Applications are invited for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a Department of Science & Technology (DST) sponsored project, “Development of AI based DSS for Improved Crop Water Use Efficiency under Regulated Deficit Drip Irrigation Regime in the Backdrop of Climate Change”, under the Principal Investigator, Dr. Gopal Das Singhal, Department of Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, Gautam Buddha Nagar 201314 (U.P.). The position is temporary and is available immediately. Essential qualification: M.Sc. Agriculture Science (Agronomy) or M.Tech/ME Agriculture Engineering, with qualified GATE or NET-CSIR-UGC Desirable: Preference will be given to candidates having prior experience in data collection and data analysis of crop water use, crop growth and crop yield using experimental field measurements with irrigation scheduling. Fellowship: Rs. 31,000/- pm + 8% HRA (as per DST norms). Duration: 1+1 years (purely temporary). Project Description: The project aims to collect and analyze the crop data of different soil and physiological parameters for different seasons. Application and Interview: Applications with complete bio-data (with details of qualification i.e. examination passed, year, division, the percentage of marks from 10th board onwards, including work experience) should be sent by Email ([email protected]) to Dr. Gopal Das Singhal, Department of Civil Engineering, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, Gautam Buddha Nagar, UP 201314 by November 25, 2020. Short-listed candidates will be called for the online interview via google meet/MS team. No TA/DA will be provided for appearing in this interview. Shiv Nadar University, National Capital Region (NCR) Shiv Nadar University (www.snu.edu.in), chosen as one of the ten private Institutions of Eminence (IoE) by the Government of India, is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, research-focused and student-centric institution that is bringing a paradigm shift in higher education in India through its innovative curriculum, cross-disciplinary thinking across a wide range of disciplines, and disciplinary and interdisciplinary research and innovation focus. The University is building an eco-system of knowledge to promote recognition of the inter-connectedness of ideas, systems and environments in the world inside the campus and those outside it. The core of the University consists of a select, world-class faculty with doctoral and postdoctoral experiences from ranked universities all over the world. The University currently has 5 Schools, 24 Departments and 7 Research Centers engaged in teaching, practice and research in disciplines as diverse as Engineering, Natural Sciences, Management & Entrepreneurship, and Humanities & Social Sciences, along with Art & Performing Arts, Design, Communication, and also Extended Education & Professional Development. The Schools offer Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degrees. The University is among a select group of green-field institutions in the country which were awarded the prestigious Atal Incubation Center grant by the NITI Aayog, Government of India, in the very first round in 2017.