Director | Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Institution Name: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Established in 1958, the second of its kind, IIT Bombay was the first to be set up with foreign assistance. The funds from UNESCO came as Roubles from the then Soviet Union. In 1961 Parliament decreed the IITs as ‘Institutes of National Importance’. Since then, IITB has grown from strength to strength to emerge as one of the top technical universities in the world.
The institute is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research. Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students graduating from its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the institute attracts the best students from the country for its bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programmes. Research and academic programmes at IIT Bombay are driven by an outstanding faculty, many of whom are reputed for their research contributions internationally.
Essential Qualification: Eminent Professors, Scientists or Engineers having research experience in one of the above-mentioned research verticals especially in the aero engine research/ development. The Director CoPT should also satisfy the norms in place for appointment of Professor at IIT Bombay. The minimum qualifications for the aspirants are
Qualifications: Eminent Scientist/technologists/Professors in the above discipline with Ph.D. with first class or equivalent (in terms of Grades etc.) at the preceding degree and a good academic record throughout.
Experience: A minimum of twenty years’ teaching/research/professional experience out of which of which at least 8 years should be at the level of Professor or equivalent in a research organization or industry or reputed academic institute on the date of application. The candidate should have demonstrated leadership in aerospace propulsion system or related systems in terms of research and technology development or guidance of Ph.D. students with strong record of publication in reputed journals and conferences, patents, laboratory/course development and/or other recognized relevant professional activities.
How to apply: Interested candidates send resumes and application to given Postal Address.
Office of Dean (Research and Development)
Industrial Research and Consultancy Centre
IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076