Recruitment for the Post of Project fellow for UGC - Dept.of Applied Psychology

Recruitment for the Post of Project fellow for UGC - Dept.of Applied Psychology

Applications on plain paper (A4 Size) with complete bio-data enclosed with self-attested photocopies of candidate's professional certificates are invited from Indian Nationals for one post of Project Fellow to work in the research project mentioned above.

Essential Educational Qualification:
A Post Graduate Degree in Psychology/Anthropology/Sociology/Social Work/ education with 55% marks.
Preference will be given to the Candidate having knowledge of KANNADA language as he/she have to interact with tribal community in Mysore and Kodagu regions in Karnataka.

Age Limit:

40 years and below

Per Month Rs.8, 000/- (Rupees Eight Thousand Only) Consolidated

Duration of Fellowship:
24 Months from the Date of appointment or the date of termination of the project whichever is earlier. The post is purely temporary and on contract basis and will be governed by the Administrative rules/service conditions of Pondicherry University.

Mode of Selection:
Interview- Only Short listed Candidates will be called for an interview. Interview would be held in Pondicherry University, Puducherry- 605014.

Important Information:
The Application should be addressed to the Principal Investigator, Department of Applied Psychology, Pondicherry University, Puducherry- 605014.

A soft copy of the application (without enclosures) should also be sent to the email address of the Project Coordinator –

Application Deadline:
The Application should reach the Principal Investigator/Coordinator not later than 20.03.2011, 5:30 PM.


  1. No TA/DA will be paid to candidates appearing the interview.

  2. Candidates will be informed by e-mail about the interview date. Hence, the candidates are expected provide a valid e-mail IDs in their applications. 

  3. Mere possessing the prescribed qualification does not ensure that the candidate would be called for interview. 

  4. The University reserves the right to accept application at any time, and consider candidates of   exceptional credentials without applications. Qualification and experience may be relaxed by the University at any point of time for otherwise exceptional candidates.

  5. The candidate will be responsible for the authenticity of information, other documents and photographs submitted.

Contact Details of the Coordinator:
Dr. B.Rangaiah
Principal Investigator
UGC-Major Research Project
Department of Applied Psychology
Pondicherry University
R.V. Nagar,
Phone: 09042460674/04132654690 (office)

Principal Investigator,
Date : 08-03-2011
Department of Applied Psychology.


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