The Institute has an Associateship Programme for College and University teachers: Short term Associateships and Senior Associateships in Theoretical physics, Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science are available for teachers from colleges and universities to visit and work at IMSc. This programme encourages collaborations between the members of the Institute and scientists in the University system.
Under this program, an Associate can visit the Institute once or twice in a year up to a total stay of 90 days per year. (Normally, it is expected that each visit will be for a period of at least 3 weeks). The tenure of the Associateship will be for a period of three years. A per diem allowance to cover local expenses during the stay at Chennai and travel expenses between the place of work and Chennai are borne by IMSc . Associates are provided accommodation in the Institute Guest House.
Faculty members from universities (this includes institutions such as the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)) who wish to apply for the Associateship program are encouraged to write to (eclosing the latest cv and proposed work plan at imsc)
The Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
C.I.T. Campus, Taramani,
Chennai 600 113