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HomeARTS & SCIENCEVisva-Bharati University Invites Application for the Post of Teaching Faculty Recruitment Vacant...

Visva-Bharati University Invites Application for the Post of Teaching Faculty Recruitment Vacant Positions(106 posts)

Applications are invited from interested and eligible candidates for the following Positions. Interested Eligible candidates fulfilling the criteria may submit their applications in the prescribed format along with the detailed CV / As per the Norms.

FACULTY RECRUITMENT 2021 | FACULTY TICK

Date of Advertisement: 30-01-2021


🏢 NAME OF THE INSTITUTION

VISVA BHARATI UNIVERSITY – FACULTY RECRUITMENT 2021


🏫 ABOUT INSTITUTION

Founded by the first non-European Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Thākur(popularly known as Tagore) in 1921, Visva-Bharati was declared to be a central university and an institution of national importance by an Act of Parliament in 1951. The President of India is the Paridarsaka (Visitor) of the University, the Governor of West Bengal is the Pradhana (Rector), and the Prime Minister of India acts as the Acharya (Chancellor). The President of India appoints the Upacharya (Vice-chancellor) of the University. In May 1951, Visva-Bharati was declared to be a Central University and “An Institution of National Importance” by an Act of Parliament. It was granted the status of a unitary, teaching and residential university. The status and function of all the major institutions have been redefined in successive Amendments.


Visva-Bharati invites applications from Indian nationals for filling up the following Teaching positions as per UGC Guidelines – 2018 and subsequent amendments from time to time. Recruitment for the post of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant
Professor through direct Recruitment.

💼 DESIGNATION / JOB POSITION

  • Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Assistant Professor

🎯 DEPARTMENT / DISCIPLINE / SPECIALIZATION

Professor

  1. Philosophy & Comparative Religion / Vidya Bhavana
  2. History / Vidya Bhavana
  3. Economics & Politics/ Vidya Bhavana
  4. Social & Cultural Anthropology
  5. Journalism & Mass Communication
  6. Indo Tibetan Studies
  7. Bengali
  8. English
  9. Chinese
  10. Japanese
  11. German
  12. Italian
  13. Botany
  14. Chemistry
  15. Mathematics
  16. Statistics
  17. Zoology
  18. Bio-Technology
  19. Agricultural Entomology / PSB
  20. Rabindra Bhavana
  21. Education
  22. Yogic Art and Science
  23. Sitar – Hindusthani Classical Music /Sangit Bhavana
  24. Painting
  25. Design

Associate Professor

  1. Geography
  2. History
  3. Philosophy
  4. Economics
  5. Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology
  6. Anthropology
  7. English
  8. Japanese
  9. Chinese
  10. Indo Tibetan Studies
  11. Comparative Literature
  12. Hindi
  13. Urdu
  14. French
  15. Russian
  16. Statistics
  17. Environmental Science
  18. Biotechnology
  19. Computer & System Sciences
  20. Botany
  21. Tagore Studies – Indira Gandhi Centre
  22. Indira Gandhi Centre
  23. Tagore Studies – Rabindra Bhavana
  24. Agricultural Statistics
  25. Horticulture
  26. Agricultural Engineering
  27. Genetics and Plant Breeding
  28. Social Work
  29. Women Studies
  30. Education
  31. Yogic Art & Science
  32. Classical Music(Dhrupad)
  33. Classical Music(Dhrupad & Dhamer)
  34. Painting
  35. Graphic Art
  36. Design

Assistant Professor

  1. Sanskrit
  2. Japanese
  3. Arabic
  4. English
  5. Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archeology
  6. Economics
  7. Education(Music)
  8. Physical Education
  9. Animal Science
  10. Agricultural Economics
  11. Mathematics
  12. Zoology
  13. Social Work
  14. Kathakali Dance
  15. Hindusthani Classical Music(Vocal)
  16. Hindusthani Classical Music(Tabla)

