Area Study Centre For Africa, North & South America

Applications are invited from Pakistani Nationals for the following positions:

Name of Post BPS No. of Posts Qualifications/age Experience Publications
  Associate Professor   20     2 (Regular)     Ph.D. in the relevant field from an HEC recognized university/ institution.     10-years teaching/research experience (with at least 4 years experience at the post-Ph.D. level) in HEC recognized university or a post-graduate institution or professional experience in the relevant field in a national or international organization.
5-years post-Ph.D. teaching/ research experience in HEC recognized university or a post-graduate institution or professional experience in the relevant field in a national or international organization.
  10 research publications (with at least 4 publications in last 5 years) in internationally abstracted journals recognized by the HEC.


1) Applicants for the position of Associate Professor are required to submit Four copies of the applications/dossiers duly bound along-with a soft copy of dossier in PDF form on the prescribed proforma along-with the attested copies of the documents; (i) degrees / certificates (ii) experience certificate (iii) publications (iv) CNIC (v) Domicile (vi) 2-recent photographs, fully bound with a pay order, bank draft or paid challan (only HBL, QAU branch) for Rs.2000/- drawn in favor of Director, Area Study Centre, Quaid-i-Azam University should reach the Director, Area Study Centre,  Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad by 24-10-2017.
2) Relevant field is American Studies, I.R./Political Science, History, Strategic Studies, and American/English Literature & Criticism
3) Applications from abroad may be sent along-with US $ 100 as application fee by 23-11-2017.
4) Application forms are available at the QAU and Centre websites ( and hptt:// and the same can also be obtained from the office of the Centre. Further information can be obtained on phone No. 051-2896006, 2896008, 90644038.
5) Applicants already working in Government / Semi-Government Organizations/Autonomous Bodies should apply through proper channel by due date and submit service certificates issued by their present and former employers, otherwise, their applications will not be entertained. However, the Centre may entertain advance copies, if clearly mentioned.
6) A candidate who is 60- years of age or more cannot apply against any post.
7) The selected candidates will be governed by the Centre’s Service Statutes and rules/regulations from time to time.
8) The Centre reserves the rights to increase/decrease the number of positions, not to fill any position/withhold the appointment against any advertised position or to accept/reject any application without assigning any reason.
9) Applications that are incomplete (in any case) or received after due date shall not be entertained by any means.
10) The candidates must enlist the attached documents with signatures.
11) Only short listed candidates will be called for interview. No T.A./D.A. will be admissible for interview.
12) Decision of the Centre shall remain binding in all cases.

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Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, 45320, Pakistan