VNIT invites suitable candidates to work as Adjunct Professor of Practice and Professor Emeritus on contract basis in the following Departments
1. Computer Science and Engineering
2. Civil Engineering,
3. Centre for VLSI & Nanotechnology
4. Electrical Engineering
5. Electronics & Communication Engineering
6. Chemical Engineering
7. Metallurgical & Material Engineering
8. Applied Mechanics
9. Mining Engineering
10. Mechanical Engineering
15. Architecture & Planning
1) Eligibility Criteria for Adjunct Professor of Practice Adjunct Professor of Practice Faculty should satisfy the following norms :
i) Must be an accomplished professional in her/his chosen field of discipline.
ii) Must have minimum total experience of 20 years. At present candidate should be at a position of Professor or equivalent.
iii) Ph.D. is compulsory for the candidates from academic and research institutes.
iv) Professional expertise and reputation in their own fields and organizations.
v) Must have been recognized by various bodies in his field.
vi) Her/his association must add value to the academic programme / students.
vii) In case of candidates from an industry, his/her domain knowledge should be or significant value and possession of M.Tech / Ph.D. may not be considered as an essential condition in such cases.
viii) Adjunct Faculty can be regular or part time as per the recommendation of selection committee.
ix) Remuneration : Rs. Nil to Rs.1,20,000/- per month depending on the recommendation of the selection committee.
2) Eligibility Criteria for Professor Emeritus
The candidates applying for the post of Professor Emeritus should satisfy the following norms :
i) Faculty members below the age of 67 years, superannuating from service in NITs and IITs can be inducted by the Board as Professor Emeritus for a maximum period of 3 years (with yearly contract). This provision is limited to faculty with suitable externally sponsored projects or
comparable activities, in addition to shouldering normal teaching responsibilities. Such appointment shall be made against sanctioned faculty posts only.
ii) With the approval of Chairman, BoG, the Director will initiate appointment process of Professor Emeritus.
iii) The applications will be scrutinized based on its merit and other institutional requirements.
iv) The shortlisted candidates will be invited for interaction.
v) The proposed emoluments of Professor Emeritus is :
a) (Last salary drawn minus Pension) per month or
b) Consolidated Emoluments: Rs.65000/- per month whichever is less of a) or b) above.
Duration of appointment shall vary between one semester to six semester (3 years).
Application form for the post of Adjunct Professor of Practice:-Application form for the post of Adjunct Professor of Practice
Application form for the post of Professor Emeritus:- Application form for the post of Professor Emeritus
Last Date to apply: on or before 30th September, 2015
Please visit the Institute website: http://www.vnit.ac.in for further details and the application form.
Application in the prescribed format completed in all respects along with self attested copies of relevant testimonials, certificates should be submitted to “Registrar, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, South Ambazari Road, Nagpur – 440010”. This is rolling advertisement; however, for the forthcoming round, the applications are invited on or before 30th September, 2015. The envelope containing the application be superscribed as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ………………………. DEPARTMENT ………………………..………”.