- Posted On : 21 Feb 2018
- Closing Date :
31 Dec 2018
Teaching JobsJob Designation:
Indian Institute Of ScienceJob Location:
Doctor of Philosophy(PhD)
About the Employer
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc, or just ‘The Institute’) was established in 1909 by a visionary partnership between the industrialist Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, the Maharaja of Mysore, and the Government of India. Over the 107 years since its establishment, IISc has become the premier institute for advanced scientific and technological research and education in India. Since its inception, the Institute has laid a balanced emphasis on the pursuit of basic knowledge in science and engineering, as well as on the application of its research findings for industrial and social benefit. In the words of its founder, J. N. Tata, the objectives of the Institute are“to provide for advanced instruction and to conduct original investigations in all branches of knowledge as are likely to promote the material and industrial welfare of India.”
During the year 2015-16, the Institute participated in national (NIRF) and international rankings (QS and THE), and was invariably the top-ranked institution of higher education in India. The Institute actively pursues a policy of true academic freedom in orderto enable academic excellence in all areas of its activities. The Institute faculty, numbering about 500, is active in a broad spectrum of research,in science and in engineering, and maintains a high annual publication output. Several faculty members of the Institute have won national and international awards and honours in recognition oftheir contributions to the growth of knowledge in science and engineering.
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications from exceptionally bright and motivated individuals with an established record of high quality research, and a strong commitment to teaching, for positions of Assistant Professor, which are entry level academic positions, in its various academic departments. Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) and foreign nationals are also eligible to apply.
Qualification : Ph.D., with First Class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) in the preceding degree, and a good academic record throughout
Experience : A minimum of three years teaching / research / professional experience, excluding the experience gained while pursuing the Ph.D.
Age Criteria : Below 35 years
Salary : 1,09,868 per month with house rent allowance/98,468 per month if staying on the campus
How to Apply for the Job
Candidates must apply on the fillable PDF form which can be obtained below. The following documents are required (in PDF format) along with the application form.
1. Curriculum Vitae with a list of all publications
2. Reprints of up to 5 important publications
3. Proposed research plan. The research plan should also include the laboratory space requirement, and equipment along with the estimated cost (including any cost for laboratory preparation).
4. Proposed teaching plan at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels
5. Caste and/or Disability Certificate from the competent authority, as applicable. 6. Any other relevant information the applicant may like to furnish.
The filled-out PDF form must be saved as a PDF file, and a single PDF file needs to be made along with the required documents.
This single PDF file must be emailed to 1. The Registrar, Indian Institute of Science at the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org 2. The Chairs of the preferred departments
For any further information related to this advertisement, please contact:
The Registrar, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 560012, INDIA