IIT Kanpur invites applications from Indian nationals (including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs)) and foreign nationals for the posts of Assistant Professors, Associate Professors and Professors in the Departments of Aerospace Engineering, Biological Sciences & Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Earth Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Economic Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Industrial and Management Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics, Mechanical Engineering and Physics.
Foreign national here means a person who does not have either an Indian passport or a PIO/OCI card. Foreign nationals can be offered a contractual appointment for up to five years. The appointment can be renewed thereafter.
PhD with first class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch, with a very good academic record throughout (also see in Notes below). In addition, for:
Professor: 10 years of teaching/research/industrial experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor.
Associate Professor: 6 years teaching/research/industrial experience of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor or equivalent.
Assistant Professor: PhD with first class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch, with a very good academic record in all preceding degrees.
For a fresh PhD, the position will be on contract basis for the first three years and will be regularized afterwards. For those with three or more years of teaching/research/industrial experience regular appointment may be made.
The institute strongly encourages applications from qualified women and reserved category candidates.
|Post||Pay level||Basic Pay|
|Professor||14A||1,59,100- or so on|
|Associate Professor||13A2||1,39,600- or so on|
|Assistant Professor Grade I||12||1,01,500- or so on|
|Assistant Professor Grade II (Contract)||11||89,900- or so on|
|Assistant Professor Grade II (Contract)||10||89,800- or so on|
The Institute also provides an additional top-up salary of Rs 25,000/- per month for the first three years of service to the newly joined faculty members. After three years of service, the faculty member(s) are eligible for Young Faculty Fellowship (open for faculty of age upto 40 years) providing a top-up salary of Rs.10,000/- per month for three years, and/or Faculty Chair positions providing a top-up salary of Rs.25,000/- per month for three years. Both the positions are based on performance.
How to apply
Apply online at this page.
The last date of receiving applications via online against this advertisement is 20th August 2019.
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