The Central University of Gujarat has openings for various faculty positions in the areas of specialization as indicated against each in the School of Chemical Sciences. The essential qualifications / pay bands / grade pay / reservation position for these positions are as under.
Professor: One post.
Professor Pay Scale: Rs. 37400-67000 with AGP of Rs. 10000.
An eminent scholar with published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with 10 years of experience in post-graduate teaching and / or research at the University / National level institutions, including experience of guiding research at doctoral level; OR an outstanding scholar with established reputation, who has made significant contribution to knowledge. In exceptional cases, teachers with 15 years of under-graduate teaching / research experience could also be considered.
Candidates should have obtained at least 55% marks at the Master's level (50% for the existing incumbents who are already in the University system. However, the requirement of 50% shall be insisted upon only for those incumbents who may have entered in the University system after 27.11.2001.)
Area of Specialization: Ph.D. in Chemistry with interdisciplinary experience in teaching and research in Applied Chemistry.
Associate Professor: Two posts.
Associate Professor Pay Scale: Rs. 37400-67000 with AGP of Rs. 9000.
Good academic record with a doctoral degree or equivalent published work. In addition to these, candidates who join from outside the University system should have at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade 'B' in the 7-point scale with letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E & F at the Master's level (50% for the existing incumbents who are already in the University system.)
However, the requirement of 50% marks shall be insisted upon only for those incumbents who may have entered the University system after 27.11.2001; five years of experience of teaching and/or research (excluding the period spent for obtaining the research degree) and has made some mark in the areas of scholarship as evidenced by quality of publications, contributions to educational innovation, designing of new courses and curricula.
Area of Specialization:
For Post 1: Ph.D. in Chemistry with experience of teaching and research in Applied Chemistry.
For Post 2: Ph.D. in Chemistry with experience of teaching and research in Industrial Chemistry.
Assistant Professor: Three posts.
Assistant Professor Pay Scale: Rs. 15600-39100 with AGP of Rs. 6000.
Good academic record and Master's degree with at least 55% marks (50% marks for SC / ST candidates and for those Ph.D. degree holders who have passed their Master's degree prior to 19.09.1991) or an equivalent grade 'B' in the 7-point scale with letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E & F at the Master's level in the relevant subject from an Indian University or an equivalent degree from a foreign university.
Besides fulfilling the said qualifications, NET shall remain a compulsory requirement for appointment as Assistant Professor for those who possess post-graduate degree. However, the candidates having Ph.D degree in the concerned subject are exempted from NET for PG level and UG level teaching. The candidates having M.Phil degree in the concerned subject are exempted from NET for UG level teaching only.
Area of Specialization:
For Post 1: Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry*.
For Post 2: Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry*
For Post 3: Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry*
[* The persons with experience in teaching and research would be preferred.]
General Conditions for Faculty Jobs in Central University of Gujarat:
The Central University of Gujarat reserves the right to:
offer the post at the level lower than that advertised, depending upon the qualifications, experience and performance of the candidates; relax any of the requirements.
draw reserve panel(s) against the possible vacancies in the future.
consider the applications received after the last date.
consider "in-absentia" the candidature of those who may not have applied; or may have applied for higher position.
relax any of the qualifications/experience at its discretion and
not to fill up any of the advertised positions.
Relaxation in educational qualifications, experience, age, etc. in the case of reserved categories will be given as per rules. The prescribed essential qualifications are the minimum and mere possession of the same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview. Where the number of applications received in response to an advertisement is large and it will not be convenient or possible to interview all the candidates, the University at its discretion may restrict the number of candidates to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualifications / experience higher than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement.
Reservation Position: As per rules, reservation for SC and ST is applicable for the posts of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor @ 15% and 7.5% respectively. Additionally, 27% posts are reserved for OBC in the post of Assistant Professor.
Persons already in service should apply through proper channel.
Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.
No correspondence will be entertained in this regard and the candidates are requested to check the Central University of Gujarat website www.cuguj.org for any related information.
Applications are required to be submitted on the prescribed format only which can be downloaded from the University website www.cuguj.org. The faculty application processing fee would be Rs.350 for general candidates and Rs.250 for OBC candidates. SC / ST candidates are exempted from payment of application processing fee. The application processing fee is required to be submitted by Demand Draft, drawn in favour of the Central University of Gujarat, by any nationalized bank and payable at their Gandhinagar / Ahmedabad Branch only. Applications received without the prescribed fee will be summarily rejected.
Separate applications alongwith all the requisite documents as mentioned in the application form, addressed to the Officer on Special Duty(Admn.), with the post applied for clearly superscribed on the envelope may be sent by Registered Post/Speed Post or submitted By Hand.
The last date for receiving the Central University of Gujarat applications is 30 days from the date of publication of the advertisement.