The Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI), Faridabad is looking for a leader at the level of Executive Director on deputation (including short term contract)/ absorption basis from Indian Nationals or persons with OCI status.
The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology (Government of India) has established the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI), an autonomous institution, as a part of the interdisciplinary Biotech Science Cluster at Faridabad in the National Capital Region.
The position of the Executive Director offers a unique opportunity for the right individual in providing strong and visionary leadership to the institution.
He/ she will perform duties of the Chief Executive Officer of the Institution and the responsibilities of ED include leading and nurturing the core multi-disciplinary research faculty, developing policies and fostering collaboration with scientific, medical and engineering partner institutions, developing a mechanism for collaboration with industry, recruitment of appropriate faculty and management of the extramural activities including supporting research resource units in other institutes.
Scientists from Central/ State Govt./ Research Institutes/ Autonomous Bodies/ Government-funded research organizations/ institutes etc. subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions: Holding analogous post on regular basis in the parent department Or, With five years’ service in a post in Pay Level 14 (Grade Pay of Rs. 10,000/- as per 6th CPC) or equivalent in the parent cadre/ Department.
Possessing the qualification & experience as given below:
- MD or Ph.D. or equivalent degree in biomedical sciences.
- Minimum 15 years of research experience in the field of specialization and have the aptitude for translational research.
- Excellent track record, hand in publications, patent, and awards.
- Experience in successfully running large programs, centres, institutions.
- Experience in guiding research activities in the area of specialization.
The period of deputation including period of deputation in other ex-cadre posts, held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or some other organization/ Department should ordinarily not exceed 5 years. The maximum age limit for the appointment on deputation (ISTC) should not exceed 58 years as on the closing date of the receipt of the applications.
How to Apply?
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Complete application (7 copies) strictly as per the prescribed format with a passport size photograph fixed in the format along with testimonials including the list of publications indicating impact factors should be sent to Shri Subodh Kumar Ram, Under Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Room No. 609, Block-2, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110 003, super-scribing the cover “Application for the Post of Executive Director, Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI), Faridabad”.
The last date to apply is September 21, 2020.
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