Delhi University Recruitment 2015-216 for 81 Assistant Professor Posts. University of Delhi has given a notification for the recruitment of Full-Time Assistant Professor & Guest Faculty vacancies in the Faculty of Law on adhoc & temporary basis. Eligible candidates can apply in prescribed application format on or before 03-12-2015.
About Delhi University:
University of Delhi was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an Act of the then Central Legislative Assembly of British Indian Government. University was earlier decided to be named as Prince Charles University. But then, Rai Kedarnath, the counsellor of then Chief Commissioner of Delhi and founder of Ramjas College, explained to the Education Jobs Minister that naming the university so might have catastrophic effects, as there was no guarantee of the university succeeding in the future, and failure would certainly antagonize the Prince and he suggested the name by which it is known today.
In the beginning, only three colleges existed in Delhi at the time: St. Stephens College founded in 1881, Hindu College founded in 1899 and Ramjas College founded in 1917, which were subsequently affiliated to it. The university thus had modest beginnings with only three colleges, two faculties i.e. Arts and Science and about 750 students.
Soon after, the seat of power was transferred from Calcutta to Delhi in British India in 1911; the Viceregal Lodge Estate became the residence of the Viceroy of India until 1933 when it was passed over to University of Delhi in October, 1933. Since then, office of vice-chancellor and other offices are housed in this building.
When Sir Maurice Gwyer came to India to serve as Chief Justice of British India, he was nominated as Vice-Chancellor of University of Delhi. The numerous improvements were brought in University including the introduction of the postgraduate teaching courses and the establishment of laboratories were entirely due to the efforts of Sir Maurice. Realizing the importance of a distinguished faculty to act as role models, relentlessly Sir Maurice searched for talent all over the country and roped in men of eminence to the University, such as Prof. Daulat Singh Kothari in Physics, Prof. T.R. Sheshadri in Chemistry, Prof. Panchanan Maheshwari in Botany and Dr. M.L. Bhatia in Zoology. Sir Maurice Gwyer is also called the maker of university. He served the post of vice-chancellor till 1950.
The silver jubilee year of the university in 1947 coincided with Indias independence, and the national flag was hoisted in the main building for the first time by VKRV Rao, the convocation ceremony for the year, however could not be held due to partition of India, thus a special ceremony was held in 1948, which was attended by Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru, Lord Mountbatten, Lady Mountbatten, Abul Kalam Azad, Zakir Hussain and S.S. Bhatnagar. Twenty-five years later the golden jubilee celebrations of 1973 were attended by then Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, Satyajit Ray, Amrita Pritam and M S Subbulakshmi.
Delhi University Recruitment 2015-2016 Details:
Last Date for Receipt of Application: 03-12-2015
Total Number of Vacancies: 81posts
Name of the Post:
Full-Time Assistant Professor(Ad-hoc): 81 Posts
- UR: 41 Posts
- SC: 12 Posts
- ST: 06 Posts
- OBC: 21 Posts
- PH (only for VH): 01 Post
Education Jobsal Qualification:
Post No.1: Good academic record with atleast 55% marks(50% for candidates belongings to SC/ST or those who passed their Masters degree prior to 19.09.1991 and hold a Ph.D, Degree) or an equivalent grade of B in the 7 points scale with letter grades O.A.B.C.D.E & F at the Masters Degree level in Law from Indian University. Cleared the National Eligibility Test(NET) for lecturers conducted by the UGC, CSIR.
Post No.2: The Guest/Part time teachers should be same as those prescribed for the regular teachers of University in UGC regulation. Minimum 5 years experience may also be empanelled as guest faculty even if they have not cleared NET.
How to Apply:
The eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application form available on the University website(du.ac.in) along with attested copies of all relevant testimonials mentioned in the application form including caste certificates, those who are employment must attach the No Objection Certificate on or before 03-12-2015.
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