Careers @ NID

Careers @ NID

FOR IDS DOUCMENTATION

Integrated Design Services (IDS) invites Applications for the task based contractual engagement of Content Writer at IDS Office, NID, Ahmedabad

Applications are invited from experienced Content Writer having relevant experience in developing abstract from provided documents/project reports/content/etc.

The candidate has to closely work with concern faculty and IDS team at NID Ahmedabad.

Job Title: Copy editor

Job Duration: 02 Month (Task Based) Contract Appointment

Task:

a) Developing abstracts from provided documents/project reports/ content/etc, including editing, proof-reading, and finalising it after discussion with IDS team

b) Any other tasks related to the documentation as assigned by the Chairperson (IDS), etc.

Send resume by email to: ids@nid.edu latest by 10th January 2016.

FOR IDS PROJECT MANUAL

Integrated Design Services (IDS) invites Applications for the task based contractual engagement of Content Writer at IDS Office, NID, Ahmedabad

Applications are invited from experienced Content Writer for developing a manual on IDS activities.

The candidate has to closely work with concern faculty and IDS team at NID Ahmedabad.

Job Title: Content Writer

Job Duration: 02 Month (Task Based) Contract Appointment

Task:

a) Interaction with respective departments and individuals at IDS to understand the processes at present practiced at IDS,

b) Writing content including editing, proof-reading, and finalising it after discussion with the IDS team,

c) Any other tasks related to the manual as assigned by the Chairperson (IDS), etc.

Duration: Maximum Two Months

Send resume by email to: ids@nid.edu latest by 10th January 2016.


The National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, is an autonomous premier institution (Government of India declared NID as an Institute of National Importance by NID Act 2014 of Indian Parliament) set up by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India, for design education, training, research and consultancy services in various disciplines of design. NID is a grant-in-aid institution under the aegis of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry. The institute has campuses in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru. The institute offers higher professional qualifications in several disciplines of design at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels.
NID invites applications from high caliber design educators/ professionals having relevant qualification & proven experience in the areas of design for the Faculty Positions at following levels;

  1. Associate Senior Faculty/ Associate Senior Designer
    1. PG or equivalent in Design or related subject + minimum 10 years of experience / UG + minimum 12 years of experience
    2. Pay Band: PB-3 15600 39100 (Grade pay- 6600)*

Approximate gross emoluments at the minimum of the above Grade Pay

will be approximately Rs.68,000 p.m.

    1. The Institute may offer initial appointment on contractual basis for a fixed tenure, with consolidated/fixed pay commensurate with qualifications, experience, etc..

  1. Faculty/ Designer
    1. PG or equivalent in Design or related subject + minimum 3 years of experience / UG + minimum 5 years of experience
    2. Pay Band: PB-2 9300 34800 (Grade pay- 5400)*

Approximate gross emoluments at the minimum of the above Grade Pay will be approximately Rs. 53,000 p.m.

    1. The Institute may offer initial appointment on contractual basis for a fixed tenure, with consolidated/fixed pay commensurate with qualifications, experience, etc.

Faculty member at NID is expected to demonstrate a high level of academic and professional competence with leadership qualities; inclination towards design research, publication and professional practice; proven ability with technological tools and processes, and active involvement in academic governance. NID offers opportunity to work in a unique, creative work culture.

(* Pay scales and additional allowances/ benefits are as per sixth-pay norms of Central Government. Candidates having higher qualifications will be suitably placed on the given pay-scale. NID also encourages faculty members for professional consultancy for prescribed number of days per year.)

The positions are available under following Design Discipline. Preferred sub-specialisations are indicated therewith. Individuals having expertise in more than one subject areas shall be preferred.

