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For the post of Assistant Professor (Teacher Education) available in the Department of Teacher Education (North Campus). Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the PG level viz, M.A. Education/ M.Ed. and M.A. Psychology/ M.A Sociology/ M.A. Philosophy from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. The applicants are required to have NET/ SET or Ph.D in Education as an essential qualification. For the post of Assistant Professor available in the Iqbal Institute of Culture & Philosoply. Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the PG level in Urdu/ Persian/ Philosophy from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. Further, the candidates must possess substantiated research in Iqbal Studies. Candidates with Ph.D in Iqbal Studies will be given preference. For the posts of Assistant Professor available in the Sheikhul Alam Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies. Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the PG level in Kashmiri/ History/ Urdu/ Sociology/ Islamic Studies/ English/ Linguistics from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. For the posts of Assistant Professor available in Archaelogy at Centre of Central Asian Studies. A Master‟s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archaelogy/ Archaelogy / History with PG Diploma in Archaelogy. For the Post/s of Assistant Professor, Bioinformatics: Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the PG level in Bioinformatics/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Clinical Biochemistry from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. For the Post/s of Assistant Professor, Energy Studies: Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at M.Sc/ M.Tech level in Energy Studies/ allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. For the Post of Assistant Professor, Directorate of Lifelong Learning: Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the PG level in Adult Continuing & Extension Education/ Lifelong Learning/ Social Work/ Sociology/ Education/ Mass Communication/Electronic Media/ History from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. For the Post of Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology: A Master„s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant/allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university. Desirable specializations: (Entmology, Icthyology, Parasitology & Wildlife Ecology/ Ornithology).
ii) iii) NET shall be the compulsory requirement for those with Post-Graduate Degrees only. But, in respect of candidates who belong to UT of J&K and are not NET qualified, SET shall be the compulsory requirement. The candidates without NET or SET having Ph.D Degree in the concerned subject in compliance of the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for award of Ph.D Degree) Regulations, 2009, with amendments from time to time shall be exempted from the requirement of minimum eligibility conditions of NET/SET. Provided, the candidates registered for the Ph.D. programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances/Bye-laws/Regulations of the Institution awarding the degree and appointment to Assistant Professor or equivalent position/s subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions :- a) The Ph.D. degree of the candidate has been awarded in a regular mode; b) The Ph.D. thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners; c) An open Ph.D. viva voce of the candidate has been conducted; d) The Candidate has published two research papers from his/her Ph.D. work, out of which at least one is in a refereed journal; e) The candidate has presented at least two papers based on his/her Ph.D work in conferences/seminars sponsored/funded/supported by the UGC / ICSSR/ CSIR or any similar agency. The fulfilment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean (Academic Affairs) of the University concerned. Note: A candidate with Ph.D degree obtained from a foreign university/institution with a ranking among top 500 in the World University Ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) the Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai) shall also be eligible. III) IV) PERCENTAGE EQUIVALENCE OF GRADE POINTS FOR A SEVEN POINTS SCALE: In the Seven Point Scale with letter grades O,A,B,C,D,E & F, “B” shall be regarded as equivalent of 55%, wherever the grading system is followed: Grade Grade Point O=Outstanding %age Equivalent 75-100 A=Very Good 5.50-6.00 4.50-5.49 65-74 B=Good C=Average 55-64 3.50-4.49 2.50-3.49 45-54 D=Below Average E=Poor 35-44 1.50-2.49 0.50-1.49 25-34 F=Fail 0.00-0.49 00-24 SUBMISSION OF ON-LINE APPLICATION FORMS: Step 1: Visit http://www.kashmiruniversity.net and Click on Jobs/Recruitment link . Read detailed Important Instructions and preview of whole process for Registration and submission of Application Form before proceeding ahead. Step 2: Candidate needs to register himself/herself before submitting the Online Application. For Registration, Click on the Register as an Applicant link. Remember the Username and Password for future reference. Use a valid Email ID and Mobile Number during registration process.
