Thursday, 20 February 2020

 

Call for applications/nominations for appointment of Director

The Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS), Bengaluru, has been established by the Government of India as a specialized centre of excellence to promote the growth of research in nano and soft matter sciences.

CeNS invites applications/nominations for the post of Director, who will be an Indian National, with a clear vision for an institution dedicated to these areas of research.

  1. Name of the post: Director
  2. Scale of Pay: Rs. 144200-218200 Level 14 (7 CPC) [Pre-revised Rs.37,400-67,000 (PB- 4) Grade Pay Rs.10,000/-]
  3. Mode of Recruitment: Direct Recruitment/By Deputation including short-term contract/Re-employment
  4. Tenure: 3 to 5 years or on attaining the age of superannuation (60 years at present), whichever is earlier.
  5. Probation period: One year
  6. Age: Not exceeding 52 years. The crucial date for determining the age limit shall be 01 January 2020.
  7. Qualifications:

Essential: Doctorate in physical sciences/ chemical sciences/ engineering sciences/ materials science and technology/ nano science and technology.

Desirable:  

  1. Post - doctoral research
  2. Original published work of high standard 
  3. Evidence of high professional eminence by way of recognitions like fellowship of academies, national/ international awards in science etc. 
  4. Evidence of patents/ technology transfer

Mode of Application/Nomination:  Format for application and other details are available at the website https://www.cens.res.in/opportunities/ or http://dst.gov.in

Last date for submission of application is 29 February 2020

For NE Regions and other specified areas (as notified at the websites) it is 6 March 2020

Last date for receiving nominations is 29 February 2020.