellowship Positions.
Faculty Positions:

Situated adjacent to the picturesque hill town of Nainital, ARIES (an acronym of Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences) is one of the leading research Institutes which specializes in observational Astronomy & Astrophysics and Atmospheric Sciences. ARIES operates a modern 3.6 meter aperture Optical Telescope with active optics and a 1.3 meter aperture telescope, both located at Devasthal (altitude 2540 meters) at about 50 km from Nainital. ARIES has also established a ST Radar for atmospheric measurements. Applications are invited from candidates with a Ph.D degree in Physical / Mathematical Sciences from a recognized University / Institute with at least one post-doctoral research experience. Fresh Ph.D.'s with exceptional accomplishments may also apply. The Institute offers challenging opportunities to researchers working in Astronomy & Astrophysics and atmospheric sciences. Regular research staff of the Institute is expected to primarily engage in independent research in basic science and, additionally, participate in activities that promote the academic environment of the Institute. ARIES has a continuous series of opportunities for faculty positions against sanctioned and available vacant scientific positions and accepts applications throughout the year. Applications are reviewed twice a year in the months of March and September. Applications should contain a detailed CV, list of publications, research statement and names of at least five referees who are familiar with the applicant’s work. Applications, addressed to Director, ARIES may be sent over e-mail to directoraries@aries.res.in

As a precaustionary measure due to outbreak of Corona Virus (COVID19) the examination scheduled on 4th April and 5th April,2020 for the post of LDC and Personal Assistant respectively has been postponed and shall be rescheduled after re-assesment of the situation. Rescheduled dates will be communicated by this Institute to all the eligible candidates.
List of eligible/ non eligible candidate for the post of Personal Assistant (PA) alongwith call letter & admit card(Date of exam: 05.04.2020 (Those eligible candidates who have not received the call letter & admit card by post are requested to download this and should bring with them to appear in the exam)
List of eligible/ non eligible candidate for the post of Lower Division Clerk alongwith call letter & admit card(Date of exam: 04.04.2020 (Those eligible candidates who have not received the call letter & admit card by post are requested to download this and should bring with them to appear in the exam)