Faculty Recruitment

Advt. No.: RGIPT/Jais/Faculty/01/2019

Note: This Faculty recruitment advertisement is for fresh recruitment in Department of Petroleum Engineering at RGIPT, Jais, Amethi. The applicant must have select the Advt. No.: RGIPT/Jais/Faculty/01/2019 form the drop down during filling up the online application form.

The Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India through an Act of Parliament, has set up Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT). It has been accorded the status of being an 'Institute of National Importance' along the lines of IITs. Institute currently offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral programmes from its Jais Campus in Amethi District of Uttar Pradesh.

Applications are invited from Indian nationals, including Persons of Indian Origins (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) and foreign nationals¹ for the posts of Assistant Professor (Grade-I & Grade-II) in the following discipline:

  • Petroleum Engineering

¹Foreign national means a person who does not have either an Indian passport, or a PIO/OCI card. Foreign nationals can be offered contractual appointment for up to five years. The appointment can be renewed thereafter.

Essential Qualification

Position: Assistant Professor (Grade-II at Academic Pay Level-10)

  1. B. Tech. in Petroleum Engineering or allied subject
  2. Ph.D. degree with first class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) at the preceding degree in Petroleum Engineering or allied subject, with a very good academic record throughout

Position: Assistant Professor (Grade-I at Academic Pay Level-12)

  1. B. Tech. in Petroleum Engineering or allied subject
  2. Ph.D. degree with first class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) at the preceding degree in Petroleum Engineering or allied subject, with a very good academic record throughout
  3. Post Ph. D. three years of industrial/ research/ teaching experience with reputed Institute/ organization.

Areas of Specialization in Petroleum Engineering

Reservoir Engineering and Simulation, Production Engineering, Drilling Engineering, Completion and Work over Operations, Facilities Engineering, Natural Gas Engineering, Unconventional energy sources, Petroleum/Energy Economics and other newer areas.

The details of Pay Level are given below (as per 7th CPC):

Positions Academic Pay Level Entry Basic Pay (INR)*
Assistant Professor (Grade-I) Academic Pay Level-12 1,01,500.00
Assistant Professor (Grade-II) Academic Pay Level-10 70,900.00

*Plus Dearness Allowance and Conveyance Allowance. Accommodation shall be provided in campus.

The fringe benefits, such as LTC, medical re-imbursement, education allowance for children, reimbursement of telephone bills, book grants, financial support towards national and international conferences etc. shall be permitted as per the Institute norms.

How to Apply

Application forms can be filled in online available on the institute website http://www.rgipt.ac.in. The form duly filled should be submitted online and a copy should be sent by electronic mail fac_recruitment@rgipt.ac.in.

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Note and Guidance for Application Procedure:

  1. Experience in the domain areas of the RGIPT is desired. The domain areas include all aspects of Petroleum (Oil & Gas) upstream, midstream and downstream, non- conventional energy sources.
  2. Candidates will be required to list out their proposed, ongoing and completed research projects.
  3. Write a short paragraph on the teaching philosophy and strategy you plan to pursue. List national and international conferences you have attended and your role in them.
  4. If physically challenged, please provide all the details with relevant certificates. The faculty and staff positions call for training at the operating oil production units, onshore and offshore, and refineries for all disciplines.
  5. Institute reserves the rights to fill or not to fill any or all the posts advertised.
  6. It should be noted that the mere possession of minimum qualifications does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview. The institute may restrict the number of such candidates to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualifications and experience, which may be higher than the essential qualifications prescribed here in above.
  7. Attempt will be made to invite each short-listed candidate for a day’s visit to deliver a seminar and discuss teaching and research plans. For the purpose, you shall be provided Air ticket (Economy class) within India.
  8. All positions are open to Indian Nationals, NRIs (as per Government regulations).
  9. All positions are also open to foreign nationals on a contractual basis that can be renewed with mutual consent. Government of India approval and visa regulations will apply.
  10. The selection committee at its discretion may relax the minimum requirements in case of outstanding candidates for each of the posts advertised.
  11. Without any compromise on qualification, experience and competence, reservation at entry level will be applicable as per Government of India norms.
  12. We have very liberal rules related to Exchange visits with other institutions, Sabbatical and consultancy, etc. A very strong research ambiance is being created along with holding several National and International conferences/workshops at institute’s newly-built state-of-art campus.
  13. Higher initial pay to exceptionally qualified and deserving candidates may be considered.
  14. Applicants not found suitable for the position of Assistant Professor (Grade-I), may be considered for lower position at Grade-II in the same area.
  15. Candidates in India, if invited, have to personally appear for interview, while those abroad may be interviewed by audio/video link. Candidates invited for interview shall be provided Economy Class air ticket within India from place of duty/residence or the nearest airport to city of interview and back by the shortest route. The institute will provide boarding and lodging.
  16. Applicants who are employed in Government, Semi-Government Organizations or Institutions should send their applications through proper channel else they will be required to produce a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from their employer at the time of interview.
  17. RGIPT provides ample opportunities for both fundamental and applied research, development and consulting. The funding for R&D will, to a significant extent, be from Oil and Gas companies, MoPNG and the usual funding agencies like DST,DBT, CSIR as well as Global Foundations and International Agencies. A substantial initial grant for R&D may be provided by RGIPT. We would specially encourage joint research with other colleagues at RGIPT and other institutions; both nationally and internationally.

Last date of online application submission: 28-06-2019 (Friday)