  1. 1. Product Design (Materials & Processes, Form Studies, Elements of Design, Technically Complex Product Development, User Experience Design, Packaging, Rendering Techniques, 3D Visualization and CAD modeling, Digital Product Design, Design Ergonomics)

  2. 2. Furniture & Interior Design (Materials & Structures, Form & Space, Spatial & Interior Design, Visualization techniques)

  3. 3. Ceramic & Glass Design (Finishing & Glazes, Ceramic & Glass material technology, Ceramic & Glass Design, Studio based practice: ceramic & glass maker, Form Development, Specialization in Inorganic Chemistry & Ceramic & Glass Technology)

  4. 4. Graphic Design (Visual Perception & Communication, Colour, Visualization & Representation Techniques, Type Design, Publication Design, Photography, Packaging, Branding, Web Design, Printing Technology )

  5. 5. Animation Film Design (Life Drawing, Hand drawn Animation, Stop motion/ claymation, CGI Animation, Character Design, Story Boarding, Hands on experience in Animation production)

  6. 6. Film & Video Communication (Script Writing, Editing, Sound Design, Cinematography)

  1. 7. Exhibition Design (Museum Design, Set Design, Lighting Design, Exhibition Design/Scenography, Commercial Interiors, Trade Shows, Events)

  1. 8. Textile Design (Surface Ornamentation, Print Design, Jacquard Design, Textile CAD-CAM, Traditional Textiles, Weaving)

  2. 9. Toy & Game Design (Digital Game Design, Play Design, Programming & Mechantronics)

  3. 10. Transportation & Automobile Design (Styling & Representation Techniques, 3D-CAD, Surface Modeling, Rapid Prototyping, Design Engineering, Digital Sculpting, Transportation Design Engineering)

  4. 11. New Media Design (History/Theory/Philosophy of Design and/or Technology, Interaction Design, Physical Computing).

  5. Apparel Design (Pattern Drafting and making, Grading, techniques for Mens and Womens wear, Computerized Pattern making, Draping and Garment Construction for ready to wear, History of World Costume, history of Indian costume, history of Fashion, Fashion Forecasting, Trend Forecasting, Garment manufacturing technology, Marketing and Merchandising, Knitwear Design)
  6. 13. Life Style Accessory Design (Leather Goods & Footwear Design, Jewellery Design, 3D-Object Design, Lifestyle & Trend Research)

  7. 14. Strategic Design Management (Design Methods, Entrepreneurship Research Design, Future Studies, Systems Design, Design Management).

  8. 15. Photography Design (Analogue Photography, Digital Photography, Convergent Media in Photography, Historic and contemporary photography processes, History of photography, critical theories of photography and visual culture, convergence media skills like video, animation, drawing, etc.)

  9. 16. Information Design: (Information Design, User Experience Design, Data Analysis, Information Visualization, Big data research, experience etc., User Interface Design, Data and Information Visualization, Preferred acquaintance with programming languages and Data Visualization tools)

  10. 17. Interaction Design : (Interaction Design, Smart technologies, Artificial Intelligence & Virtual reality, Physical computing & mechatronics)

  11. 18. Design for Retail Experience (Furniture Design, Spatial & Interior Design, Visualization techniques, Branding & Merchandising, Communication Design, with experience in typography, Branding, Brand Experience, Brand Strategy, Product Packaging, Space Graphics, Photography & Print/production)

  12. 19. Universal Design (Product Design & Development, Human Factors & Design Research, Materials & Manufacturing Process, Design Management)

  1. 20. Digital Game Design (Game Design, Computer Animation and Graphics, New Media/Multimedia Design, Entertainment computing, Animation, Graphic Design, Music & Sound Design, Game Interactivity and Interface Design).

  2. 21. Design Foundation Studies (History of Design, Design Fundamentals, Design Process, Geometrical Construction, Analytical Drawing, Drawing & Sketching, Illustration, Colour, Form & Composition, Cultural Anthropology, Semiotics)

Interested individuals may apply immediately and also throughout the year with detailed CV, current position held, last salary drawn, a letter of intent (not more than 500 words) and 2 references from their own field (with full address and contact numbers of referees). The application clearly indicating discipline area applied for must reach following address.

Chairperson, Professional Education Programme

National Institute of Design

Paldi Ahmedabad 380007 INDIA

Ph. +91 79 2662 9500+91 79 2662 9500 / 2662 9600

Fax. +91 79 26621167

Email: education[at]nid [dot]edu

Website: www.nid.edu