Call for Faculty Positions at IIM Calcutta

Call for Faculty Positions at IIM Calcutta

General Information for Applicants

The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) invites applications for faculty positions in the areas of Business Ethics & Communications, Economics, Finance & Control, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management, Marketing, Management Information Systems, Operations Management, Public Policy and Management and Organizational Behaviour (please see below for additional details on the requirement in specific areas). Candidates are expected to conduct high-quality research, contribute to our vibrant and expanding programs at the post-graduate and doctoral levels, participate in the Institute’s engagement with the professional community, and engage in administration/service to the academic and research communities. Endowed chair positions may be available for exceptional candidates. Candidates should have an excellent academic record, good communication skills, a commitment to high-quality learning, and demonstrated ability/potential to carry out original and creative research. IIMC is an equal opportunity employer. Women, non-Indian nationals, and those belonging to SC/ST/OBC/EWS categories are encouraged to apply. IIM Calcutta provides reservation as per Government of India rules.

ABOUT IIM CALCUTTA

IIM Calcutta was established in 1961 as the first national-level institution in the field of management education by the Government of India in collaboration with the Sloan School of Management at MIT, and with the support of the Government of West Bengal and the Ford Foundation. The Institute is acknowledged as one of the best institutions for management education not only in the country but also in the Asia-Pacific region. IIM Calcutta was the first institution in India to earn its ‘Triple Crown’ in global management education accreditation, i.e., concurrent accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and Association of MBAs (AMBA). It is also the only Indian business school that is a member of the Global Alliance in Management Education (CEMS).

Worldwide, the Financial Times has ranked IIM Calcutta’s flagship MBA program #17 in its Masters in Management Ranking 2019 and its MBA (Executive) Program #49 in its Global MBA Ranking 2019. The Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) – jointly offered by IIM Calcutta, IIT Kharagpur, and ISI Kolkata ranks 38th worldwide, according to 2019 QS World Universities Rankings. Our Visionary Leadership in Manufacturing Program, jointly offered by IIM Calcutta, IIT Madras and IIT Kharagpur aims at developing future visionary leaders for the manufacturing sector in India so as to enhance the global competitiveness of our manufacturing sector.

Our campus is renowned for its natural beauty, with housing available for faculty members. Base salary is as per the guidelines of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. In addition to usual compensation and benefits, which are among the best in the country, IIMC offers liberal support for faculty development and research, including funding for national/ international conferences, a research grant program, faculty development allowance, access to rich domestic and international databases and a range of strong library resources. The Institute encourages interdisciplinary collaboration and provides a congenial environment for academic work and scholarship. Research is given significant weightage for career advancement of faculty members in the Institute, and additional rewards are provided to recognize publications in top-tier journals.

REQUIREMENTS

Professor: Ph.D. with first class at the preceding degree or equivalent in the appropriate area with a very good academic record and a minimum of ten years of Teaching/Industry/Research experience of which at least four years should be at the level of Associate Professor at IIMs or other peer institutes in India/ abroad.

Associate Professor: Ph.D. with first class at the preceding degree or equivalent in the appropriate area with a very good academic record throughout and a minimum of six years of Teaching/Industry/Research experience, of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor at IIMs or other peer institutes in India/ abroad.

Assistant Professor: Ph.D. with first class at the preceding degree or equivalent in the appropriate area with a very good academic record throughout and at least three years of industrial/research/teaching experience is desirable, excluding, however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D.

For all regular faculty positions, candidates with proven track records of publications in reputed peer-reviewed journals would be preferred. Demonstrated success in teaching is desirable.

For an appointment into a regular faculty cadre (Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor), there would be a minimum probation period of 2 years.

Salary and Perquisites will be as per Government of India norms.

Notes:

  • Interested candidates are requested to apply online in the prescribed format only. There is no need to send a hard copy of the submitted form.
  • The Institute will communicate only with short-listed candidates.
  • Short-listed candidates will be required to (a) make a seminar presentation on a research topic of their choice and (b) appear in a personal interview with the Faculty Selection Committee.
  • Based on the circumstances, there will be an option to conduct the seminar and interview via videoconferencing mode.
  • Applications incomplete in any respect will not be entertained by the Institute.
  • Candidates who have submitted their thesis may also apply but if selected, position will be offered only after the award of the Ph.D. Degree.
  • Without any compromise on eligibility criteria and academic requirements, reservation as per Government of India rules will be applied.
  • Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.
  • The Institute reserves the right to fill or not to fill any or all the posts advertised.
  • Mere fulfillment of the qualifications and experience requirements laid down does not entitle a candidate to be called for an interview.
  • No correspondence will be entertained from candidates regarding conduct and result of interview and reasons for not being called for interview or selection.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please use the IIMC application proforma (see download link below) to prepare your application materials.

Applicants should submit:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Faculty Application in the prescribed format
  3. Teaching statement
  4. Research statement
  5. One to three samples of research papers
  6. Three letters of recommendation
  7. Category certificate if applicable

All materials should be submitted by email to faculty_jobs@iimcal.ac.in . This is a rolling advertisement and there are no deadlines. Applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the positions are filled.

AREA POSITION DESCRIPTIONS

Business Ethics & Communications:
Assistant Professor for Ethics: Applicant has a Ph.D. preferably in Philosophy, research active in moral philosophy (both western and Indian) and its relevance to management (will be an added advantage), with 0-2 years of teaching experience in related areas.

Assistant Professor for Communication: Applicant has a Ph.D. in English Studies, preferably research active in Digital Communication/Social Media/New Media. However, we encourage applications with focus on Communication, English Studies and related areas to also apply.

Economics: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research interests in the area of Macroeconomics.

Finance & Control: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research interests in any one or more of the following areas: Financial Reporting and Disclosures, Asset Pricing, FinTech, Alternative Investment Management, and Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI).

Human Resource Management: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in the area of Strategic and Operational HRM and Employee/Labor Relations.

Strategic Management: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in all subfields of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and International Business.

Marketing: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in the areas of Sales, Distribution, Retailing, Product and Brand Management, Consumer Culture Theory and Critical Theory, IMC and Digital Marketing, and Marketing Analytics.

Management Information Systems: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in the areas of Data Analytics, Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things (IoT), Enterprise Systems, E-commerce & Mobile Commerce, E-governance, ICT for Development, Social Media Analytics, Machine Learning, Industry 4.0, Decision Support System, Cybersecurity, and allied fields.

Operations Management: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in Operations Management (OM), Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing 4.0, Sustainable Operations, Game Theoretic Applications in OM, and Operations Analytics. Candidates with interests in cross-functional research with emphasis in OM area may also apply.

Public Policy and Management: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are looking for candidates with expertise in the area of urban governance

Organizational Behaviour: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. We are primarily looking for candidates with strong research and teaching interests in micro-OB/ I-O Psychology/Social Psychology. However, we encourage candidates with focus on other areas (such as macro-OB or OT) to also apply.

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