The Humanities and Social Sciences(HSS) group at IIT-Gandhinagar (IITGN) invites applications for Assistant/Associate Professor/Professor levels. The focus areas of the two disciplines are indicated above. With a strong focus on interdisciplinary research and methodology, the HSS group at IITGN has recognized strengths in the areas of postcolonial literature, translation studies, political science, social epidemiology, psychology/cognition and population studies/demography.
Faculty members at IITGN value intellectual curiosity, academic freedom and integrity. Prospective applicants must demonstrate promise of distinguished scholarship and a commitment to seeking external funding and to innovative pedagogical techniques (at both undergraduate and graduate levels). Additionally, it is expected that successful candidates contribute significantly to research collaborations and to initiatives in institution building.
Qualifications and application instructions: Candidates must have received a doctoral degree in History, Economics or related fields by the time of appointment. In keeping with IITGN’s commitment to excellence in research, we are seeking candidates who have solid academic records and have demonstrated significant commitment to high quality, peer-reviewed research. Prospective candidates must organize the application materials as indicated at: http://iitgn.ac.in/faculty-recruitment.htm. Further information about the institute, faculty life, pay packages, and expectations from the faculty can be found in the FAQ for Prospective Faculty (http://iitgn.ac.in/pdf/faq_faculty.pdf) on the IITGN website. Any questions relating to the application process may be directed to Professor-in-Charge, Faculty Affairs at email@example.com.