Visva-Bharati University Professor, Associate Professor & Assistant Professor Recruitment 2012

Last Updated: 2012-04-11T18:24:58+05:30

Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal, has invited applications from well-qualified and experienced candidates for recruitment 2012, for various posts. The recruitment is to be done for the following positions:
Professor
  • Professor of Ceramics (Department of Design, Kala Bhavana)
  • Professor of Design (Department of Silpa Sadana, PSV)
  • Professor of Education (Department of Education, Vinaya Bhavana)
  • Professor of Sitar (Department of Hindustani Classical Music, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Professor of Social & Cultural Anthropology (Department of Anthropology, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Professor of Hindi (Department of Hindi, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Professor of Indo Tibetan Studies (Department of Indo Tibetan Studies, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Professor of Sanskrit (Department of Sanskrit, Bhasha Bhavana)
Associate Professor
  • Associate Professor of Agricultural Statistics (Department of EES, PSB)
  • Associate Professor of Economics (Department of Economics & Politics, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of English (Department of EOMEL, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Statistics (Department of Statistics, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Rural Development (Department of PCK, PSV)
  • Associate Professor of Tabla (Department of Hindustani Classical Music, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Tagore Studies (IGCNI)
  • Associate Professor of Urdu (Department of Arabic, Persian, Urdu & Islamic Studies, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Bengali (Department of Bengali, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Bio-Technology (Centre for Bio-Technology, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Botany (Department of Botany, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Chinese (Department of Chinese, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Comparative Literature (Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Education (Department of Education, Vinaya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Geography (Department of Geography, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of History (Department of History, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Japanese (Department of Japanese, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Journalism & Mass Communication (Centre for J&MC, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Physical Education (Department of Physical Education, Vinaya Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Rabindra Bhavana
  • Associate Professor of Santhali (Department of Santhali, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Associate Professor of Social Work (Department of Social Work, PSV)
Assistant Professor
  • Assistant Professor of Tabla (Department of Hindustani Classical Music, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Rural Extension (Department of REC, PSV)
  • Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics and Computer Applications (Department of EES, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Agronomy (Department of ASEPAN, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Ancient Indian History (Department of AIHC & A, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Archaeology (Department of AIHC & A, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Crop Physiology (Department of ASEPAN, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Drama (Department of RMDD, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Agricultural Entomology (Department of Plant Protection, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Esraj (Department of Hindustani Classical Music, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Horticulture (Department of CIHAB, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Kathakali Dance (Department of RMDD, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Manipuri Dance (Department of RMDD, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Department of Philosophy & Religion, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Rabindra Sangit (Department of RMDD, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Religion (Department of Philosophy & Religion, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Soil Science (Department of ASEPAN, PSB)
  • Assistant Professor of Botany (Department of Botany, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry (Department of Chemistry, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Computer & System Sciences (Department of Computer & System Sciences, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Ceramics (Department of Design, Kala Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Education (Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Education (Department of Education, Vinaya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Environmental Sciences (Centre for Environmental Sciences, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Geography (Department of Geography, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Graphic Art (Department of Graphic Art, Kala Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Hindi (Department of Hindi, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Hindustani Classical Music (Vocal) (Department of Hindustani Classical Music, Sangit Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of History (Department of History, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of History of Art (Department of History of Art, Kala Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Integrated Sciences (Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Journalism & Mass Communication (Centre for J&MC, Vidya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Mathematics (Department of Mathematics, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Oriya (Department of Oriya, Bhasha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Painting (Department of Painting, Kala Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Physical Education (Department of Physical Education, Vinaya Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Physics (Department of Physics, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Sculpture (Department of Sculpture, Kala Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Social Work (Department of Social Work, PSV)
  • Assistant Professor of Statistics (Department of Statistics, Siksha Bhavana)
  • Assistant Professor of Zoology (Department of Zoology, Siksha Bhavana)
Selection of the candidates will be made on the basis of their performance in academics, experience and interview. Only short-listed candidates will be called for the interview. For complete details regarding the recruitment and application process, candidates can visit the official website of Visva-Bharati University: http://www.visva-bharati.ac.in/

Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:
Professor
  • Doctoral degree in the concerned / relevant discipline from a recognized University
  • Minimum 10 years of teaching experience in University / College or experience in Research at University / National level institutions / industries
  • Master’s Degree in Arts / Humanities / Science or M Ed Degree in the relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized University / Institute
  • Should have published high quality of work with minimum 10 publications as books / research / policy papers
  • Should have ability to design Course Curriculum and have good knowledge of Design related software
  • Should have contributed in various educational innovation, design of new curricula & courses and technology / medicated teaching learning process
  • Must have minimum score of 400 points, as specified in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS) set out in the UGC Regulations of 2010 in Appendix III
Associate Professor
  • PhD degree in the concerned / relevant discipline with good academic record from a recognized University
  • Master’s Degree in the relevant disciplines with minimum 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized University / Institute
  • Minimum 8 years of teaching experience on the position of Assistant Professor in University / College
  • Should have published high quality of work with minimum 5 publications as books / research / policy papers
  • Should have contributed in various educational innovation, design of new curricula & courses and technology, and have evidence of guiding doctoral & research students
  • Must have minimum score of 300 points, as specified in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS), set out in the UGC Regulations of 2010 in Appendix III
Assistant Professor
  • Master’s Degree in the relevant disciplines with consistently good academic record, with minimum 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized University / Institute
  • Candidates should have qualified NET / SLET / SET conducted by UGC/CSIR
  • Candidates having PhD degree are exempted from the condition of qualifying NET / SLET / SET examinations
Age Limit:
  • 45 years: Professor
  • 40 years: Associate Professor
  • 35 years: Assistant Professor
For more information regarding the eligibility criteria, candidates can visit the official link of Visva-Bharati University: http://www.visva-bharati.ac.in/appointments/Advt032012.pdf

Application Fee: Rs 400: General / OBC candidates
Rs 100: SC / ST candidates
Exempted for PH candidates

How To Apply:

  • Willing candidates can download the application format from the official link of Visva-Bharati University: http://www.visva-bharati.ac.in/
  • Candidates can also obtain the application form by post, by sending a self-addressed envelope (11 cm x 26 cm) affixed with stamp of Rs 15, along with a DD of relevant application fee amount, to the Registrar’s Office, Visva-Bharati, PO Santiniketan (West Bengal) - 731235.
  • For paying the application fees, candidates can obtain a DD for Rs 400 / Rs 100, drawn in favor of Accounts Officer, Visva-Bharati, payable at State Bank of India, Santiniketan Branch (Branch Code: 2121).
  • Original copy of Application form duly complete in all respect, along with 12 photocopies of complete application form, two passport-size photographs and one set of attested copies of all relevant documents, should be submitted to the Registrar, Visva-Bharati, PO Santiniketan (West Bengal) - 731235, by post on or before May 17, 2012 till 05.00 pm.
  • Candidates applying for various posts should apply with separate application form for each post.
  • For more information regarding the applying format, candidates can visit the aforementioned Visva-Bharati University website.

Last Date of Form Submission: 17-May-2012

Registered Office:

Visva-Bharati University
PO Santiniketan (West Bengal) - 731235
Contact No.: 03463 - 261531
Fax: 03463 - 261156