Srinagar 30 Dec(KSA): The Department of Linguistics at the University of Kashmir has issued an advertisement for two temporary positions related to a new research project funded by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).
The project titled “Language Attitude, Maintenance and Shift in Gaddi and Paddari Speech Communities of Chenab Valley” seeks to examine linguistic changes among minority language communities in the region.
Applications are invited for the positions of Research Associate (1 post) and Field Investigator (1 post). The qualifications required are M.A. in Linguistics with NET/SET/PhD for Research Associate, and M.A. in Linguistics with minimum 55% marks for Field Investigator. Preference will be given to candidates with prior research experience.
The selected Research Associate will receive a monthly honorarium of Rs. 20,000 and the Field Investigator Rs. 15,000 as per ICSSR norms. The initial appointment will be for one year for the Research Associate position and six months for the Field Investigator, with possibility of extension.
The last date for submission of applications is January 2, 2024. Interested candidates should send their CV along with application on plain paper to Prof. Aejaz Mohammed Sheikh, Principal Investigator of the project.–(Kashmir Student Alerts)