Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/059

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

Name of Post: Project Executive Officer

No. of Post: 01

Salary Range: 42000-3500-105000

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D.*/ Master's degree with significant experience and expertise in the relevant area

Essential Experience: MBA+10 Year’s experience in relevant field

Desirable Qualification: Applicants must be a postgraduate preferably with MBA degree and at least 10+ years of job experience.

  • Skilled in Microsoft Office tools (such as Excel, Word, Power Point)
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in the use of social networking tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter.
  • Have Excellent oral and written communication skills in Hindi, English and other regional languages.
  • Office management skills and ability to organize events.
  • Be able to work in teams and manage a team.
  • Experience of carrying out social research in development and education sectors, and preparing project plans
  • Management and administrative experience of handling and guiding teams to implement projects

*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