Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Position ID: IITGN-AP [#13447]
Position Title: Assistant, Associate, Professor and Visiting Professor positions in Mathematics
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Gandhinagar, Gujarat 382355, India [map]
Subject Area: All areas of Mathematics
Application Deadline: finished (2018/12/24, finished 2019/12/29)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed. ***

The Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) seeks outstanding candidates in all areas of Mathematics for the positions of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor, and Visiting Professor. The chief focus of the discipline lies in creating a highly motivated center for Mathematics research and teaching, compatible with some of the best institutions in the world. The discipline of Mathematics in IIT Gandhinagar has a strong group of motivated faculty members committed to active research and teaching.

As part of a dynamic and young institute, candidates will be expected to pursue an outstanding research program in their areas of expertise and to teach graduate as well as undergraduate students. The candidate must have a Ph.D. or an equivalent degree in Mathematics or a related discipline or must be close to completing the Ph.D. programme.

We, at IIT Gandhinagar, have embarked on an ambitious journey to become the best educational institute in India and among the best in the World. The institute promotes critical thinking and encourages innovations on all fronts. We have experimented with numerous ideas in curriculum, student affairs, faculty recruitment, and faculty management. Interdisciplinarity and diversity are our DNA. The institute takes an uncompromising position when recruiting faculty members. Our faculty members are from best places around the world and have exceptional credentials. We are currently home to 6 Ramanujan Fellows, 9 INSPIRE Fellows, and 2 Ramalingaswami Fellows.

Deadline: Rolling recruitment. Applications are accepted throughout the year.

Some advantages of a faculty position at IITGN are:

Unparalleled research support

  • Attractive start-up grants
  • Faculty excellence awards for exceptional research, teaching, outreach, and institute service

  • Schemes to attract top-quality PhD students

  • Generous travel support to faculty and students

  • Institute funded postdoctoral fellows for research productive faculty

  • International conference support and semester overseas support for PhD students

Innovative Curriculum

  • World Education Award (2013) for IITGN education model

  • Emphasis on project-based learning and entrepreneurship

  • Emphasis on design, humanities, and life sciences promote out-of-the-box and non-linear thinking

  • 40% of UG and 77% of PhD students receive international exposure

Diversity and Interdisciplinarity

  • World class faculty from renowned institutes such as Harvard, CMU, Cornell, UIUC, etc.

  • Faculty from 18 states in India

  • 20% women faculty members

  • Opportunity for multi disciplinary appointments

  • May teach and guide students in any discipline

A stimulating work environment (Campus and Location):

  • Modern, world-class, riverfront campus

  • Spacious on-campus housing for faculty

  • On-site daycare center

  • Close proximity of one of India’s leading industrial hubs and prestigious educational institutes, including Physical Research Laboratory, IIM Ahmedabad, National Institute of Design, ISRO Space Applications Centre, etc.

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Contact: Professor-in-Charge, Faculty Affairs, +91-7923952038, +917923972586 (fax)
Postal Mail:
IITGN Faculty Recruitment Cell,
Faculty Affairs Office,
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar,
Palaj, Gandhinagar,
Gujarat 382355, India
Phone: +91 93284 74220
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