TATA INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai 400 088
(A Deemed University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956)
II. ASSISTANT PROFESSORS: 02
REMUNERATION: As per UGC norms
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Good academic record with at least 55% of the marks or an equivalent grade (of ‘B’ in the 7-point scale with
letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E and F) at the Master’s Degree level in areas of specialization relevant to Teachers
Education/Education/English and related disciplines. A relaxation of 5% will be provided from 55% to 50% of
the marks at the Master’s level for the SC/ST category candidates, and to the Ph. D. Degree holders who have
passed their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September 1991.
Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET)
conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET.
Candidates, who are, or have been awarded a Ph. D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants
Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph. D. Degree) Regulations, 2009, shall be
exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and
appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities/ Colleges/Institutions.
Preference will be given to those with Ph. D., having few years of Post-Doctoral research/teaching experience
and publications, and having teaching experience in Teacher Education in university/college, in creating English
language and Literature, assessment and pedagogy in university/college, and/or experience in research at the
University/National level institutions/industries, including experience of guiding candidates for research at
Job Posted on -30/05/2018
Last date of Receipt of Application: June 15, 2018 (online application only).
Application fee:The application fee of Rs. 1000/- be paid on-line. For SC/ST/PWD candidates the fee is not
applicable. The application will be valid only on receipt of the application fee for those who are required to pay.
Fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
Other Conditions: The Institute reserves the right to not fill up the vacancies advertised.
Since applications received may be shortlisted, merely possessing the prescribed qualifications and the
requisite experience would not entitle a person to be called for interview.
No queries or correspondence regarding an issue of call letter for interview/selection of candidates for the
post will be entertained at any stage and be canvassing in any form is strictly prohibited and will lead to the
candidate being debarred from consideration for the post. The Institute reserves the right to relax qualification of the candidate based on the work experience. No TA / DA is payable for appearing for the interview.
How to apply:The candidates are requested to apply online through the link (Apply now) provided along with
this advertisement on the Institute’s website www.tiss.edu.
The candidates are required to take a print of acknowledgment of online application and keep it for future
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