CALL FOR APPLICATIONS : FACULTY POSITIONS AT SOUTH ASIAN UNIVERSITY.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS : FACULTY POSITIONS AT SOUTH ASIAN UNIVERSITY.

South Asian University (SAU) is an international university focused on postgraduate teaching & research, jointly established and funded by the eight SAARC countries. SAU is looking for outstanding, highly qualified and experienced faculty members and non-academic staff.

To apply for a faculty position, applicants should be outstanding scholars whose research and teaching interests will expand or complement the existing academic programs of the university.

To apply for a non-academic position, applicants should be experienced professionals in the sought area of specialization.

Citizens of the eight SAARC Member States are especially encouraged to apply for these positions. Selected candidates from countries other than India will be sponsored for a work visa in India. Interested candidates may apply in the prescribed form.

  1. Applications are invited against the following positions :

    1. Professor (one each) in the following areas: Computer Science and Legal Studies – US$ 30,000 to 45,000 per annum

    2. Assistant Professor (Economics) – One position – US$ 15,000 – 20,000 – 25,000 per annum

    3. Director (Admissions & Examinations) – One position – Grade I B: US$ 27,000 to 40,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age: 54 years

    4. Senior Assistant (Admissions & Examinations)* – One position – Grade V: US$ 9,000 – 13,000 – 16,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 40 years

    5. Senior Assistant* – One position – Grade V: US$ 9,000 – 13,000 – 16,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 40 years

    6. Faculty Assistant* – Two positions – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

    7. Assistant (Housekeeping)* – One position – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

    8. Assistant (Administration)* – One position – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

    9. Assistant (Accounts)* – One position – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

    10. Personal Secretary* – Two positions – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

    11. Receptionist* – One position – Grade VI: US$ 6,000 – 9,000 – 11,000 per annum. Preferred Maximum Age : 35 years

*These positions are meant for Indian citizens only.

  1. Information on the academic programs, current interests of Faculties/Departments can be found on their respective web pages on this website. You may also look at the last few Annual Reports of the University.

  2. Eligibility – Professor (one each in Computer Science and Legal Studies)

      1. Essential Qualifications: Ph.D. degree from a recognized University/Institution; and Master’s Degree in relevant subject area with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade (for Science subjects); OR with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade (for Social Science and Humanities). Post-doctoral research and/or postgraduate teaching experience of at least 12 years (excluding the period spent for obtaining the research degree).

      2. Notes: (i) Post-Ph.D. experience will only be counted if the experience was not obtained while pursuing Ph.D. or other degrees, and was acquired on a regular confirmed position and/or regular full time contractual position with responsibilities of full-time teaching/ research. (ii) Experience of teaching at the undergraduate level will not be considered as relevant experience.A Professor should be an eminent scholar with evidence of outstanding scholarship and international recognition.

Desirable Qualifications:

  1. High quality research publications in journals of repute.

  2. Experience in guiding doctoral research and a productive research group.

  3. For laboratory based research in sciences, proven ability to get research funding from National / International granting agencies

Other Provisions: Research and teaching experience during the period a candidate is registered for obtaining Ph.D. degree, will not be considered as relevant experience. However, if a candidate with an M.Phil / M.Tech degree was involved in the teaching of post-graduate courses as a regular faculty before enrolling for PhD degree, half of the period of such teaching experience will be considered as a relevant experience.

General Conditions:

  1. The applications received in response to this advertisement will be scrutinized and only shortlisted candidates will be called for selection process. Merely fulfilling the requirements laid down in the advertisement will not automatically entitle any candidate to be called for further participating in the selection process.

  2. No correspondence will be entertained from any ineligible and non-selected candidate. In all matters regarding eligibility, the selection process, the stages at which the scrutiny of eligibility is to be undertaken, documents to be produced for the selection process, assessment, prescribing minimum qualifying standards in the selection process, number of vacancies, communication of results, etc., the university’s decision shall be final and binding on the candidates and no correspondence or personal enquiries shall be entertained in this regard.

The University reserves the right to:

  1. to fix criteria for screening the applications so as to reduce the number of candidates to be called for interview;

  2. offer the post at the level lower than that advertised, depending upon the qualifications, experience and performance of the candidates;

  3. draw reserve panel(s) against the possible vacancies in the future;

  4. relax any of the desirable qualifications / experience / age at its discretion;

  5. not to fill up any or all the advertised posts;

  6. modify / change the qualifications / age limit and experience criteria from time to time for various non-teaching posts even after publications of this advertisement;

  7. to conduct written tests for further shortlisting the candidates for such posts where large number of applications are received or even otherwise;

  8. consider the applications of candidates who have not applied;

  1. Persons already in service in Government / Autonomous / Public Sector Undertakings / State / Central Universities should apply through proper channel along with Vigilance Clearance and Integrity Certificate.

  2. Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.

  3. In case of any inadvertent mistake in the process of selection which may be detected at any stage even after issue of letter of appointment, the University reserves the right to modify / withdraw / cancel any communication made to the candidate.

  4. President, SAU can modify / change any of the general conditions.

Submission of Application:

  1. Applications, along with all the requisite documents as mentioned in the application form must be submitted by post / courier to the following address:

    The Deputy Registrar (Administration),
    South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan,
    Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 110021, India

 

  1. Incomplete applications will not be entertained.

  2. The last date for receiving the applications is 14 December 2018 (Friday).

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