DA-IICT SEEKS A DIRECTOR
The institute is inviting applications and nominations from suitable candidates for appointment to the post of Director of DA-IICT, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
The Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT), Gandhinagar, Gujarat, is a university formed under Act No. 6 of 2003 of the Gujarat Legislature and has been conferred the status of a Centre of Excellence by the Government of Gujarat.
The appointment of the Director would be on a contractual basis for a period of five years or till the attainment of 70 years of age, whichever is earlier. The terms of appointment, including the remuneration and emoluments, would be decided by the Chairperson of the Board of Governors, DA-IICT, after taking into consideration the qualifications and experience of the candidate.
The candidate should be a person with impressive academic qualifications, professional experience, proven leadership and administrative capabilities to lead this institute. The candidate should be a Ph. D with expertise in either Information and Communication Technologies or Computational Sciences. The candidate should have demonstrated high quality research, teaching or professional capabilities. The candidate should preferably be less than 60 years of age.
Interested individuals should send in their detailed resume mentioning areas of research, teaching, industry-academia collaborations and administrative achievements, along with a two-page justification in support of their candidature, a two-page vision statement for the institution and contact details of at least two distinguished individuals well acquainted with their work.
The applications and nominations, along with the enclosures, should be sent to searchcommittee[at]daiict[dot]ac[dot]in within 30 days of the publication of this advertisement.
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