Faculty Positions (currently closed)
Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education is a National Centre of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), devoted to research and development in science, maths and technology education (STME). It is seeking to strengthen its programmes, particularly, (1) Research in STME at school level, (2) Olympiads in chemistry, biology, maths and other subjects, and (3) the National Initiative on Undergraduate Science.
We are keen to consider applications for faculty positions from candidates with a Ph.D and post-doctoral experience, and a proven excellent track record in any of the following:
- the natural sciences, with a demonstrated interest in educational and social issues
- the social sciences, with a demonstrated interest in educational and science / design / technology issues
- research and development in science, maths or design and technology education
Applications with a curriculum vitae and names of at least three referees should be sent to the Centre Director, Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, TIFR, V. N. Purav Marg, Mankhurd, Mumbai 400 088, India. For enquiries please contact the Dean via email - hbcdean [at] hbcse [dot] tifr [dot] res [dot] in
Entry level faculty members, usually with 1-3 years of post-doctoral experience, get a salary in the pay scale of INR 15600-39100 (total monthly emoluments, approximately INR 40,000/-) plus HRA at 30% of basic salary, in lieu of Institute housing (subject to availability), and health care benefits. Candidates with appropriate experience can be considered for higher levels.