Assistant Professor Jobs at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad

Faculty Recruitment 2020 notification announced by Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana  – Assistant Professor Jobs. Eligible candidates may apply within 5th August 2020.

Date Posted: 30th July 2020

Hiring Organization: Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Organization Profile: The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) which was established in 1936 is a Deemed University fully funded by the University Grants Commission (UGC), Government of India. The TISS offers 50 Master’s Degree Programmes in a range of Socially relevant inter-disciplinary of Social Work, Social Sciences, Health, Management, Labour Studies, Habitat Studies and Rural Development from its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Campuses. It has a strong M.Phil/Ph.D programme. A high degree of freedom and autonomy shape the positive work ethos and creativity in the Institute. The TISS offers a very challenging but fulfilling academic environment and opportunities to scholars committed to creating a just society through education, generation of knowledge and field action.

Job Title: Assistant Professor

Employment Type: Contract

Department having vacancy :

  • The School of Public Policy and Governance
  • The TISS-Azim Premji School of Education

Qualification: Master‘s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in Political Science/Sociology/Economics/Public Policy or an equivalent degree from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university. Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR, or a similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/SET or who are or have been awarded a Ph. D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and their amendments from time to time as the case may be exempted from NET/SLET/SET.

Candidate Profile:

  • Candidate should complete their PG/Ph.D. in relevant discipline
  • Candidate should have Good Communication Skill
  • Commitment towards work

Desirable Qualifications:

  • School of Public Policy and Governance -: Preference will be given to candidates with-
     Qualification of Ph.D. in Political Science/ Public Policy with a focus on Indian State,
    Institutions, Regulation, Welfare Regimes, Law and Governance and other similar areas
    of research.
     Candidates are familiar with handling of large data sets (NSSO, Census, NFHS etc.) and their use to understand the policy dynamics in India.
     Having a willingness to work in a team and explore new and emerging research.
  • TISS-Azim Premji School of Education -: Preference will be given to candidates with-
     Having a Ph.D. in an Education discipline along with a B.Ed/M.Ed qualification
     Having expertise in Quantitative Research in Education or Education Administration,
    Leadership and Management or Mathematics Education or ICT in Education or Early
    Childhood Care and Education or Economics of Education or Adult Education.
     Having a willingness to work in a team and explore new and emerging research.

Job Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

Salary: Consolidated salary of Rs. 71952/- p.m. (Pay Band Rs. 15600 – 39100)

Apply Mode: Online

Last Date:  5th August 2020

Organization Website:

Application Fee: The application fee of Rs. 1000/- be paid on-line. The SC/ST/PWD candidates will be waived from the application fee if they attach the required certificate to the online application form. 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.

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

Reference: Official Advertisement

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