Tata Institute Of Social Sciences
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai-400088
(A Deemed University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956)
ADVT. REF. NO.TISS/SPLRD/OCT/2015
The TISS offers a very challenging but fulfilling academic environment and opportunity to scholars committed to creating a just society through education, generation of knowledge and field action, and invites interested scholars in Social Sciences and allied disciplines located within and outside India to apply for faculty positions in its schools and centres.
A. Academic Positions:
I. Associate Professor (All Schools & Centres & Campuses)
II.Assistant Professor (All Schools & Centres & Campuses)
III. Health Officer (Any of the Campuses)
I. ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (1 post for PWD-VH) in the Pay Band of Rs. 37,400 – 67,000 with Academic Grade Pay of Rs. 9,000.
Essential Qualification And Experience:
Good academic record with a Ph.D. in Anthropology, Architecture and Planning, Economics, Education, Engineering, History, Law, Management, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, and inter-disciplinary areas of social, health, management, development, habitat, disaster and climate sciences and active engagement in research with strong publications record.A Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed).
A minimum of eight years of experience of teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor in a University, College or Accredited Research Institution/industry excluding the period of Ph.D. research with consistent engagement in basic and applied research with strong publications record.
Contribution to educational innovation, design of new curricula and courses, and technology – mediated teaching learning process with evidence of having guided doctoral candidates and research students.
A minimum score of 300 points as stipulated in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS), set out in the UGC Regulation 2010 in Appendix III.
II.ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (1 post for PWD-OH) in the Pay Band of Rs. 15,600 – 39100 with Academic Grade Pay of Rs. 6,000.
Essential Qualification And Experience:
Good academic record with at least 55% of the marks or an equivalent grade of ‘B’ in the 7 point scale with letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E and F at the Master’s Degree level, in Anthropology, Architecture and Planning, Economics, Education, Engineering, History, Law, Management, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or inter-disciplinary areas of social, health, management, development, habitat, disaster and climate sciences from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university. A relaxation of 5% will be provided from 55% to 50% of the marks at the Master’s level for the SC/ST category candidates, and to the Ph. D. Degree holders who have passed their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September 1991.
Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET.
Candidates, who are, or have been awarded a Ph.D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities/ Colleges/Institutions.
Preference will be given to those with Ph.D. and having few years of Post Doctoral research/teaching experience and publications.
III.Health Officer (1 Post for PWD-OH) – Pay Band Rs. Rs.15600-39100, Grade Pay Rs.5400
MBBS degree recognized by the Medical Council of India. Must have completed Compulsory Rotating Internship.
Applications which do not meet the qualifications given in this advertisement and/or incomplete applications are liable to be summarily rejected.
The eligible and interested persons may apply on-line in the format available in the University website www.tiss.edu. Applications, except on-line, will not be accepted.
The last date for receipt of application is 30/10/2015.
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