Public Service Commission, West Bengal (PSCWB) is inviting application from the eligible candidates for the posts of Cultural Research Officer in the Cultural Research Institute in the West Bengal General Service under the Backward Classes Welfare Department, Govt. of W.B. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal (PSCWB).
CULTURAL RESEARCH OFFICER
No. of Vacancies: 02 Nos. (ST-01; OBC-01)
Educational Qualification: i) A Second Class Master’s Degree in Anthropology / Sociology/ Economics / Statistics / Physics /Mathematics from a recognized University /Institute.
ii) Knowledge of and experience in editing and proof reading for publishing journals, bulletins etc. of an educational or research institution or a govt. office.
Experience: 03 years research experience in conducting Socio-Economic Surveys/ Investigations and Treatment of Statistical data among the Tribal people and Scheduled Castes particularly in West Bengal and neighbouring areas
Desirable: i) Evidence of having published papers on different aspects of Socio-economic problems in West Bengal and neighboring areas.
ii) Administrative experience in an educational or research Institution or a Government Office.
iii) Knowledge of Tribal language spoken in West Bengal.
NOTE: Applicant should have ability to read, write and speak in Bengali (Not applicable for those whose mother tongue is Nepali unless mentioned otherwise against any particular post)
Age Limit: Max 36 yrs as on 01.01.2017
Pay Scale: Rs.9,000 – Rs.40,500 with a Grade pay of Rs.4,400/-
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of candidate will be through written examination and interview.
Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.160/- as Examination Fee.
NO EXAMINATION FEE REQUIRED IN CASE OF SC/ ST CANDIDATES OF WEST BENGAL AND PWD CANDIDATES.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Public Service Commission, West Bengal (PSCWB) — www.pscwbonline.gov.in from dated 15.05.2017 to 06.06.2017 (till 11:59 pm)
DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.
Starting Date of Online Application: 15.05.2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 06.06.2017 (till 11:59 pm)