Prospective Faculty

Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit (SSCU) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru invites applications for faculty position at all levels, particularly at the Assistant Professor level. We are always looking for faculty in all areas of Solid State Chemistry, Condensed Matter Physics, Materials Chemistry, and Chemical Physics. Applications in interdisciplinary areas relevant to the department research interests are also welcome.

Prospective candidates should have a PhD and post-doctoral experience (minimum 3 years) in any area of Chemistry, Physics, Applied Physics, Materials Science or other related disciplines. The candidates are expected to have demonstrated the ability to develop an independent research program. They should exhibit potential for being one of the best groups globally in their areas of research. Outstanding researchers with a proven track record of research of global repute may apply to higher positions. The candidates are expected to contribute to the department’s teaching program at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Interested applicants are requested to send the relevant documents as per the requirements mentioned in the IISc Bengaluru website (