Indian institute for science education and research (IISER) Berhampur is an autonomous premier science institution of national importance funded by Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), Govt. of India (GoI). IISERs are chain of institutes established for promoting high quality science, education and research. IISER Berhampur was set up as the 7th institute by GoI in 2016 under NITSER act. IISER Berhampur has 5‑year dual degree BS-MS course and Ph.D. programme in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics. IISER Berhampur is currently functioning from transit campus equipped with state of the art facilities. About 200 acres of land has been allotted by the Odisha Government for the permanent campus of IISER Berhampur.
Berhampur (Brahmapur) is well connected via rail. Nearest airport is Bhubaneshwar (2.5 hrs.). Bhubaneshwar is well connected to all major national and international cities.
IISER Berhampur invites applications from exceptionally bright, motivated, candidates with an established track record of high quality research and a commitment to teaching for faculty positions in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics. This is the rolling advertisement, the applications received will be processed periodically by a duly constituted screening committee. The application must be submitted online by filling in the form available at: www.iiserbpr.ac.in
The applicant can be an either Indian national (including Person of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)) OR Foreign national for the faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor and above in all the Departments. Foreign nationals are applicants who do not have an Indian passport OR PIO/OCI card. Foreign nationals will be offered contractual appointments for up to five years subject to necessary permissions from the competent authority.