Patna: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), an Institute of National Importance under Ministry of HRD, has released recruitment notification, to fill up faculty positions for its various departments. IIT Patna invites applications from Indian Nationals (Foreign Nationals may also apply, for appointment to tenure/contractual position as per MHRD, GoI rules), for teaching and research in Indian Institute of Technology Patna(IIT Patna).
Departments for Assistant Professor (on contract/Regular): Computer Science and Engineering (All Specializations), Humanities and Social Sciences (Psychology and Philosophy), Electrical Engineering (Instrumentation), Mechanical Engineering (Control), Civil & Environmental Engineering (Transportation), Chemical & Biochemical Engineering (Process Design, Transport Phenomena, Process Control/Mechanical Operations).
Departments for Associate Professor: Computer Science and Engineering (All Specializations), Humanities and Social Sciences (Linguistics and Sociology), Electrical Engineering (All Specializations), Mechanical Engineering (All Specializations), Mathematics (All Specializations).
Minimum Qualifications and Experience Requirements:
a) Assistant Professor: One should have a 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 and at least three years’ experience in teaching/research/industry for the post of Assistant Professor (Regular), excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D. Candidates not satisfying the experience requirement for direct recruitment as Assistant Professor (regular) may be considered as Assistant Professor (on contract) which may be regularized subsequently on completion of the minimum experience requirement and satisfactory performance in teaching & research during the period of contract appointment at IIT Patna.
b) Associate Professor: One should have a 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 and a minimum of six years in teaching/research/industry of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor/Senior Scientific Officer/Senior Design Engineer or equivalent. A candidate should have preferably produced one Ph.D. student (thesis submitted) with reasonable number of peer reviewed publications in journals/conferences of repute.
Key Dates & How to Apply: The closing date for submission of application is 18 December 2017. The eligible candidates should download the prescribed application form (DOC format and PDF format ) from the website of IIT Patna and sent to the following address;
Faculty Affairs, IIT Patna
Bihta, Patna – 801103, Bihar
Phone: +91 (612) 3028290, +91 (612) 3028041 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For exact qualification, how to apply and other details, interested candidates should refer the official Recruitment Notification, uploaded on the official website of IIT Patna.