Institute of Development Studies
interdisciplinary Social Science Research Institute within
the ICSSR and with a research focus on
Invites applications for the positions indicated below
be given to candidates with economics background and specialisation]
Pay Band Rs.
37400-67000 + AGP Rs.9000
[Pay based on
Sixth Pay Commission]
Good academic record with a doctoral
degree in Social Sciences or any other discipline relevant to the
work of MIDS, with at least 5 published papers in reputed
national/international journals/edited volumes or equivalent thereof
and at least 7 years of experience of research/teaching at
University/National level research institutions in regular position.
 The post will be on the basis of
annual contract for a period of three years' renewable based on
performance and mutual agreement.
 Every applicant is required to
provide the names and addresses of two referees preferably not
associated with MIDS.
papers and pre-publication project reports will not be regarded as
 Applications from women and
other disadvantaged sections of the society are encouraged.
 The last date for receipt of
application including names of referees will be 26th June
The application along with the recent curriculum vitae should be
sent to the "The Director, Madras Institute of Development Studies,
79, Second Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600 020" in a
sealed envelope superscribing, "Application for the post of
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR [CONTRACTUAL]" and a soft copy of the same
should be sent through email to