The Centre for Neuroscience invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions.  The primary interest of the centre is research on the brain and brain-related disorders.   Current research focuses on the areas of molecular/cellular, systems, cognitive and computational neurosciences.    Candidates with interests in the above areas and in other multidisciplinary and novel approaches to the understanding of the brain are encouraged to apply.



Appointments will be at the level of Assistant Professor and above.   Demonstrated record of independent scientific research in the form of peer-reviewed publications is essential.   Level of appointment will be based on experience and quality of scientific productivity.



The Institute provides a significant start-up research grant to the new faculty and will  provide partial support to cover relocation expenses. In addition, the Institute provides certain perks to all the faculty, like  a contingency grant of Rs.4000/- per annum for books, stationery, etc., a sum of Rs. 1.00 lakh for attending international conferences during a sliding period of three years, reimbursement of 75% of annual membership fee paid to any one international professional body, full funding for attending one national conference per year, loan for purchase of computers and reimbursement of a part of the expenses on personal telephone/mobile etc. The faculty and their families are also covered by an attractive Contributory Health Services Scheme. Modest on-campus accommodation is  provided to the new faculty.


Interested candidates may send their curriculum vitae providing details of qualification, professional experience/achievements, positions held, with copies of publications and the names, addresses, telephone/fax numbers and email addresses of 3 referees to the



Division of Biological Sciences,

Indian Institute of Science,

Bangalore 560 012, India.  


Information on various research activities in the Institute can be obtained on our Website: http://www.iisc.ernet.in.