The Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR/CEFIPRA) is an autonomous body established in 1987 under an inter-governmental agreement between the Government of India and the Government of the French Republic. The mandate of the bi-national Centre which is equally funded by both the Governments is to promote collaborative research between India and France in cutting edge areas of Science, Technology and Innovation.
CEFIPRA invites applications for the position of Director as per the details given below:
The Director should be an Indian national with an accomplished scientific or technological background.
Director serves as the Chief Executive of CEFIPRA and is responsible towards providing strategic vision, leadership and direction, both operational and financial to the organization. In discharging the responsibilities, the Director is overall guided by directives of the Governing Body constituting members of the two countries and therefore reports to the two Co-chairs.