🎓 QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE / REQUIREMENT

Professor
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 1 to 23
A. (i) An eminent scholar having a Ph.D. degree in the concerned / allied / relevant discipline, and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work with, a minimum of 10 research publications in the peer-reviewed or UGC-listed journals and a total research score of 120 as per the criteria given in Appendix II, Table2.
(ii) A minimum of ten years of teaching experience in university / college as Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, and/or research experience at equivalent level at the University / National level institutions with evidence of having successfully guided doctoral candidate.
OR
B. An outstanding professional**, having a Ph. D degree in the relevant/allied/ applied disciplines, from any academic institutions(not included in A above) /industry, who has made significant contribution to the knowledge in the concerned/ allied/relevant discipline, supported by documentary evidence provided he/she has ten years’ experience.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 1
M.A. in Philosophy / Comparative Religion/ Religious Studies/ other areas of Social Sciences relevant to the study of Religions.Ability to teach textual materials in any branch of Indian Philosophy.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 3
Specialization in any one aspect of Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 4
Specialization would be Medieval/Modern Indian History
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 6
Considerable teaching/research experiences in Communication Anthropology with evidence of published work.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 7
New media/media organization Management / devcom / Indian Communication Theory specialization as is proven by
a) Self-authored books, book chapters in books edited by others from publishers of repute, research articles in journals of repute (publication without fee and through proper review process of good duration).
b) Project in the specialization area as is proven by research reports etc.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 8
Specialization in colloquial and written Tibetan Language as well as good experience in the field of Translation and Restoration Works.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 9
Specialized in Rabindranath.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 11
Specialization in Modern Chinese Language or Chinese History and Politics or Chinese
Literature, Society and Culture.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 13
Specialization in German Language and Literature Studies.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 14
Specialization in Italian Language and Literature Studies.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 15(a)
Open for any branch of Botany.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 15(b)
Specialization in Microbiology.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 20(a)
i) Research specialization, as evidenced by quality publications in indexed research ournals, must be in one or more of the following areas: Bioprocess engineering / Microbiology.
ii) The applicants must have their Masters degree in relevant branches of Biology / Life Science. For Bioprocess engineering an M. Tech degree at Masters level is preferable.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 20(b)
i) Research specialization, as evidenced by quality publications in indexed research journals, must be in one or more of the following areas: Bioprocess engineering / Microbiology / Human Genomics / Drosophila Genetics / Developmental Biology.
ii) The applicants must have their Master’s degree in relevant branches of Biology / Life Science. For Bioprocess engineering an M. Tech degree at Masters level is preferable.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 21
(i) Four year B.Sc.(Ag.) Hons. Degree followed by M.Sc.(Ag.) and Doctoral degree in Agricultural Entomology/Plant Protection with at least 55% marks or its equivalent grade.
(ii) Experiences in various branches of Agricultural Entomology like, Economic Entomology, Biological suppression of Insect –pests, Toxicology and Insect Ecology with teaching, research and extension activities.
(iii) Experience in organizing and supervising field work in various branches of Agricultural Entomology/inter-disciplinary research and / or related extension activities.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 22
He / She should have thorough knowledge on the life and works of Rabindranath and knowledge of Indian literature, heritage and culture.
N.B. : In case of Professor in Education, Vinaya Bhavana, NCTE guidelines will also be followed.
**A person shall be under category of “An outstanding professional” subject to satisfaction of following criteria:
(a) He / She must be the recipient of National / International Awards / Fellowships.
(b) He / She must have participation in National/International Seminars/Conferences / Workshops.
(c) He / She must have significant contributions in the field of research and development.
(d) He / She must have twelve years of outstanding performing achievements in the relevant field.
(e) He / She must have the ability to explain the logical reasoning of the subject concerned and adequate knowledge to teach.
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 24
A. i) An eminent scholar with Ph.D. degree in the subject concerned or in an allied/relevant subject and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work, with a minimum of 10 publications as books and/ or research/policy papers in the peer-reviewed or UGC listed journals and a total research score of at least 120 as per the criteria given in Appendix II, Table 2.
ii) A minimum of ten years of teaching experience in a University/College and / or experience in research at the university/ National Level Institution/Industries, with evidence of having successfully guided doctoral candidate.
Or
B. An outstanding professional, with established reputation in the relevant field, who has made significant contribution to the knowledge in the concerned/allied/relevant discipline, to be substantiated by credentials.
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 25 to 27
A.i. An eminent scholar having a doctoral degree
ii) Have been actively engaged in research with at least ten years of experience in teaching in University/College and/or research at the University/National level institutions
iii) Minimum of 6 research publications in the peer-reviewed or UGC-listed journals,
iv) Has a total research score of 120, as per Appendix II, Table 2.
OR
B. A traditional or a professional artist, with highly-commendable professional achievement, in the subject concerned,
i) Having Masters degree, in the relevant subject
ii) Has been ‘A’ grade artist of AIR/Doordarshan
iii) Has ten years of outstanding performing achievements in the field of specialization
iv) Has made significant contributions in the field of specializations and ability to guide research;
v) Has participated in National / International Seminars / Conferences/ Workshops / Concerts and / or recipient of National/International Awards / Fellowships;
vi) Has the ability to explain the logical reasoning the subject concerned, and vii) Has adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the said discipline.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 25
Ability to guide research students.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 27
Specialization in Textile

