Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology is an autonomous research organization under Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, undertaking advance level of research in all aspects of the geology and geodynamics of the Himalaya. It has strong specialization in the areas of Petrology and Geochemistry, Structure and Tectonics, Sedimentology, Geomorphology, Glaciology, Magnetostratigraphy, Biostratigraphy, Quaternary Geology, Environment Geology, Seismology and Geophysics. The Institute also houses modern analytical laboratories. To encourage young students/researchers to make career in Earth Sciences, the Institute has doctoral program and offers Research Associateships to fresh Ph.D. candidates. To promote research in emerging areas of Earth Sciences, the Institute also undertakes sponsored projects.
– Research Associate:-Ph.D. degree in Geology/Geophysics in any emerging areas of Earth or Atmospheric Sciences. The selected candidates are expected to independently persue research at Post-doctoral level. The candidates with experience in the field of structural geology/metamorphic petrology/Sedimentology / Engineering geology/Seismology, Low temperature geochemistry and Paleontology will be given preference. -For JRF- 1st class M.Sc./M.Tech. degree in Geology/Geophysics or allied subject and NET/GATE, UGC-CSIR qualification.