Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences (SNBNCBS), is an autonomous institution funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The Centre, with a current strength of more than 30 faculty members, more than 24 postdoctoral research fellows/scientists and about 170 students, has research activities in different focused areas of basic sciences. It has research activities (Theoretical, Computational and Experimental) in different areas of Physical, Chemical and Mathematical sciences. In recent years the Centre has made a significant investment to establish new experimental research facilities and computational facilities.
SNBNCBS invites applications from the Indian nationals for the four positions of Assistant
Professors/Associate Professors in the Department of:
(i) Department of Astrophysics and Cosmology (DAC);
(ii) Department of Chemical, Biological and Macro-Molecular Sciences (DCBMS); and
(iii) Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Material Sciences (DCMPMS) with a research interest in the following areas:
- a) Experimentalists in the areas of Quantum Materials, Quantum Optics/Photonics and Nano Devices;
- b) Chemistry of Nano Materials, Functional Nano Materials and Devices and Computational Molecular Biology;
- c) Theoretical and Observational Astrophysics involving mega telescope observatories
Ph. D. 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). Successful applicants after joining are expected to carry out independent research and guide Ph. D. students. He/she are expected to publish high-quality research papers in peer-reviewed journals.
Preferably below 45 years of age with five years teaching and/or research experience of which at least two years should be at the level of Assistant Professor or in equivalent pay level. Past records of securing extramural funding and supervising postgraduate students are desirable.
Preferably below 40 years of age and having post-doctoral experience of at least three years.
How to apply?
An application form for faculty positions in the form of a document file is available here. The application must be complete in all respects as prescribed in this form. The duly filled and appropriately signed form forwarded through proper channel should be sent along with all enclosures to The Chairman, Faculty Search Committee, Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Block-JD, Sector-III, Salt Lake, Kolkata 700106 within 31 May 2020. A soft copy is to be sent by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (photo and signature not required in soft copy). More information about the on-going research in various departments and teaching activities may be obtained from here
The process of selection will consist of a seminar and academic interaction followed by a Selection Committee meeting for shortlisted candidates.
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