By | September 17, 2020



Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

IIT Gandhinagar invites applications for the post of Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in History of Mathematics in India. The appointment will be a part of the major project on “History of Mathematics in India” (HoMI), undertaken by IIT Gandhinagar. It is essential that the candidate has demonstrated exemplary academic record and research potential. The candidate will work in collaboration with mentors at IIT Gandhinagar as well as experts from other national and international institutes. The candidate is expected to conduct
research at IIT Gandhinagar on the above-mentioned subjects and help the Institute with various departmental and teaching-related activities.

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

Post Name

No of posts

Post-Doctoral Fellow


Location :Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar , Gandhinagar, Gujarat  382355

Duration of appointment: 2 years; extendable for another year subject to evaluation


PhD in Mathematics / Physics / Computer

Desirable qualifications: Background in History of Mathematics

Knowledge of Sanskrit and/or other classical languages of India

Salary and other benefits:

Rs.60,000 to 80,000 per month, HRA and medical benefits according to institute norms

Age Limit

Preferably below 35 years

Last Date of Application : 15-10-2020

How To Apply

Potential candidates are requested to submit their applications online to the email address by October 15, 2020, containing the following documents in pdf format:

1. A cover letter with a signature of the candidate.

2. A detailed CV with biodata, academic details, professional experiences and other pertinent information.

3. Scanned copies of original certificates and testimonials. Provisional certificate to be attached in case the PhD (or some other) degree has not been awarded.

4. List of publications.
5. A short research statement, not exceeding 2 pages. (b)The application
should be prepared in a single pdf file (named in the pattern HoMI_PDF_application_Name of the
applicant), and emailed to (c)Besides, at least 3 letters of recommendations should be sent directly to with a mention of LOR_Name of the applicant in the subject line of the emails. In case of any queries, kindly contact us at the above address.

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