TNOU Recruitment Associate Professors

TNOU Recruitment Associate Professors – Tamil Nadu Open University

TNOU Recruitment Associate Professors – The Tamil Nadu Open University was established by an Act (No.27 of 2002) of the Legislative Assembly of the Government of Tamil Nadu to benefit those who have been deprived of and/or denied the access to higher education especially destitute, physically challenged, working men and women, economically weaker sections of the society, and those who discontinued education for various reasons, etc. In the main, it aims to reach the hitherto unreached.

Tamil Nadu Open University invites applications in the prescribed format from eligible candidates for the appointment of Associate Professors on regular basis. Further details are given below :

TNOU Recruitment Associate Professors – Details :

No. of Posts : 11 Posts (Criminology & Criminal Justice Administration – 01 Post ; Education – 01 Post ; History & Tourism Studies – 01 Post ; Humanities – 01 Post ; Politics & Public Administration – 01 Post ; Science – 01 Post ; Tamil and Cultural Studies – 01 Post ; Management Studies – 01 Post ; Journalism &New Media Studies – 01 Post ; Continuing Education – 01 Post ; Special Education & Rehabilitation – 01 Post)

Pay Scale : Rs.37,400 – 67,000/- with AGP Rs.9000/-

Qualification : i) Good Academic record with a Ph.D., Degree in the concerned/allied/ relevant  disciplines.

ii) A Masters Degree with at least 55% marks (or equivalent grade in a point scale, wherever grading system is followed)

iii) A minimum of eight (8) years of experience of teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor in a University/College or Accredited Research Institution/Industry excluding the period of Ph.D research with evidence of published work and a minimum of 5 publications as books and/or research/policy papers.

iv) Contribution to educational innovation, design of new curricula and courses, and technology-mediated teaching learning process with evidence of having guided doctoral candidates and research students.

v) A minimum score as stipulated in the Academic Performance Indicator (API)  based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS) developed by the UGC.

Application fee : Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- drawn in favour of Tamil Nadu Open University payable at Chennai

How to Apply : Candidates are required to apply in the prescribed format. The application complete in all respects along with all necessary enclosures including the Demand draft for the application fee should be addressed to The Registrar, Tamil Nadu Open University, No. 577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai 600 015. The envelope should be superscribed as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF………..”

Last Date : 2nd September 2014

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