Associate Professor
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 28 to 57
i. A good academic record, with a Ph. D degree in the concern/allied/relevant disciplines.
ii. A Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks (or and equivalent grade in a point-scale, wherever the grading system is followed).
iii. A minimum of eight years of experience of teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor in a University, College or accredited research in Institution/Industry with a minimum of seven publications in the peer-reviewed or UGC- listed Journals and a total research score of seventy five (75) as per the criteria given in Appendix II, Table 2
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 28 (For UR Category)
Specialization would be Medieval/Modern Indian History.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 30(a) (For UR Category)
Specialization in any area of Contemporary Western Philosophy/Logic(Western).
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 30(b) (For UR Category)
Specialization in Indian Philosophy(Classical)
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 32
Religious History of Ancient India.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 36(a)(For OBC Category)
Specialization in Modern Chinese Language or Chinese History and Politics or Chinese Literature, Society and Culture.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 37
Specialization in colloquial and written Tibetan Language.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 38
M.A. and Ph.D in Comparative Literature.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 39 (For UR Category)
Specialization in Poetics.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 39 (For OBC Category)
Specialization in Linguistics.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 41
Specialization in French Language and Literature Studies.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 42
Specialization in Russian Language and Literature Studies.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 44
Ph.D in Environmental Science with specialization in Environmental Chemistry / Environmental Geology / Ecology / Environmental Management / Environmental Economics as evidenced by publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 45
i) Research specialization, as evidenced by quality publications in indexed research journals, must be in one or more of the following areas: Bioprocess Engineering, Microbiology/ Bioinformatics/ Computational Biology/ Structural Biology of
macromolecules/ Human genomics/Drosophila Genetics / Plant Genomics;
ii) The applicants must have their M. Sc Degrees in relevant branch of Biology / Life Sciences. For Bioprocess engineering an M. Tech degree at Masters level is preferable.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 47
M.Sc. in Botany with specialization in ‘Cytology/Cell Biology & Genetics’ both at Masters and Research(Ph.D. and Post Doctoral) level with publication in the relevant field.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 48
Specialization in Rabindra Literature.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 49
Proficiency in Indian Literature, Language, Culture and Society.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 50
He / She should have sound knowledge on the life and works of Rabindranath and knowledge of Indian literature, heritage and culture.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 51
Statistical Inference/Design of Experiment/Statistical Methods.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 52
Fruit Science/Vegetable Science/Floriculture & Landscaping/Postharvest Technology of Horticultural Crops.
Note : Selected candidate will have to participate Rural Agricultural Work Experience (RAWE) and experimental learning programme under B. Sc(Agriculture) course.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 53
M.E(Ag.)/M. Tech(Ag) in any branch of Agricultural Engineering discipline.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 54
Basic degree in Agriculture followed by PG and Ph.D in Plant Breeding or Genetics & Plant Breeding. Ability to teach advance course of plant breeding including molecular breeding.
Note : Selected candidate will have to participate Rural Agricultural Work Experience (RAWE) and experimental learning programme under B.Sc(Agriculture) course.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 55
Must have MSW with Ph. D in related discipline.
N.B. : In case of Associate Professor of Education under Vinaya Bhavana, NCTE guidelines will also be followed.
Essential Qualification for post Sl. No. 58
i) A Good academic record, with a Ph. D, degree in the subject concerned or in a relevant discipline.
ii) A Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale, wherever the grading system is followed).
iii) A minimum of eight years’ experience of teaching and / or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor in a University, College or Accredited Research Institutions/Industry with evidence of published work and a minimum of 7 publications as books and / or research / policy papers in peer-reviewed or UGC listed journals and a total research score of at least Seventy Five(75), as per the criteria given in Appendix II, Table 2.
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 59 to 64
A. i) Good academic record, with doctoral degree.
ii) Performing ability of high professional standard.
iii) Eight years of experience of teaching in a University or College and / or of research in University/national level institution, equal to that of Assistant Professor in a University/College.
iv) Has made a significant contributions to knowledge in the subject concerned, as evidenced by quality publications.
OR
B. A traditional or a professional artist, with highly-commendable professional achievement having Master’s degree in the subject concerned, who has :
i) Been ‘A’ grade artist of AIR/Doordarshan;
ii) Eight years experience of outstanding performing achievements in the field of specialization;
iii) Experience in designing of new courses and/or curricula;
iv) Participated in National level Seminars/Conferences/Concerts in reputed institutions’ and
v) Ability to explain, with logical reasoning, the subject concerned and adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the said discipline.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 59 & 60
Ability to guide research students.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 62
Have a good knowledge on Textile designing along with Printing in different styles and method of applications.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 63
The applicant should have knowledge in all printmaking mediums and up to date information about contemporary art practice.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 64
Furniture / Interior Designer from prominent Design Institution/University with knowledge
of suitable CAD+ experience in design and development/production.

