Kannur University Recruitment 2020

 Kannur University invites application for the position Assistant Professor etc. Read details, eligibility criteria mentioned below for the vacancy and eligible candidates can submit their application directly to Kannur University before 07-09-2020.

 Kannur University was established by the Act 22 of 1996 of Kerala Legislative Assembly.  The University by the name “Malabar University” had come into existence earlier by the promulgation of an Ordinance by the Governor of Kerala, on 9th November 1995. The University was inaugurated on 2nd March 1996 by the former Hon. Chief Minister of Kerala.  The objective of the Kannur University Act 1996 is to establish in the state of Kerala a teaching, residential and affiliating University, promoting the development of higher education in Kasargod and Kannur revenue districts and the Mananthavady Taluk of Wayanad District.

Job Title: Assistant Professor/ Associate Professor

Employment Type: Full Time

Departments having vacancy:

Associate Professor:

  • Information Technology
  • Physics

Assistant Professor:

  • Molecular Biology

Post Wise Vacancies

1. Post: Associate Professor

i. Law – 01
ii. Management Studies – 01
iii. Music – 01
iv. Studies in English – 01
v. Wood Science & Technology – 01
vi. Hindi – 01
vii. Behavioural Science – 01
viii. Physical Education & Sports Sciences – 01
ix. Zoology – 01
x. Information Technology – 01
xi. Physics – 01

Qualification: 

An eminent scholar having a PG/ Ph.D. Degree in the concerned/ allied/relevant discipline, and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work with, a minimum of 10 research publications in the peer-reviewed or UGC-listed journals and a total research score of 120 as per the criteria laid down in the Screening Guidelines annexed with this notification

For the disciplines of Arts, Commerce, Humanities, Law, Social Sciences, Sciences, Languages , Physical Education and Library Science.

 Eligibility:

 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 pointscale, 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. A total research score of seventy five (75) as per the criteria given in the Screening.

iv) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR or a similar test accredited by the UGC. (exemption from NET shall be granted in accordance with clause (ii) & (iii) of General Note in the last section of this document). 

 For the discipline of Management Studies:

1) Consistently good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) in Master’s Degree in Business Management/ Administration / in a relevant management related discipline or first class in two years full time PGDM declared equivalent by AIU/recognized by the AICTE / UGC; OR First Class graduate and professionally qualified Charted Accountant/Cost and works Accountant/Company Secretary of the concerned statutory body.

2) Ph.D. or Fellow of Indian Institute of Management or of an Institute recognized by AICTE and declared equivalent by the AIU.

3) A minimum of eight years’ experience of teaching/ industry/ research/ professional at managerial level excluding the period spent for obtaining the research degree.

4) In the event the candidate is from industry and the profession, the following requirements shall constitute as essential requirements:

(a) Consistently good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) in Master’s Degree in Business Management/ Administration/in a relevant management related discipline or first class in two years full time PGDM declared equivalent by AIU/recognized by AICTE/UGC, OR First Class graduate and professionally qualified Charted Accountant/Cost and Works Accountant/Company Secretary of the concerned statutory body.

(b) A minimum of ten years’ experience of teaching/ industry/ research/ profession, out of which five years must be at the level of Assistant Professor or equivalent excluding the period spent for obtaining research degree. The candidate should have Professional work experience, which is significant and can be recognized at national/international level as equivalent to Ph.D. and ten years managerial experience in industry/profession of which at least five years should be at the level comparable to that of lecturer/assistant professor.

 5) Without prejudice to the above, the following conditions may be considered desirable:

a) Teaching, research industrial and/or professional experience in a reputed organization;

b) Published work, such as research papers, patents filed/obtained, books and/or technical reports; and

c) Experience of guiding the project work/dissertation of PG/Research Students or supervising R&D projects in industry.

 For the discipline of Music Eligibility (A or B)

 i) Good academic record, with a doctoral degree.

ii) Performing ability of a high professional standard.

 iii) Eight year’s experience of teaching in a University or College and / or of research in a University/national level institution, equal to that of Assistant Professor in a University/College.

 iv) Has made a significant contribution to knowledge in the subject concerned, as evidenced by quality publications. OR B.A traditional or a professional artist with highly-commendable professional achievement having master’s degree in the subject concerned, who has:

 i) been ‘A’- grade artist of AIR/ Doordarshan;

 ii) eight years’ experience of outstanding performing achievement in the field of specialisation;

iii) experience in designing of new courses and/or curricula;

 iv) participated in national level seminars/ conferences/ concerts in reputed institutions’ and

v) Ability to explain, with logical reasoning, the subject concerned and adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the said discipline.

Candidate Profile:

  • Candidate should complete their PG/Ph.D. in relevant discipline
  • Candidate should have Good Communication Skill
  • Commitment towards work
  • Have a good Publication record 

Last Date: 7th September 2020

Pay Scale:
Associate Professor: Rs. 1,31,400/- to Rs. 2,17,100/-
Assistant Professor: Rs. 57,700/- to Rs. 1,82,400/-

How To Apply:

Any addendum/ corrigendum will be posted only on the University website. List of candidates shortlisted for interview will be displayed on Kannur University website. For details. Only Online Applications Will Be Considered.

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