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Project Scientific Assistant B [OBC]

We are looking for candidates for the Design and Technology (D&T) Education Group who have a strong interest in the field of education as well as science, environment and design. The candidate will be stationed at Mumbai, but may be required to travel occasionally.

Download full advertisement here.

Date of Walk-in Interview: 15/03/2023, 09.00 a.m. to 10.30 a.m.
Honorarium offered: Rs. 55,600/- p.m. (Incl. of HRA Rs. 8,602/-).

The post is reserved for OBC candidates. All applicants are required to produce the certificate in the prescribed format only. The prescribed format for the OBC certificate can be downloaded here.

Student Internships

Students pursuing their Masters (in any subject) are welcome to apply for internships (1-3 months). Students can undertake their own projects or assist on-going projects at the D&T lab. Acceptance into the internship programme at HBCSE is partly determined by availability of accommodation at the centre. So do write to us in advance by March/April. 
Internships slots are usually available in May-June and October-November. 
Write to:
dnte [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in

Short term Visitors

Students and teachers can apply for a short term visitor positions. You can undertake your own project or assist in the on-going projects of the D&T programme. Applications for Short term visitors are accepted all year round.
Write to:
dnte [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in

PhD Programme

If you want to enrol in HBSCS’s Graduate School, and pursue a PhD in Science Education, visit: For queries, write to HBCSE Dean’s Office at

hbcdean [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in

Post-doctoral Fellows and Senior Visiting fellows

Applications are welcome from competent and committed natural and social scientists, teachers and communicators holding a PhD degree and are looking to contribute in areas relating (and not limited) to: Design and Technology Education, Science Technology and Society studies, Socio cultural issues in education, Gender and science, Curricula and Material development, Teacher Professional Development etc.  Applications are accepted all year round.
Write to:
vf [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in

savital [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in

hbcdean [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in