Madras Institute of Development Studies
interdisciplinary Social Science Research Institute within the framework
the ICSSR and with a research focus on
application for the positions indicated below
[Preference will be given
for those who have field of specialisation in the areas of public
finance, macroeconomics, industry, agriculture, or urban development].
[UR - UNRESERVED] - Pay Band Rs. 37400-67000 + AGP Rs.10000
[Based on 6th
FOUR [ONE POST FOR OBC, ONE POST FOR SC AND TWO POSTS FOR UR -
UNRESERVED] - Pay Band Rs.15600-39100 + AGP Rs.6000 [Based on 6th
A scholar with proven record of
research, with a doctoral degree in Social Sciences or any other
discipline relevant to the work of MIDS, 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.
outstanding scholar with established reputation who has made outstanding
contribution to Knowledge.
[b] Assistant Professor
doctoral degree in Social Sciences or any other discipline relevant to
the work of MIDS and demonstrated ability to undertake independent
The Selection Committee is free to
consider other Scholars in Social Sciences who have made outstanding
contributions to social science, who may not have applied and their
names may be forwarded by the Chairperson subject to the procedures
prescribed in the MIDS rules.
Applications from Indian nationals
abroad will also be considered. If short listed, interviews may be
held in such case via video conferencing on the same day as in the
other cases for the specified post.
minimum of 55% of marks in the post graduate degree is essential.
For applicants belonging to SC/ST/OBC communities, the minimum marks
in post graduate degree would be 50%.
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 13.06.2017.
The application form in the
specified format and instructions are available at
www.mids.ac.in for downloading or on request from at
The filled in application along with supporting documents as
per the instructions, 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 ..................." and a soft copy of
the same should be sent through email to
79, Second Main Road, Gandhinagar,
Adyar, Chennai - 600020, Tamil Nadu, INDIA
0091-44-2441289 2411574 24412295 24419771. Fax: 0091-44-24910872.