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Job Description:
Project Assistant positions are open for design and development of science experiment kits for children. BE graduates from reputed institutions/universities with a demonstrated interest in design are encouraged to apply.
Experience with CAD tools is essential, preferably SolidWorks. Experience in prototyping and skill in creating animations are preferred. Project duration is 2 years. Salary will be as per IISc norms.
Interested candidates please email kumarimc@iisc.ac.in with CV, and Portfolio of your designs (not compulsory). Last date for application is 2 February, 2018.

Apply for Faculty Positions

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The Institute welcomes applications from exceptionally bright, motivated, individuals with an established record of independent, high quality research, and commitment to teaching, for positions of Assistant Professors and above in all disciplines of interest to the Institute in Science and Engineering.

For Assistant Professor positions, the prospective candidates must

  • have a Ph.D in the relevant area with a first class at the preceding degree or equivalent with a very good academic record throughout
  • have three years of post-doctoral research experience (relaxable in exceptional cases), and
  • be preferably below 35 years of age.

The position of Assistant Professors will be in PB-3 i.e. `15,600-39,100 with a minimum pay of `30,000/- with a Grade pay `8000/- plus allowances.   After the completion of three years service  in PB-3, they will be placed in PB-4 i.e. `37400-67000 with a Grade pay of  `9000/- plus allowances.

For higher positions, the prospective candidates, in addition to having a Ph.D in the relevant area, are expected to have made outstanding contributions in the chosen area of research and also guided doctoral students.

The position of Associate Professor will be in PB-4 i.e. `37,400-67,000 with a minimum pay of `42,800/- with a Grade pay `9500/- plus allowances.

The position of Professor will be in PB-4 i.e. `37,400-67,000 with a minimum pay of `48,000/- with a Grade pay of  `10,500/- plus allowances.

Women candidates and applicants belonging to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes are especially encouraged to apply.

The Institute provides partial support to cover relocation expenses for a new faculty member, and also provides a significant start-up research grant. In addition, the Institute provides Cumulative Professional Development Allowance (CPDA) of  `3 lakhs for every block of 3 years on a  reimbursable basis to meet expenses for  participating in both national and international conferences, paying the membership fee of various professional bodies and contingent expenses. Loans for the purchase of computers, reimbursement of a part of the expenses on personal telephone/mobile phones are also available.  The faculty and their families are also covered by an attractive Contributory Health Services Scheme. Modest on-campus accommodation is also provided to new faculty members.

Interested candidates may apply with their

  • Curriculum Vitae, list of publications (with reprints of important publications)
  • Proposed research and teaching plan
  • Department at which the candidate proposes to work
  • Names and addresses (with email addresses and fax numbers) of at least three referees.

Applications are welcome throughout the year and may be sent to the Chairperson of the respective Department of interest, with a copy to:

The Registrar, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, INDIA    Fax: +91-80-23600757    

Phone: +91-80-23600757/22932444  Email: regr@admin.iisc.ernet.in

[For further information, please visit the Department Websites of IISc.


The Infosys Chair Visiting Professorships

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

The Infosys Foundation has endowed Visiting Professorships in Mathematics and Physics at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The purpose of these Professorships is to bring distinguished scientists in the broad areas of Physical and Mathematical Sciences to the IISc campus for collaborative research interactions.

Visiting Professors are expected to spend a total of one year at IISc; visits can be spread out over a period of 4 years. The remuneration package for these Visiting Professorships is internationally competitive. If you are interested in this Professorship, please contact a faculty member at IISc who will then take the process forward.

If you would like to nominate a distinguished Physicist or Mathematician for this Professorship, please send a nomination to the Chairman, Division of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science by e-mail (ichair@admin.iisc.ernet.in).

DST Centenary Chair Position

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Internships/Project Assistants

POSITIONS AVAILABLE – in Talent Development Center, IISc Challakere campus at Kudapura, Chitradurga District 577536

Application to Prof. M. S. Hedge, Convener, TDC, IISc Challakere Campus at Kudapura Ph: 9448191880, email: mshegde@sscu.iisc.ernet.in

  1. Research Associate one each in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics;

Qualification:  Ph. D. in respective subjects; Physics – Specialization (a) solid state physics, and/or (b) semi-conductor physics, and/or (c) Quantum calculations / Density Functional Theory. Chemistry- Solid State Chemistry or Electrochemistry, General Physical Chemistry and/or Quantum Chemistry. Mathematics: Any sub-area of Mathematics. Biology:   Experimental Molecular Biology.

Job Description: The RAs are expected to develop new experiments in their subjects for the teachers of High School to University.   In addition, they should carry out research with coordinators in their respective subjects with the basic  available in the TDC, IIScChallakere Campus.

Free accommodation at TDC IISc and Salary: Rs. 35000 pm upwards.

  1. Project Assistants: each in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics;

Qualification: Regular MSc degree in their respective subjects; Research experience is desirable. Job Description: PAs are expected to demonstrate experiments to the teachers from High School to Universities. They are expected to assist in developing experiments related to BSc and MSc degrees. They should also help carry out research with  subject coordinators.

Free Accommodation and salary – Rs24000/- pm upwards.

  1. Project Assistant – one position with Chemical Engg./ Electronics BE/B Tech degree

Qualification: BE/BTech in Chem. Engg., Electronics and Communication or allied disciplines Job Description:  PA’s are expected to set up set up chemical reaction systems/ thermodynamics and gas solid reaction systems, develop simple experimental set ups for college/university chemistry/physics. Should be able to provide computational assistance in areas such as  Density functional theory and Quantum Chemical Calculations.

Free Accommodation and salary:  Rs 24000/- pm upwards. ____________________________________________________________________________ Interested candidates can send their applications/bio-data to mshegde@sscu.iisc.ernet.in On or before Nov. 15, 2016.

International Visitors

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