Azim Premji University was established in 2010 by the Azim Premji Foundation. The Foundation works extensively with the public school systems in many states in India, with a clear purpose — to contribute to a just, equitable, humane and sustainable society. The University supports Education and related fields of human development through its programmes of study. The University offers a liberal undergraduate degree in the Sciences, Economics and Humanities and post-graduate degrees in the fields of Education, Development, Public Policy, Economics and Law and Development.
We invite applications for faculty positions in the following areas of expertise:
- Cell & Molecular Biology/Genetics/Biochemistry/Microbiology (or related fields)
- Physiology /Cognitive Neuroscience / Neurobiology/Neuropsychology
Applicants should have a strong interest in liberal undergraduate education. Successful candidates will be involved in teaching undergraduate level lecture and laboratory courses, curriculum development and student mentoring. They would also have the opportunity to design and teach elective courses in their field of expertise. The University supports research by its faculty members and also encourages them to engage with public education in the sciences.