Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Rolling Position)

Applications Invited for Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Position – Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Aerospace/Aeronautical/Mechanical)

Type of Position – The position is for one year, with an extension subject to performance.

Fellowship – Consolidated pay Rs. 55,000 per month (negotiable)

Eligibility – 

  • Ph.D. with BE/BTech/Equivalent in Aerospace/Aeronautical/Mech with relevant research/industrial experience.
  • Publication in standard journals will have an added advantage.
  • The candidate should have good academic records throughout and good writing skills.
  • Candidates should not have published in Predatory Journals.
  • Candidates who submitted the thesis and waiting for thesis defense are also encouraged to apply.

Experience – Fresher/2-3 Years of Experience

Job Description –

  • Collection of relevant literature
  • Expertise in one of the domain areas listed below.
  • Coordinate the work with the team.
  • Experience in handling experimental and computational facilities.
  • Report preparation and lab management.
  • Interaction with sponsored agencies, etc.

Domain Areas of Interest Include –

  1. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) – Multirotor/Fixed Wing
  2. Autonomous Navigation of Drones
  3. Aerodynamics and Structural Analysis of UAVs
  4. Urban Air Mobility-based Personal Aerial Vehicles (PAVs)
  5. AI/ML for UAVs
  6. Sensor Fusion for UAVs
  7. Drone Swarms
  8. Fuel Cell-based UAVs

How To Apply  

  • Candidates, who fulfill the eligibility criteria, should apply through the link given above latest by 5:00 pm, 15th November 2022.
  • For more details, please visit

Selection Procedure –

  • Candidates will be shortlisted based on their eligibility criteria, academic record, and relevant experience
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be intimated through email for the interview by the selection committee
  • Merely meeting the criteria may not guarantee a call for an interview
  • The position will be left vacant and a new advertisement with an extended date will be given if no suitable candidate is found.

Other criteria –

  • Accommodation will not be provided by TiHAN Foundation or IIT HYDERABAD.
  • Please note that the position is on-site & within IIT Hyderabad campus.