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Faculty openings in Humanities and Social Sciences, IISER Mohali

IISER Mohali invites applications for faculty positions in the Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) from highly accomplished researchers in the following areas: history and philosophy of Science, Science, Technology and Society (STS), science policy, history, philosophy, sociology, psychology, political science, linguistics, art and aeshtetics, anthropology, archaeology, paleoanthropology, ancient history, geography, English language and literature, English language teaching and economics. The emphasis at IISER Mohali is on interdisciplinary scholarship and integration of teaching and research. Currently IISER Mohali offers MS and PhD degrees in the basic sciences and PhD in HSS. The HSS courses are well integrated into the MS curriculum with the following objectives: to make the students aware of the social/economic/ethical implications of science research; to inculcate an understanding of the historical and philosophical dimensions of knowledge production; to foster critical thinking and innovation; and to initiate an interdisciplinary approach. The IISER Mohali campus is located near the planned city of Chandigarh at the foothills of the Himalayas. The selected candidates will have the opportunity to work within and contribute towards the growth of a premier science institute.

The next round of review of applications will begin in the first week of November, 2014. Please send a cover letter oulining your research and teaching interests, CV, offprints of three published manuscripts, and the names and contact information of three references. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to make a presentation at the institute. For minimum requirement of qualifications and/or experience and salary details refer http://www.iisermohali.ac.in/faculty_openings.html

For further details contact
The Dean (Faculty)
IISER Mohali, Knowledge city
Sector 81, SAS nagar
Manauli PO 140306 India
Telefax +91 172 2240266
Email: deanfaculty@iisermohali.ac.in
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