Goa: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Goa invites applications from eligible candidates for faculty positions at the level of Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor / Assistant Professor on Contractual Basis. IIT Goa has mentioned the recruitment process is a Rolling Advertisement. The Cut-Off for next round of selections is 30 September 2017.
These positions are available in the following departments: Sciences: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Engineering: Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Liberal Arts: Humanities and Social Sciences. IIT Goa informed that Indian Nationals (Including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs)) are eligible for permenant posts. Also Foreign Nationals (i.e. candidates not possessing either an Indian passport or a PIO/OCI card) can be offered contractual appointment for upto 5 years. The appointment can be renewed thereafter.
Academic Qualification: The required academic qualification for all faculty positions is a PhD with first class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) at the preceding degree and a very good academic record throughout.
Experience Requirements: The recruitment notification mentioned that experience requirements for different posts are as follows:
Professor: A minimum of ten years post-PhD teaching/research/professional experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor in an academic institution or equivalent position in a research organization or an industry as on the date of application.
The candidate should have (a) demonstrated leadership in research in specific area(s) of specialization in terms of guidance of Masters and PhD students, executing research grants / consultancy projects, strong record of high quality publications, patents, etc., (b) demonstrated excellence in teaching and contributed towards developing new courses and/or laboratory facilities and (c) participated in service through administrative responsibilities, convenership of academic committees, etc.
Associate Professor: A minimum of six years post-PhD teaching/research/professional experience of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor in an academic institution or equivalent position in a research organization or an industry as on the date of application. The candidate should have demonstrated adequate experience of independent research in terms of guidance of Masters and PhD students, executing research grants / consultancy projects, strong record of high quality publications, patents, etc., (b) demonstrated excellence in teaching and (c) participated in service through membership of academic committees, etc.
Assistant Professor: A minimum of three years post-PhD teaching/research/professional experience. The candidate should have demonstrated a strong research capability in terms of high quality publications, patents, etc.
Assistant Professor on Contractual Basis: Candidates who do not fulfil the minimum experience requirement for the post of Assistant Professor or are judged to be not ready for the post yet based on research record and/or performance in the interview may be appointed as Assistant Professor on Contractual Basis for a period not exceeding three years. Such offers may be regularized after a peer review.
Probation: Period of probation in regular appointments at all posts will be one year.
How to Apply: As per the recruitment notification, candidates can send a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), Research Statement and Teaching Statement along with a completed Summary Sheet (as specified on the recruitment notification) to firstname.lastname@example.org . Alternately, eligible candidates may also apply by sending hard copies of the above documents to the following address: Registrar, Indian Institute of Technology Goa, Goa Engineering College Campus, Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa 403401.
For exact eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, interested candidates should refer Recruitment Notification, uploaded on the official website of IIT Goa.