Application for the Post of RBI Chair Professor (Un Reserved)

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     Instruction to the candidate for the post of RBI Chair Professor

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Madras Institute of Development Studies

 [An interdisciplinary Social Science Research Institute within the framework of the ICSSR and with a research focus on development studies]


Invites applications for the position of RBI Chair PROFESSOR [Un Reserved] and One post of Assistant Professor [Reserved for OBC]




This is a renewable fixed term tenure position for a period of 5 years - Pay Band Rs. 37400-67000 + AGP Rs.10000 [Based on 6th Pay Commission]




A scholar with proven record of research, with a doctoral degree in any area of Economics, with at least 10 published papers in reputed national/international journals/edited books or equivalent thereof and at least 10 years of experience of research/teaching at University/National level research institutions in regular position, including experience of guiding doctoral research. 




An outstanding scholar with established reputation who has made outstanding contribution to economic analysis.


Preference will be given for those who have worked in the area of economic growth and development; ability to combine the macro and micro level scenarios of economic development would be preferred; proficiency in quantitative economic analysis is desirable.



79, Second Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600 020


Ref:     Advertisement for filling up of the position of RBI Chair Professor appeared in Economic & Political Weekly on 7th October 2017 and in The Hindu dated 8th October 2017.



             It is hereby informed that the last date for submission of filled-in application in the prescribed format [hard copy 10 sets with enclosures] and soft copy [without enclosures] for the post of RBI Chair Professor has been extended upto 5.00 pm on Friday the 27th November 2017.  Filled-in applications received after this date and time will not be accepted.






Note: The hard copy in TEN sets together with enclosures should reach "The Director, Madras Institute of Development Studies, 79, Second Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai       600 020" and the soft copy at should reach on or before 6th November 2017.

79, Second Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar, Chennai - 600020, Tamil Nadu, INDIA

Phone: 0091-44-2441289 2411574 24412295 24419771. Fax: 0091-44-24910872. E-mail: