Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/061

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Project Associate under the project entitled "Just Transition Research Centre" by Dr. Pradip Swarnakar, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kanpur.

Name of Post: Project Associate

No. of Post: 01 (One)

Salary Range: 18000-1500-45000

Minimum Qualification: B.Tech. OR M.Sc. OR B.Sc.+ MCA

Essential Experience: M.Sc. in Climate Science and Policy +01 Year’s experience in relevant field.

Desirable Experience: The applicant should have prior knowledge/ Experience working in a similar environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handing Twitter data
  • Conduct interviews with Government and business officials
  • Experience in data entry
  • Considerable knowledge in climate policy
  • Maintain Bibliography in Zotero
  • Organize workshops

*Based on Qualification and experience the candidate may be considered for a lower post.

Last Date for Receiving Applications: 21 March-22 (5:30 PM)

How to Apply: Interested applicants should submit their application electronically to the link below: -

For any clarifications, please email at

The selection will be based on Zoom/Skype online interview. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by email.

Dr. Pradip Swarnakar
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur - 208016, Uttar Pradesh