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Rolling Advertisement for Faculty Positions

IISER Bhopal invites applications for faculty positions at the level of Professor/Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor in the following Departments:

Natural Sciences Stream


  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics

Engineering Sciences Stream


  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

Humanities and Social Sciences


  • Disciplines: Economics, Psychology/Cognitive Sciences , and English

The applications received against the rolling advertisement upto the date of shortlisting shall be scrutinised and shortlisted by the designated committees, for conducting the recruitment process. Only the shortlisted candidates will be informed by the Institute, about the schedule of interviews as and when conducted

For details and application form, please refer to the Institute’s website (https://iiserb.ac.in/vacancies). A copy of an application in the prescribed format should be sent to the Head of the respective Departments with a copy to Dean, Faculty Affairs (E-mail: dofa@iiserb.ac.in)


S.No Department E-mail Address of the Head
1 Biological Sciences E-mail: hod_bio@iiserb.ac.in
2 Chemical Engineering E-mail: hod_che@iiserb.ac.in
3 Chemistry E-mail: hod_chm@iiserb.ac.in
4 Earth and Environmental Sciences E-mail: hod_ees@iiserb.ac.in
5 Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences E-mail: hod_eecs@iiserb.ac.in
6 Humanities and Social Sciences Disciplines: Economics, Psychology/Cognitive Science , English E-mail: hod_hss@iiserb.ac.in
7 Mathematics E-mail: hod_maths[AT]iiserb.ac.in
8 Physics E-mail: hod_phy[AT]iiserb.ac.in
Allowances and perks will be given as per Government of India norms for various positions as listed below:


1. Assistant Professor (on contract)

Eligibility Criteria
  • » Ph.D. with a first class or equivalent at the preceding degree and a very good academic record throughout.
Salary Structure
  • » Pay Band-3 with scale of pay of Rs. 15,600 - 39,100/- and Academic Grade Pay (AGP) of Rs. 6,000/- with 7 non-compounded advance increments.

2. Assistant Professor

Eligibility Criteria
  • » Ph.D. with a first class or equivalent at the preceding degree and a very good academic record throughout.
  • » Minimum 3 years of post-doctoral experience from premier Organizations.
Salary Structure
  • » PB-3 with scale of Rs.15,600-39,100/- and AGP of Rs. 8,000/- per month.
  • » Minimum pay will be fixed atRs.30,000/- per month + AGP of Rs. 8,000/-

3. Associate Professor

Eligibility Criteria
  • » Ph.D. with a first class at the preceding degree and a very good academic record throughout.
  • » Minimum 6 years of teaching/research experience of which at least 3 years should be at the level of Assistant Professor.
Salary Structure
  • » PB-4 with scale of Rs.37,400-67,000/- and AGP of Rs.9,500/- per month.
  • » Minimum pay will be fixed at Rs.42,800/- per month with AGP of Rs.9,500/-

4. Professor

Eligibility Criteria
  • » Ph.D. with a first class at the preceding degree and a very good academic record throughout.
  • » Minimum 10 years of teaching/research experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor.
Salary Structure
  • » PB-4 with scale of Rs. 37,400-67,000/- and AGP of Rs. 10,500/- per month.
  • » Minimum pay in PB-4 will be fixed at Rs. 48,000/- per month and AGP of Rs. 10,500/-

Other perquisites/ allowances common to all the above mentioned permanent posts.

  • In addition to Basic Pay, other allowances like DA, HRA, TA, Telephone reimbursement, and Employer’s contribution towards NPS shall be as per the GoI norms. For further queries you may please contact Head of the concerned Department.
  • Moving expenses of Rs. 1,25,000/ - (for candidates from abroad) & Rs. 75,000/ -(for candidates within the country).
  • Every faculty member of IISER Bhopal will be entitled to a fund of Rs. 1,00,000/ - every financial year on reimbursement basis, under Cumulative Professional Development Account (CPDA) scheme. CPDA will be available to meet expenses for participating in both national and international conferences, paying membership fees for professional bodies and buyingbooks.
  • Reimbursement of telephone bills to faculty members up to a ceiling of Rs. 1,500/ - per month.
  • Leave Travel Concession (LTC) by Air for home town and elsewhere in Ind ia as per Govt. of India rules along with leave encashment facility.
  • Children Education A llowance of up to Rs. 18,000/ - per year per child for a maximum of two children.
  • Reimbursement of medical expenses of self and d ependent family members as per I nstitute rules.