Step 3: After successful Registration, Login into the system by using your Username and Password . Step 4: Key in the personal details, educational qualifications, experience etc then Preview details are correct, Click on Submit the Form, if . If there is variation or you want to update, Click on Preview button, make corrections/ updations and then Submit. Remember, no editing or updating is allowed after the Form is submitted . Get a print out of the application form and note the Form No. for future reference. Step 5: Select payment for depositing Application Fee. Deposit the Application Fee of Rs. 1050/-, through Online mode only. V) VI) SUBMISSION OF DOWNLOADED APPLICATION FORM (HARD COPY): Submit a Print-out of the Application Form submitted online along with the enclosures, duly numbered at right hand top margin, as per the auto-generated serial numbers against each entry, online payment acknowledgement, properly bound, either personally or through Speed Post/Registered Post to the Deputy Registrar (Recruitment), Administrative Block, University Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar-190006, J&K. Candidates sending print-out of their Application Forms by post should ensure that the envelope containing Application Form is super-scribed as “Application for the post of ………………………, Post ID ………… Advertisement notice No. ………. Dated ………….” and reaches by or before the last date. Application Form received by post after the last date shall be rejected summarily without any notice in this regard. SHORTLISTING OF CANDIDATES: In case large number of applications are received against any of the posts, the short listing shall be made as per the criteria/parameters of UGC Regulations -2018 mentioned below, which shall be considered for short-listing of the candidates for interview only, and the selections shall be based only on the performance in the interview. Short-listing will be carried out only in case the number of posts exceeds 20 against 01 advertised post as per criteria above. 20 candidates will be shortlisted against 01 post and in case the number of posts exceeds 01, then 05 more applicants shall be shortlisted in order of merit for every additional post. S.No. Parameter 1 Graduation Score 80% & above = 15 2 Post-graduation 80% & above = 25 60% to less than 80%=13 55% to less than 60%=10 60% to less than 80% = 23 45% to less than 55%=05 55% (50% in case of SC/ST/OBC (non cream layer)/ PWD) to less than 60%=20 3 M.Phil 60% & above =07 4 Ph.D 55% to less than 60%=05 30 5 NET with JRF 07 NET 05 SLET/SET 03 6 Research publications (2 marks for each research publications published in Peer Reviewed or UGC listed journals) 10 7 Teaching/Post-doctoral Experience (2 marks for one year each)# 10
Awards 03 International/National level (Awards given by International Organisations/ Government of India/Government of India recognized National level bodies State level (awards given by State Government) 02 #However, if the period of teaching/post-doctoral experience is less than one year then the marks shall be reduced proportionally. Note: A) i) ii) iii) B) M.Phil + Ph.D. Maximum JRF/NET/SET Maximum In awards category Maximum Academic Score Research Publications Teaching Experience – 30 marks – 07 marks – 03 marks – 80 – 10 – 10 Total -100 C) Score shall be valid for appointment in respective State SLET/SET Universities/Colleges/Institutions only. VII) OTHER CONDITIONS:- i) ii) iii) iv) v) vi) vii) viii) ix) Candidate seeking exemption from NET/SLET/SET are required to produce a bona-fide certificate from the concerned University to the effect that the said candidate has been awarded Ph.D. degree in conformity with the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for award of Ph.D Degree)Regulations, 2009/2016 (whichever is applicable), with amendments issued from time to time and attach a Minimum Standards Certificate (MSP) from the concerned University. Candidates with Ph.D degree having passed their Master‟s Degree prior to 19th September, 1991 having secured 50% or more marks in the Master‟s Degree Examination shall also be eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor. NET/SLET/SET shall not be required for such Masters Degree Programmes in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET accredited test is not conducted. Candidates must provide details with regard to the date of registration/date of joining, date of submission and date of award of degree for both M.Phil and Ph.D degrees, as the case may be, in the Application Form. Candidates who are with M.Phil/Ph.D should mention against the column „Academic Record‟ the name of the University/Institution and Guide/Co-Guide where and under whom they are pursuing/or have completed the M.Phil/Ph.D Degree. Relevant grade which is regarded as equivalent of 55% wherever the grading system is followed by recognized university shall also be considered eligible. Candidates who have been awarded post graduate/Ph.D degree from Foreign University should enclose “Equivalence Certificate” issued by Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi, without which their candidature will not be considered and Application Form will be rejected. Any publications in predatory/dubious journals or presentations in predatory/dubious conferences shall not be considered for academic credit for selection and confirmation. With effect from 14.6.2019, research publications from journals indexed in UGC-CARE Listed Journals/ Scopus/ Web of Science listed Journals only would be considered for all academic purposes. Terms and conditions of appointment of the candidates shall be governed by the provisions of the Kashmir & Jammu Universities Act, 1969, and Statutes & Regulations made there under from time to time, University Grants Commission and the Union Ministry of Education, wherever applicable.
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