Periyar University Salem Recruitment of Faculty / Teaching Positions 2013

Vacancy – Periyar Palkalai Nagar – Associate – Assistant – Professor

The Government of Tamil Nadu established the Periyar University at Salem on 17th September 1997 as per the provisions of the Periyar University Act, 1997. The University covers the area comprising the districts of Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The University got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission and has been accredited by NAAC with B+ grade in 2007.

Periyar University imparts higher education at three levels, i.e., through its Departments of Study and Research, Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) and the affiliated colleges. The University has eighteen departments of study offering Post Graduate and Research Programmes and sixty six affiliated colleges.

The University has established the following Constituent Colleges (1) Periyar University Arts and Science College (PRUCAS) in 2006 at Mettur Dam, Salem District (2) Periyar University Arts and Science College in 2010 at Pennagaram, Dharmapuri District.

Applications in the prescribed form in EIGHT COPIES are invited from the eligible candidates for the following Teaching Faculty Positions :

1. Professor

Departments : Botany, Environmental Science, Library and Information Science, Zoology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, English, Tamil, Food Science and Nutrition, Psychology.

Qualification : Good academic record with at least 55% of the marks or equivalent grade of B in the 7 point scale with letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E and F where grading system is practiced at the Master‟s degree level in a relevant subject from an Indian University or an equivalent degree from a foreign University.

Experience : A  minimum  of  ten  years  of  teaching  experience  in  university/college,  and/or  experience  in research at the University/National level institutions/industries, including experience of guiding candidates for research at doctoral level with evidence of published work and a minimum of 10 publications as books and/or research/ policy papers.

Pay Scale : As per UGC Norms.

2. Associate Professor

Departments : Botany, Environmental Science, Library and Information Science, Zoology, Economics, Education, Microbiology.

Qualification : i) Good academic record with a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned disciplines. ii) A Master‟s Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed).

Experience : 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 Institution / industry excluding the period of Ph.D. research with evidence of published work and a minimum of 5 publications as books and/or research/ policy papers.

Pay Scale : As per UGC Norms.

3. Assistant Professor

Departments : Botany, Environmental Science, Library and Information Science, Zoology, Commerce, Education, Food Science and Nutrition, English, Geology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology.

Qualification : Good academic record with at least 55% of the marks or equivalent grade of B in the 7 point scale with letter grades O, A, B, C, D, E and F where grading system is practiced at the Master‟s degree level in a relevant subject from an Indian University or an equivalent degree from a foreign University.

Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate should have cleared the National  Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET.

Note : Holders of Ph.D. degree in the relevant subject shall be exempted from NET/SLET/SET.

Pay Scale : As per UGC Norms.

Application fee : General and OBC Candidates – Rs;500/- ; SC/ST/PWD Candidates – Rs.250/-. All Demand Drafts should be taken on/after the date of advertisement in favour of “The Registrar, Periyar University” payable at Salem.

How to Apply : Interested Candidates have to apply in the prescribed Proforma. The Completed application with necessary relevant enclosures including the Demand Draft for the application fee should be sent by Registered Post in an envelope superscribed as “Application  for  the  post  of  Professor  in  —————–” and addressed to The Registrar, Periyar University, Periyar Palkalai Nagar, Salem-636 011, Tamil Nadu, India.

Last Date : 18th April 2013

Click here for Complete details :

Professor Posts Cat. I - http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/P1.pdf

Professor Posts Cat. II – http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/P2.pdf

Associate Professor Posts Cat. I - http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/ASP1.pdf

Associate Professor Posts Cat.  II- http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/ASP2.pdf

Assistant Professor Posts Cat. I - http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/AP1.pdf

Assistant Professor Posts Cat. II – http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/AP2.pdf

Click here to Download the Application format : http://periyaruniversity.ac.in/files/APPLICATION%20FORM.pdf

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