General information about the posts advertised::

  • The Institute reserves the right to (i) relax eligibility criteria in exceptional cases; (ii) consider anyone who has not formally applied in response to this advertisement, and (iii) fill the position at lower/higher level than that advertised.
  • In addition to the regular pay, all permanent posts carry House Rent Allowance, Transport Allowance and other allowances as per institute rules. Central Government employees will be covered by New Pension Scheme (NPS) of Govt. of India.
  • The qualifications prescribed should have been obtained after attending regular courses from recognized Universities/Institutions.
  • Relaxation in age, educational qualification and/or experience will be considered in case of exceptionally meritorious candidates, with the prior approval of the Competent Authority.
  • No interim enquiries/correspondence/communication of any sort will be entertained on the matter.
  • Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-servicemen, etc. will be as per Govt. of India norms.
  • Candidates working in government departments, public sector undertakings and Government funded institutions should apply through proper channel.
  • The eligibility criteria indicated are bare minimum and a mere fulfilment of the same will not entitle the candidates to be called for an interview. If numbers of applications received are large, the Institute may restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualification and experience higher than that of the minimum prescribed in the advertisement.

Based on the qualifications of the candidates and the need of the department concerned, applications received will be processed through duly constituted selection committees at regular intervals.


October 10, 2016
Dean, Faculty Affairs

ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE POSITIONS OF POST DOCTORAL FELLOW

The IISER Bhopal invites applications for the positions of Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Biological Sciences,Chemistry,Earth and Environmental Sciences,Mathematics,and Physics.Hard copy of application in the prescribed format should be sent to the Head of the respective Departments . However, applicants staying abroad may submit their application via e-mail. The applicants should send their application directly to the concerned Department/Centre:

S.No Department Address of the Head of the Department
1 Biological Sciences Dr. Raghuvir S. Tomar
Head, Department of Biological Sciences
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
ITI (Gas Rahat) Building, Govindpura, Bhopal 462023
Phone: 0755-409-2327
E-mail: hod_bio[AT]iiserb.ac.in
2 Chemistry Dr. Sanjit Konar
Head, Department of Chemistry
Academic Building II
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
Bhopal Bypass Road, Bhauri, Bhopal 462 066
Madhya Pradesh, INDIA
Phone: 0755-669-2339
E-mail: hod_chm[AT]iiserb.ac.in
3 Earth and Environmental Sciences Dr. Ramya Sunder Raman
Head, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Academic Building II
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
Bhopal Bypass Road, Bhauri, Bhopal 462 066
Madhya Pradesh, INDIA
Phone: 0755-669-2381
E-mail: hod_ees[AT]iiserb.ac.in
4 Mathematics Dr. Nikita Agarwal
Head, Department of Mathematics
Academic Building II
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
Bhopal Bypass Road, Bhauri, Bhopal 462 066
Madhya Pradesh, INDIA
Phone: 0755-669-2368
E-mail: hod_maths[AT]iiserb.ac.in
5 Physics Dr. Dhanvir S. Rana
Head, Department of Physics
Academic Building II
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
Bhopal Bypass Road, Bhauri, Bhopal 462 066
Madhya Pradesh, INDIA
Phone: 0755-669-2439
E-mail: hod_phy[AT]iiserb.ac.in

Consolidated amount of Fellowship to Post Doctoral Fellows (PDF):

Name Qualification Experience Duration Fellowship
Post Doctoral Fellowship Ph.D. - Up to 2 Years Rs. 30,000/- (to be revised soon)

NOTES:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE: Ph.D. with First class or equivalent grade in preceding degree in respective discipline, with a consistently good academic record. Maximum age is 32 years for general candidates (to be relaxed by 5 years for SC and ST candidates and persons with physical disability).


  • Please see respective Department website for detailed research areas.
  • The minimum requirement of qualifications and/or experience may be relaxed in respect of exceptionally outstanding candidates in certain areas.
  • A mere fulfillment of required minimum qualifications and experience does not entitle a candidate to be called for discussion.
  • The Institute reserves the right to fill or not to fill the posts advertised.
  • Separate online application must be filled, if a candidate is applying for a Post Doctoral Fellowship in more than one Department.
  • The SC/ST candidates called for presentation/discussion will be paid AC3-Tier by Train or actual expenditure from their place of residence/work and back by the shortest route within India.
  • Reservation will be as per Govt. of India norms.
  • Campus facilities for Post Doctoral Fellows will be same as those of UG and PG students.

ACCOMMODATION: Suitable residential accommodation as per Institute rules shall be provided on the Campus on joining the Institute (this is subject to availability). In case of non availability of residential accommodation, HRA @ 20% shall be admissible.


LEAVE RULES: Each Postdoctoral Fellow will be entitled for 8 days of casual leave in a calendar year. They will be entitled for vacation leave during any period of the Institute's vacation or during mid-term recess up to a maximum of 15 days per semester. Leave not availed in any semester may be carried over to the next semester up to a maximum of 15 days. Leave on medical grounds can be granted to for a maximum period of 8 days in a semester on production of valid medical certificate.

MEDICAL FACILITIES: OPD medical consultation will be provided to the Post Doctoral Fellows as per the Institute norms. No medical reimbursement is admissible. They are encouraged to have a medical insurance policy in their name.


INTERVIEWS: The interviews for the Post Doctoral Fellow shall be conducted thrice in a calendar year.

For further details and application form, please refer to the Institute’s website https://www.iiserb.ac.in/vacancies


April 01, 2015
Dean, Faculty Affairs