JOB POST: Associate Professor (Law and Social Science) at NLSIU Bangalore [7 Vacancies; Salary: As per VII CPC]: Apply by Dec 21

December 9, 2022
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Job Description

NLSIU Bangalore is inviting applications from eligible candidates for the post of Associate Professor (Law and Social Science) by December 21, 2022.


The National Law School of India University (NLSIU) was established in 1987 and is a premier institution for legal excellence in India.

About the Opportunity

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the posts of Associate Professor (Law and Social Science).

No. of Vacancies

  • Associate Professor (Law) – 5
  • Associate Professor (Social Sciences) – 2

Subject Areas

  • Law
    • All major Law subjects including Contracts, Property, Criminal Law, Torts, Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Intellectual Property Rights, Company Law, Labour Law, Public International Law, Human Rights, Family Law, Jurisprudence, Civil Procedure, Environmental Law, Taxation Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Conflict of Laws, Financial Sector Regulation, International Trade Law, Professional Ethics.
  • Social Science
    • Sociology, Economics, History, Political Science


As per VII CPC


Permanent basis till the age of superannuation i.e. 65 years, subject to confirmation after the satisfactory completion of two years’ probation.

Essential Qualifications

  • A Master‘s Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade on a point scale, wherever the grading system is followed).
  • A relaxation of 5% may be provided at the graduate and master’s level for the Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, and Differently-abled categories for the purpose of eligibility and for assessing good academic records during direct recruitment to teaching positions.
  • A relaxation of 5%, may be provided, to the PhD Degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19 September 1991.
  • The eligibility marks of 55% marks or an equivalent grade on a point scale prescribed by these regulations and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible, based on only the qualifying marks without including any grace mark procedures.
  • A good academic record, with a PhD. Degree in the concerned/allied/relevant disciplines.
  • A minimum of eight years of experience in teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of an Assistant Professor in a University, College or Accredited Research Institution/industry with a minimum of seven publications in peer-reviewed or UGC-listed journals and a total research score of Seventy five (75) as per the criteria as per the UGC Regulations, 2018.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates must submit the form available at the link towards the end of this post to apply for this job post.

Application Deadline

December 21, 2022; 5 PM

Contact Information

In case of any queries, please contact Ms Savithri, 080-23160537/23010000, recruitment[at]

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