Subject: Filling up the post of Director, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM),Dr. Homi Bhabha Pashan, Pune on deputation (including short-term contract)/absorption failing which by Direct Recruitment (on tenure) basis.
i. The MoES invites applications for the post of Director, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM),Pune, an autonomous institution under MoES, Government of India, registered as a society vide registration no. MAH 688-PN, ACT XXI of 1860 Pune, Maharashtra.
1. Post Name: Director
2. Qualification and Experience:
(i) Ph.D in Natural Science or Engineering/Technology with either Master's degree in Natural Science or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Technology from a recognized university/lnstitute
(ii) 21 years' experience - in research and development in relevant field such as Atmospheric Science/Weather and Climate Sciences, Meteorology or Oceanography as evidenced by research papers/reports/patents.
3. Desirable: Post-doctoral research experience in the relevant field
4. Job Description:
i. The Director, who is the Chief Executive Officer of the institute, is responsible for formulation, development and implementation of various technology mission mode programmes and other technical support activities implemented by IITM.
ii. He / She is also responsible for formulation of planning, administration and functioning of the Centre as well as the execution of the in-house R&D activities.
5. Scale of Pay: The post of Director is in the HAG pay scale Pay level -15 (Rs. 182200- 224100) and other allowances are as per the rules of the Institute.
For Direct Recruitment — Preferably below 56 years. Relaxation can be considered in respect of exceptionally qualified or/and experienced candidates. For Deputation - Below 58 years