Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education HBCSE

Visiting Fellow Position Jobs in Mumbai - Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE)

M Phil / Ph.D
Last Date to Apply: 11-04-2020
Visiting Fellow Position - Job Details Date of Posting: 11-02-2020

Visiting Fellow position (Chemistry education)

HBCSE is a National Centre of TIFR carrying out science and mathematics education research from primary school up to undergraduate level. The centre is looking for competent and committed chemical scientists or teachers holding a PhD degree or fresh Ph.D. candidates to contribute to its Chemistry Education programs such as the Chemistry Olympiad Program, National Initiative in Undergraduate Science, and Teacher professional Development programs.

The applicant is expected to have an interest in development of instructional material both in theoretical and experimental domains of chemistry, and in their pedagogical and conceptual foundations. The person should also be willing to connect to chemistry teachers' community in the country to engage them in effective, research-based chemistry education practices and related R & D activities.

The preferred age is below 35 years

Shortlisted candidates will be called for a seminar/ interview at HBCSE.

Selected candidates will be offered a Visiting Fellowship initially for one year, extendable by one more year. 

The Fellowship carries an honorarium of Rs 47,000/- upwards p.m. plus HRA as applicable and an annual contingency grant of Rs. 40,000/- At the end of the fellowship outstanding candidates have a chance to be considered for absorption in the regular academic cadre of HBCSE.

How To Apply For  Visiting Fellow position (Chemistry education)

The last date for receiving applications is April 30, 2020. 

About Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education HBCSE

Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE) is a National Centre of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR),Mumbai. The broad goals of the Centre are to promote equity and excellence in science and mathematics education from primary school to undergraduate college level, and encourage the growth of scientific literacy in the country.