Assistant/ Associate Professor - Literature & Academic Writing

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Sonipat (IN)
27 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant/ Associate Professor - English and Literature

Institution: O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU)

School/Department: Jindal School of Liberal Arts & Humanities (JSLH)

Location: Sonipat, NCR of Delhi, India

Category: Faculty - Liberal Arts - English & Literature

Type: Full Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Start: February 2019

About the University:

JGU is a leading Indian University providing world class education, located in the National Capital Region of Delhi (Sonipat), India. JGU is a vibrant intellectual community of 4500 students and 700 faculty and staff members representing 26 countries in eight multidisciplinary schools viz. Law, Business, International Affairs, Public Policy, Liberal Arts, Journalism & Communication, Art & Architecture and Banking & Finance. JGU is dedicated to promote global learning through its global faculty, global curricula, global collaborations, global research and global programmes.

Job Description:

JSLH invites applications for a full-time Literature and Academic Writing faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level depending on qualifications & experience. The School offers ten/fifteen majors and a three-year, B.A. (Honours) in Liberal Arts and Humanities.

The faculty member will teach courses in academic writing, creative writing, and literature. They will also serve on committees to develop the curriculum and participate in other assignments to advance academic programs in the School and the University. There is also room for faculty special interests like clubs and societies. All instruction is in English. Teaching excellence and scholarship are encouraged. Interested faculty can apply to access research and staff develop funds to pursue higher research.


The prospective candidate is expected to have Ph.D. in a related field, at least 4 years of prior teaching experience, evidence of scholarship and professional activity in the field. Additional qualities we are seeking, include; ability to mentor students, work as part of a team, interest in institution building and openness to liberal pedagogy.   

Compensation & Benefits:

Competitive; commensurate with education and experience.

We offer university accommodation, health coverage, retirement benefits, research grants and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic programs and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community.

Application Process:

Interested candidates are invited to send a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, at least two references and teaching evaluations to hr@jgu.edu.in

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