Advertisement No 06 Of 2021-2022
Online applications are invited for recruitment to the posts of Associate Professor in different state public universities of Odisha in the scale of pay in Cell-I of Level 13A of the pay matrix under Odisha Revised Scales of Pay for University Teachers (UGC Scale of Pay) Rule,2019 with usual dearness allowance and other allowances as may be sanctioned by the Government of Odisha from time to time.
1. Post Name: Associate Professor
2. No of Vacancies: 332
i. A good academic record, with a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned/ allied/ relevant disciplines.
ii. A Master's Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale, wherever the grading system is followed).
iii. A minimum of eight 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 with a minimum of seven publications in the peer-reviewed or UGC-listed journals and a total research score of Seventy five (75).
4. Other Eligibility Conditions:
i. The candidate must be a citizen of India;
ii. A candidate, who has more than one spouse living, will not be eligible for appointment unless the state government has exempted his/her case from operation of this limitation for any good and sufficient reasons; Government servants, whether temporary or permanent, are eligible to apply provided they possess the requisite qualification.
iii. They must inform their respective Heads of Offices/Departments in writing regarding submission of their applications for this recruitment and obtain No Objection Certificate:
iv. If a candidate has at any time, been debarred for a certain period/chance(s) by the Odisha Public Service Commission or other State Public Service Commission or the U.P.S.C. from appearing at any examination/ interview, he/she will not be eligible for such recruitment for that specified period/chance(s);
v. A candidate who claims change in his/her name after having passed the H.S.C. Examination, is required to furnish copy of publication of the changed name in the local leading daily news paper as well as copy of notification in the Gazette in support of his/her change of name.
Minimum age limit— The candidate must have attained the age of 21 Years as on 01.01.2021. Maximum age limit- No limit (Superannuation age becomes the maximum age limit by default). (01.01.2021 is the reference date for calculation of age).
A candidate is required to pay a non-refundable and non-adjustable application fee of Rs 400/- (Rupees four hundred) only. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe of Odisha only and Persons with disability (whose disability is not less than 40%) are exempted from payment of this fee.