Assistant Professor
A. i) A Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant/allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.
ii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidates 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. Phill./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and their amendments from time to time as the case may be exempted from NET/SLET/SET.
Provided, the candidates registered for the Ph. D programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances / Bye Laws / Regulations of the Institutions awarding the Degree and such Ph. D candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET / SLET /SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions, subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:-
(a) The Ph. D degree of the candidate has been awarded in a regular mode ;
(b) The Ph. D thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners;
(c) An open Ph. D viva-voce of the candidate has been conducted;
(d) The Candidate has published two research papers from his / her Ph. D. work, out of which at least one is in a refereed journal;
(e) The candidate has presented at least two papers based on his / her Ph. D work in conferences/seminars sponsored/funded/supported by the UGC /ICSSR/CSIR or any similar agency.
The fulfillment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean(Academic Affairs) of the University concerned.
Note : NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Masters Programme in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET is not conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/SET.
OR
B. The Ph. D degree has been obtained from a foreign university/institution with a ranking among top 500 in the World University Ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) the Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).
Note : The Academic score as specified in Appendix II (Table 3A) for Universities, shall be considered for short-listing of the candidates for interview only, and the selections shall be based only on the performance in the interview.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 65 (For UR Category)
Classical Literature at P.G. Level.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 69
Specialization in Numismatics of Ancient India.
Desirable Qualification for post Sl. No. 72
Diploma in coaching of minimum one year duration in swimming/Badminton/Table Tennis/Tennis/Hockey and Judo from a recognized institution in coaching or have participated at least at the Inter-University tournaments in Swimming/Badminton/Table Tennis/Tennis/Hockey and Judo.
Desirable Qualification for post Sl. No. 74
Specialization in the field of Farm Management / Production Economics / Agricultural Marketing / Agricultural Finance.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 75
Topology/Differential Geometry/Harmonic Analysis/Number Theory/Graph Theory.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 76(For EWSs Category)
Specialization on Genetics / Cell Biology/Immunology as evident from research publications.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 76(a)(For OBC Category)
Specialization on Endocrinology / Animal Physiology / Developmental Biology as evident from research publications.
Desirable Qualification for Sl. No. 76(b)(For OBC Category)
Specialization on any field of Zoology as evident from research publications.
Essential Qualification for Sl. No. 78 to 80
A. i) Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) in the relevant subject or an equivalent degree from an Indian/ foreign University.
ii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidates must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR, or 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.Phill./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and
their amendments from time to time as the case may be.
Provided further candidates registered for the Ph. D programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances / Bye Laws / Regulations of the Institutions awarding the Degree and such Ph. D candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET / SLET / SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions, subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:-
(a) The Ph. D degree has been awarded to the candidate in a regular mode ;
(b) The Ph. D thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners;
(c) An open Ph. D viva-voce of the candidate had been conducted;
(d) The Candidate has published two research papers from his / her Ph. D. work, out of which at least one is in a refereed journal;
(e) The candidate has presented at least two research papers based on his / her Ph.D work in conferences/seminars supported/funded/sponsored by the UGC / AICTE/ ICSSR or any other similar agency.
Note 1: The fulfillment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean(Academic Affairs) of the University concerned
Note 2: The clearance of NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Masters Programme in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET is not conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC( like SLET/SET).
OR
B. A traditional or a professional artist with highly commendable professional achievement in the subject concerned having a Bachelor’s degree who has:
i) Studied under a noted / reputed traditional Master(s)/Artist(s)
ii) Has been ‘A‘ grade artist of AIR/Doordarshan
iii) Has the ability to explain, with logical reasoning the subject concerned; and
iv) Has adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the discipline concerned.


🏆 SALARY / REMUNERATION / PAY SCALE

  • Professor Academic Level 14 with Entry Pay of Rs. 1,44,200/- as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix
  • Associate Professor Academic Level 13A with Entry Pay of Rs. 1,31,400/- as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix
  • Assistant Professor Academic Level 10 with Entry Pay of Rs. 57,700/- as per 7th CPC Pay Matrix

💺 JOB LOCATION

Santiniketan, West Bengal


📝 HOW TO APPLY

Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the post of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant
Professor through direct Recruitment.

i) For Academic Level 14 & 13A : Rs. 2000/-
ii) For Academic Level 10 : Rs. 1600/-

The eligibility of the candidate will be determined as on 27th February, 2021


📅 IMPORTANT DATE

Application deadline is, 6.00 PM, Saturday, the 27th February 2021.


📫 CONTACT INFORMATION

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📌 ADDRESS FOR COMMUNICATION

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