Faculty Openings

Applicants with a consistently excellent academic record, who have either earned a PhD, or will do so shortly, in computer science, electronics or electrical engineering, or in any relevant area in the applied mathematical/physical sciences, are welcome to apply. Applicants with a PhD in the social sciences with relevant experience will also be considered for the Information Technology and Society area. In addition to applications at the Assistant Professor level, those with a distinguished teaching and research record are welcome to apply for Associate and full Professor positions. Applications are also welcome for Visiting and Adjunct Professor positions.

IIIT-B provides an attractive intellectual environment and compensation package to match the best institutions in India. In addition, the Institute’s close ties to the information technology industry and public research agencies in Bangalore and elsewhere, offer faculty members a range of opportunities for sponsored and collaborative work.

Applications will be processed as and when received. Applicants are requested to send the following material to: faculty-search-committee@iiitb.ac.in

  • curriculum vitae, listing their education, teaching and research experience, publications, and the names and addresses of a minimum of three referees, atleast two of whom must be from academia.
  • a research statement (~2 pages), outlining the research ideas/goals that they would like to pursue over the next 3-5 years
  • a teaching statement (~2 pages), outlining the undergraduate and graduate level courses that they will be interested in teaching.

The Institute reserves the right to not respond to incomplete applications or to applicants who do not possess the minimum academic qualifications. Those who have already applied to the Institute are advised to wait for at least two years before reapplying.