Vacancy Announcement : Position of Executive Director

The governments of the United States of America and India, through an inter-governmental agreement, jointly established the Indo-U.S. Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF) in the year 2000 as an autonomous bilateral organization located in New Delhi, India. Its mission is to promote science & technology (S&T), innovation and entrepreneurship collaborations between the United States and India.

IUSSTF invites applications for the position of Executive Director as per the details given below:

  • The applicant should be an Indian or U.S. citizen only. Dual citizens are also acceptable.
  • Essential Qualification : Ph.D or Masters in the Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
  • Desirable Qualification : Degree in Management.
  • Tenure of appointment: 3 years with possibility of extension(s).

More details can be assessed at ED-IUSSTF Position Description Document

Age Limit : The Age of the applicant should be up to 56 years at the time of notification of the position. The cut-off date for determining the age limit shall be November 30th, 2018.

Compensation Package : Salary will be commensurate with experience and corresponding to the position of Scientist “G” or “H” prevailing in Scientific Ministries / Departments in India.

The selected candidate will be offered appropriate position corresponding to either Scientist “G” or “H” depending upon qualification, experience and other credentials.

Application procedure : Interested persons should send their applications in the prescribed format Template Application Format to with a 500 words Vision Statement on the future of the IUSSTF along with at least 3 references.

Application deadline is 23:59 hrs. IST, November 30th, 2018.