Applications are invited for faculty positions for IIT Guwahati in the following specializations:


 

  

Department

Assistant Professor on contract*/Assistant Professor

Associate Professor

Professor

Tentative Interview Schedule

Last Interview Held on

Biotechnology

Biochemical Engineering (minimum qualifications: Undergraduate in Chemical Engineering and further research/specialization in Biochemical Engineering)

All areas in Biotechnology

All areas in Biotechnology

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25th January,2014

Chemical Engineering

Advanced Materials Engineering and Nano Technology, Biochemical Engineering, Catalysis and Reaction Engineering, Fuel and Thermodynamics, Interfacial Phenomenon, Multiphase Flow, Optimization Techniques in Chemical Engineering, Particulate Technology, Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals, Polymer Engineering, Process Dynamics and Control, Process Synthesis and Equipment Design, Transport Phenomenon Control

All areas in Chemical Engineering

All areas in Chemical Engineering

26th April,2014

5th January 2013

Chemistry

Inorganic, Organic, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

All areas in Chemistry

All areas in Chemistry

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28th January 2013

Civil Engineering

Structural engineering, Civil engineering materials, Construction engineering and Management, Geo-technical Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Surveying and Remote Sensing, Architecture and Planning

All areas in Civil Engineering

All areas in Civil Engineering

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8th March,2014

Computer Science and Engineering

All areas in Computer Science & Engineering. However, candidates with specialization in areas related to Computer Systems, Operating Systems, Databases, Computer Networking, Compilers, Graphics, Software engineering will be preferred.

All areas in Computer Science & Engineering

All areas in Computer Science & Engineering

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22nd March,2014

Design

Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Usability Engineering, Human Computer Interaction, Ergonomics, Product Design Engineering, New Media and Digital Arts, Exhibition Design, Interaction Design, Animation Design

All areas in Design

All areas in Design

 19 th April,2014

31st March 2013

Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Communication, Electrical Machines and Drives, Image Processing and Computer vision, Instrumentation, Microelectronics, Microprocessors and Embedded Systems, Microwave Engineering, Opto-electronics, Power Electronics, Power Systems, Semiconductor Devices and VLSI Design. Candidates with good academic background and having specializations in other areas of Electrical Engineering may also apply.

All areas in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

All areas in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

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24th February,2014

Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS)

English,Linguistics,Philosophy,Psychology,Economics (preferably specializing in Financial Economics, Corporate Finance / Corporate Governance, Empirical Finance, Econometrics, Behavioural Finance, Market Microstructure), Sociology, History, Archeology, Political Science and other relevant areas in HSS

All Areas in Humanities & Social Sciences

All Areas in Humanities & Social Sciences

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17th February,2014

Mathematics

Differential Equations, Numerical Analysis, Mathematical Finance, Probability and Statistics All areas in Mathematics All areas in Mathematics

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 30th November,2013

Mechanical Engineering

IC engines, refrigeration and air conditioning, power plant engineering, LES, DNS, composite structures, computational mechanics, CAD, CAM, MEMS, industrial engineering, operations research, non-traditional machining, advanced manufacturing

All areas in Mechanical Engineering

All areas in Mechanical Engineering

-- 9th March,2013

Physics

Condensed matter (experimental and theoretical), Laser Physics and Photonics, Theoretical Physics

All areas in Physics

All areas in Physics

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31st May, 2013

 N.B.: Selection for every Department takes place usually during the same time in the subsequent year.

Last date for receipt of completed application forms:

Applications may be sent upto 15 days prior to the tentative schedule of interview in case of candidates from within India and upto 8 days before the date of interview for those applying from abroad. At least two reference letters from persons well acquainted with candidate's work are essential for consideration of candidature. Candidates have to ensure that reference letters as above reach the Institute well before the date of interview for consideration of their application. Tentative schedule of interviews for different departments is mentioned in the table above. 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. with first class at the preceding degree or equivalent in the appropriate branch with a very good academic record. 

Experience:

Professor: A minimum of 10 years of experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor in IITs, IIsc Bangalore, IIMs, NITIE Mumbai and IISERs or at an equivalent level in any such other Indian or foreign institution / institutions of comparable standards.

Associate Professor:  A minimum of 6 years of teaching / research / industrial experience of which at least 3 years should be at the level of Assistant Professor, Senior Scientific Officer / Senior Design Engineer.

Assistant Professor: At least 3 years of teaching / research / industrial experience, excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D.

Assistant Professor on contract*:   This is not a regular cadre of the Institute. Ph.D. without adequate experience are eligible for the post of Assistant Professor on contract basis.

 

Professor of an Institute of national importance who is on the verge of retirement or who has recently retired may also apply for a contract appointment.

Minimum requirements of qualification and/or experience may be relaxed in respect of exceptionally outstanding candidates.

Microsoft Outstanding Young Faculty Program:

Deserving incoming young faculty members recruited for the Department of Computer Science & Engineering and those with specialisations in areas related Computer Science & Engineering recruited for the Departments of Mathematics and Electronics and Communication Engineering will be considered for "top-up" salary under the Microsoft Outstanding Young Faculty Program. The awardees will be selected during the selection process for the faculty position of the above Departments. A candidate selected under the program will receive a top-up salary consisting of an extra remuneration of Rs. 7,500-Rs.10,000 per month for one year. 

Please download the application form here ( pdf | doc) .

Why a career at IIT Guwahati!

Electronic copies of the application and/or reports from the referees will be considered only on receipt of the hard copies.

Asst. Registrar (Faculty Affairs)
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