Faculty Positions in IIIT Dharwad (Regular), Karnataka, India

Faculty Positions in IIIT Dharwad (Regular), Karnataka, India

Faculty Positions in IIIT Dharwad, Karnataka, India

Designation/Position- Faculty Positions in IIIT Dharwad

Indian Institute of Information Technology Dharwad, Karnataka, India, invites applications for Faculty Positions in IIIT Dharwad from eligible and interested candidates

About- Indian Institute of Information Technology Dharwad is an Institute of National Importance established under an Act of Parliament (23 of 2017) in public-private-partnership (PPP) mode between the Ministry of Education, Government of India, Government of Karnataka and industry partner KEONICS. As a not-for-profit, self-financing institute of higher learning in the area of Information Technology (IT), the primary objective of IIIT Dharwad is to address the skill gap in high-end information technology and thereby enable India to retain its global leadership role in IT and allied areas. IIIT Dharwad currently offers B.Tech degree programs in Computer Science & Engineering, Data Science &Artificial Intelligence, and Electronics & Communication Engineering, apart from a Ph.D. degree program.

Research/Job Area- 

S. No.Faculty Position(s)Department
Assistant Professor All departments, viz., Biosciences and Bioengineering  Chemical Engineering Chemistry Civil & Infrastructure Engineering Computer Science and Engineering Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering Humanities, Economics, Arts and Rural Technologies Mathematics Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering Physics
Associate Professor 
Professor 

 Areas of Specialization:

  • Biosciences and Bioengineering 

Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Metabolomics, Bioinformatics, Structural Biology.  

  • Chemical Engineering o Advance Materials; Nano/Bio-process engineering; Process Modeling/Artificial Intelligence in Chemical Engineering.
  • Chemistry o Theoretical/computational inorganic chemistry.
  • Civil & Infrastructure Engineering o Environmental Engineering and Water Resources Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering o Programming languages and compiler design, o Cyber Security and Cryptography
    • Distributed Systems and Cloud Computing o Software Architectures o Explainable AI and NLP.
  • Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering

In all areas of Electrical Engineering including Electronics and Circuits, Control and Automation, Communication and signal processing, Computer Engineering, Power Systems, Power Electronics, Machines and Drives.

  • Humanities, Economics, Arts and Rural Technologies o All Areas in All Disciplines.
  • Mathematics
    • Probability & Statistics o Financial Mathematics  o Geometry and Topology o Analysis/Number Theory 
    • Numerical Analysis & Scientific Computing 
  • Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering o AI/ML, Robotics, Computer vision and autonomous navigation, o Micro/Nano Engineered Systems, Microfluidics, Microgravity o Industrial Engineering and automation, Manufacturing o Dynamics and Control, Machine Design
    • Surface/Tribology Engineering, Semiconductor materials 
  • Physics o Computational and Statistical Physics o Condensed Matter Physics o Nuclear Physics, High-energy physics, and String theory o Astrophysics and Cosmology
    • Theoretical Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, Quantum Information, and Nonlinear Dynamics

THE AREAS MENTIONED ARE ONLY INDICATIVE AND NOT EXHAUSTIVE. THE INSTITUTE IS OPEN TO RECEIVING APPLICATIONS FROM OUTSTANDING CANDIDATES WITH SPECIALIZATION IN THESE AND OTHER RELATED AREAS.

Foreign national here means a person who does not have either an Indian passport, or a PIO / OCI Card. Foreign nationals can be offered contractual appointment for up to five years’ subject to obtaining necessary permissions from the competent authority.  

Location- Indian Institute of Information Technology Dharwad, Karnataka, India

Eligibility/Qualification–

For faculty positions at all levels, PhD with first class or equivalent [in terms of grades, etc.] in the appropriate specialization at the preceding degree and good academic record throughout. 

EXPERIENCE [Required on the date of submission of application]: 

  • PROFESSOR
    • minimum of 10 years post-Ph.D. teaching/research/professional experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor in IITs, IISc, IISERs,       IIMs    or    at         an        equivalent     level    in         any      other   Indian/Foreign Institutions/Universities of comparable standards. The candidate should have demonstrated leadership in research in a specific area, with an excellent record of publications in reputed journals and conferences and should have graduated M.Tech./M.S./M.Sc./Ph.D. student (s). It is desirable that the candidate has carried out          laboratory      development/course    development/technology development/innovative work leading to patents/significant publications and has generated sufficient funding for research. It is also desirable that the candidate has external recognition in the area of specialization. The criteria of supervision of Ph.D. students may be relaxed for candidates who have joined from industry.
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
    • minimum of 6 years post-Ph. D teaching/research/professional experience of which 3 years should be at the level of Assistant Professor Grade I in IITs, IISc, IISERs, IIMs or at an equivalent level in any other Indian/Foreign Universities/Institutions/Industries of comparable level. The candidate should have demonstrated research ability with an excellent record of publication in reputed journals and conferences and supervision of M.Tech./M.S./M.Sc./Ph.D. student(s). It is desirable that the candidate has carried out laboratory development/course development/technology development/innovative work leading to patents/significant publications and has generated sufficient funding for research. The criteria of supervision of Ph.D. students may be relaxed for candidates who have joined from industry. 
  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR GRADE I 

At least 3 years of industrial / research/ teaching experience – excluding, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D.  

Candidates who are interested in hands-on engineering, hardware and/or software system design & development as well as application(s) of traditional Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) in the modern context of humanities/science/technology are particularly encouraged to apply.  

  • .ASSISTANT PROFESSOR GRADE II 

Candidates not eligible for direct recruitment as Assistant Professor Grade I, such as those with less experience may be considered for a contractual position of Assistant Professor Grade II.  

Age will be reckoned  on the LAST date of application SUBMISSION. 

  1. For the post of Professor, the candidates should be preferably below 55 years of age.
  2. For the post of Associate Professor, the candidates should be preferably below 45 years of age.
  3. For the post of Assistant Professor [Grade-I], the candidates should be preferably below 35 years. 

Job/Position Description- 

IIT dhArwAD invites applications from well qualified Indian nationals [including Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs)] and foreign nationals for faculty position(s)

  • PROFESSOR 

Basic Pay: ₹ 1,59,100/- [min.] {Academic Pay Level 14A of the Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission} 

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 

Basic Pay: ₹ 1,39,600/- [min.] {Academic Pay Level 13A2 of the Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission} 

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR GRADE – I 

Basic Pay: ₹ 1,01,500/- [min.] {Academic Pay Level 12 of the Pay matrix of 7th Pay Commission}. 

All other allowances as admissible to the Institute employees apply. 

How to Apply- 

One application form for each post to be submitted online, if applying for more than one. Also, one application form for each department, if applying for more than one department. Enclosures are to be uploaded along with the application form, as separate documents (pdf only).  

The link for the advertisement and online application form can be accessed at https://www.iitdh.ac.in/faculty-recruitment-1. No hard copies of the application will be accepted. 

Last Date for Apply– 30 April 2024

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