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Faculty positions at IGIDR, Mumbai.

Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) is a premier research and teaching institution set up by the Reserve Bank of India, for the study of national and international development issues from an economic perspective. Governed by an eminent board, the institute faculty makes notable contributions to academic research and policy making. The Institute, a deemed university, offers M.Sc. degree in Economics, and M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees in Development Studies. For more details, kindly visit the Institute web site, www.igidr.ac.in

The institute wishes to recruit Assistant Professors with specialization in: macroeconomics, international economics, energy/environment economics, finance, and economic issues of developing countries — with specific interests in industry, agriculture, international trade, and labour markets, econometrics and microeconomics.

This is a rolling advertisement and interested applicants are encouraged to apply for the position throughout the year. The recruitment committee will meet periodically to review the applications and arrange for seminars, as per the needs of the institute.

Eligibility: One should have a Ph.D., with a first class or equivalent at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch, with a very good academic record throughout, with excellent publications, and must possess at least three years of research/teaching experience, excluding the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D. A fresh Ph.D. with less than the requisite experience may be considered for visiting appointment on a contractual basis, in PB3.

The compensation details are given below:

PB3: INR 15600-39100; AGP: INR 8000 with a minimum pay of INR 30,000 in PB3 and a
total gross  salary of INR 98,468 (EXCLUDING HRA). After completion of 3 years of service in PB3, they will be placed in PB-4: 37,400-67,000 with Grade Pay of 9000 plus allowances. (These details are likely to be revised based on the 7th Pay Commission recommendations).

The reservation policy as per Government of India rules will be applicable.

Besides, the Institute provides accommodation on campus, subject to availability, and excellent perquisites, like a three-year block research grant of INR 4 lakhs, group medical and group term insurance etc. Those considered for visiting appointment on contractual basis, are also eligible for three-year block research grant of INR 4 lakhs as well as accommodation on campus, subject to availability.

Please apply with a C.V. indicating details of educational qualifications, experience and publications and three references to: The Registrar, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, A K Vaidya Marg, Goregaon East, Mumbai-400065. Phone: 91-22-28401336(D)/28416505 Fax: 91-22-28402752/28416399.
Please mention in your CV if you have responded to our earlier advertisements.

We strongly encourage electronic submission of the application. You may e-mail your application to the Registrar at jobs@igidr.ac.in