Apply for Chairs

A number of Chair professor positions have fallen vacant as well as a some new Chair positions have been created recently from donor contributions.

Please consult the link for details about each of the Chair positions and their respective eligibility.

In addition, we are happy to announce Institute Chair Professor and Institute Associate Chair Professor (at the level of Associate Professors) across all areas. The number of such positions could be upto 15% of the total cadre strength at any point of time. The norms and methodology of selection for the position of Institute Associate Chair Professor will be along the same lines as existing Chair Professors.

Each Chair position will carry a monthly honorarium upto 25,000 per month and research grant of Rs 2 lacs per annum (Ref CDN notification

The tenure of the Institute Chair positions will be three years, following which it will bere-advertised where the previous incumbent is also eligible to apply.

Interested faculty members may apply for chair position on the online portal

They are requested to fill the summary information as well as upload a complete CV. One can apply for multiple positions as long as they fulfill the eligibility of the corresponding Chair position, especially the research areas. The nominations/application for all the chair positions including

Institute Chair position should be supported/forwarded by the respective departments. For this, please print the first page of the application and forward it to the Dean faculty office through Head.

Note that no faculty can hold more than one chair position at a time, including externally funded chairs like INAE Chair etc.

The selection will be done by a panel comprising of external experts and the evaluation will be primarily on the basis of the contribution and activities of a faculty member in the preceding five years.