Work at TIFR
TIFR is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages job applications at various levels in academics and administration.
We welcome tenure-track faculty application from creative and independent researchers with a high-quality track record . Across TIFR and its centers we accept faculty applications throughout the year. Please use the department or center webpages for information on the formal procedure to apply for faculty positions.
TIFR offers competitive postdoctoral fellowship program that enables fresh Ph.D. students to explore research opportunities with world-class facilities and people. There are special postdoctoral fellowships which can be availed under the DAE, including the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowship. Each center and department provides the relevant information.
Scientific Staff Positions
The success of many research activities and facilities at TIFR arises from the strong presence of Scientific Officers in various levels in TIFR. The institute always keeps an eye to improve the quality of the scientific officer’s pool and encourages motivated personnel to apply for positions. Attractive research problems, pay packages along with assured housing within campus makes working at TIFR convenient and also ensures a framework for climbing the ladder of the academic progression. The institute periodically advertises for staff positions at various levels in national and regional dailies, and they can also be found on the website of the respective TIFR centre.
Administrative Staff Positions
The administration at TIFR has important responsibilities which account for the paperwork associated with purchase, accounting, establishment and overall well-being of the institute and campus premises. The institute periodically advertises for staff positions at various levels in national and regional dailies, and they can also be found on the website of the respective TIFR centre.