GIDS Lucknow Recruitment 2016 – Application Invited for Professor Positions

GIDS Lucknow Recruitment 2016, Applications Invited for Professor Positions. Giri Institute of Development Studies (GIDS) is a premier social science research institute, which has been reported with a job offer over their website pages. It states that, they are recruiting highly eminent teaching faculties to occupy few of the vacant positions.

About GIDS:
GIDS Lucknow is a research institute, which receive financial support from Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR). The research activities of the institute cover a wide range of social, political and economic issues. They are mainly focus on the development of the organization.

GIDS Lucknow Recruitment 2016

GIDS Lucknow is inviting applications from experienced candidates in teaching profession and those who possess good academic record. The vacancies are commonly divided for both reserved and unreserved categories.

Appointed candidates in GIDS will receive DA, HRA, gratuity, CPF, medical reimbursement and other allowances as per the Institute rules. Current employers and foreign settled candidates can also use this opportunity and send the applications through appropriate channel. Application Procedure, selection and other information’s are described below,

Organization Giri Institute of Development Studies (GIDS)
Designation Professor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Vacancy Nos 05 Last Date 16-07-2016
Education Ph.D, Master’s Degree

Vacant Positions in GIDS

Sl.No Designation Posts
1 Professor 02
2 Associate Professor 02
3 Assistant Professor 01
Total Vacancies 05

Academic Profile for Professor Positions

Applicants for the post of Professor and Associate Professor should hold Ph.D degree in any of the Social Science disciplines.

Master’s degree with 55% of marks should be possessed by the applier’s for the post of Assistant Professors. Preference will be given to NET qualified individuals or similar examinations like SLET/ SET conducted by UGC.

NET qualification is not necessary for the Ph.D degree holders. 5% relaxation of qualification is applicable to SC/ ST/ Differently-abled categories.

Experience Required for Professor Positions

Professors and Associate Professor should possess 8 to 10 years of teaching experience in University/ College. Or else the candidates should hold research experience at any recognized University or National level Institutions.

A minimum score of 400 and 300 in Academic Performance Indicator (API) on Performance based Appraisal System should be hold by the Professors and Associate Professors respectively. And also those aspirants should publish minimum 5 to 10 publications as books/ policy paper/ Research papers.

GIDS Recruitment Selection Process

Willing aspirants for the position of Professors in GIDS will be selected on the basis of interview. Initially screening will be done for the candidates applications. From this filtering process, the shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview. Abroad settled candidates must produce the proof during the time of interview.

Applying Procedure GIDS Recruitment

Applications should be sent on the prescribed form which can be downloaded from the website of the Institute. The website address is mentioned as

The application form along with the Demand Draft should reach ” The Director, Giri Institute of Development Studies, Sector-O,Aliganj, Lucknow, PIN-226024, Uttar Pradesh” by registered post or speed post on or before 16th July 2016 or within four weeks of publication of this advertisement.

Applicants who are employed should send their applications through proper channel. Individuals presently in abroad may send their applications by e-mail before the due date. For further more details or any queries view the website of GIDS or e-mail to or

Applying Fee for Professor Positions

Aspirant who wish to apply should pay an amount of Rs.250/- in the form of Demand Draft drawn in favor of Giri Institute of Development Studies payable at Lucknow.

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Interview Date for Professor Positions

  • Last date for submitting the application form: 16/ 07/ 2016 or within four weeks of publication of this advertisement
Updated: 15-07-2016 — 1:44 pm

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