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14 Feb 2017

Professor Notification of JNU Recruitment 2017 – Vacancies for 98 Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor Posts


Looking For Deserving Candidates...!!! Notification of JNU Recruitment 2017 – Vacancies for 98 Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor Posts: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is looking for dynamic candidates for their respected fields and has issued a notification for the recruitment of 98 Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor to fill the available vacancies.


The board seeking committed Professors to complement their qualified workforce of educators. They will be responsible for preparing and implementing a full educational teaching plan according to the University's requirements. It will be fundamental to provide knowledge and instruction to students while also helping them develop their personalities and skills. The ideal candidates should be passionate for the job with an ability to reach out to students and create a relationship of mutual trust. They will know how to organize a class and make learning an easy and meaningful process. The goal is to help cultivate the students’ interest in education and be their dedicated ally in the entire process of learning and development. A Professor's responsibilities include presenting lessons in a comprehensive manner and use visual/audio means to facilitate learning, providing individualized instruction to each student by promoting interactive learning and creating and distributing educational content. The candidate should have proven experience as a Professor. They are required to have thorough knowledge of teaching best practices and legal educational guidelines partnered with a willingness to follow the school’s policies and procedures, should have excellent communicability and interpersonal skills, Well-organized and committed, Creative and energetic as well should have Strong moral values and discipline. The Professor will be responsible to present lessons in a comprehensive manner and use visual/audio means to facilitate learning, to provide individualized instruction to each student by promoting interactive learning, to create and distribute educational content (notes, summaries, assignments etc.), to assess and record students’ progress and provide grades and feedback, to maintain a tidy and orderly classroom. They will be required to collaborate with other teachers, parents and stakeholders and participate in regular meetings and to plan and execute educational in-class and outdoor activities and events. They will be responsible to observe and understand students’ behavior and psyche and report suspicions of neglect, abuse etc. as well to develop and enrich professional skills and knowledge by attending seminars, conferences etc..

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is the vision that ideas are a field for adventure, experimentation and unceasing quest and diversity of opinions its chief premise. When JNU opened its doors to teachers and students, frontier disciplines and new perspectives on old disciplines were brought to the Indian university system. The excellent teacher-student ratio at 1:10, a mode of instruction which encouraged students to explore their own creativity instead of reproducing received knowledge, and an exclusively internal evaluation were a new experiment on the Indian academic landscape; these have stood the test of time. The very Nehruvian objectives embedded in the founding of the University, national integration, social justice, secularism, the democratic way of life, international understanding and scientific approach to the problems of society had built into it constant and energetic endeavour to renew knowledge through self-questioning.

Currently the organization is inviting applications to fill the post of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor. Eligible and interested candidates can apply online on or before 14 March, 2017 at 5:30 P.M. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process and registration process are as given below…

JNU Recruitment 2017 details:
Total Number of Posts: 98 Posts

Vacancy Details:

S. No. Name of the Post No. of Vacancies Qualification
1 Professor 34 (UR -34 and OBC -0) Candidates must be an eminent scholar with Ph.D qualification(s) in the concerned/allied/relevant discipline & published work of high quality. Along with this, he/she should br actively engaged in research with evidence of published work with a minimum of 10 publications books and/or research/ policy papers
2 Associate Professor 38 (UR -38 and OBC - 0) Candidates must hold a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned/ allied/ relevant discipline, Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks
3 Assistant Professor 26 (UR -17and OBC - 09) Candidates must have a Master’s Degree level in a relevant subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university with relevant experience

Mode of Selection

The candidates applying for JNU Recruitment will be selected based on the result of their performance in interview.

Application Fee:

There is an application fee of Rs. 500/- from candidates belonging to General and OBC Category. The SC/ST/PWD and Women candidates have been exempted from paying the fee.

How to Apply

The candidates who are eligible and interested in applying should start applying online through the website on or before 14 March, 2017 at 5:30 P.M.

General Instructions:

  1. Only online applications will be accepted.
  2. Applicants are requested to kindly upload the photograph, scanned copies of all certificates, marksheets, evidence of teaching, research, NOC from the employer, M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, NET certificates, copies of reprints of published articles, certificate containing the record of date of birth etc.
  3. Incomplete application form without scanned signatures and other documents shall be summarily rejected.

Steps to Apply Online:

1. Candidates should have a valid and activated e-mail id, contact no and scanned copies of all relevant certificates.
2. Candidate should log on to website
3. Press Tab “Careers at JNU”.
4. Select the posts you want to apply for.
5. Complete the relevant details carefully and submit the form.
6. Candidate may take a print out of online application for future use.

Date to Remember:

Last Date for Online Application: 14 March, 2017 at 5:30 P.M.

For additional details including pay scale, qualification, experience, vacancy details and other information, please visit the below provided links ….

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