Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/060

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

Name of Post: Project Scientist

No. of Positions: One (1)

Salary range: INR 26400-2200-66000

Minimum Qualification: PhD* or Master's Degree + 3 years relevant experience

Desirable Experience: Expertise in Climate and Energy Policy research. Online and offline interview with policy makers, proficient in English and Hindi communication, interdisciplinary research and working with the team, quantitative and qualitative data analysis.

Duties and Responsibilities: Interview with stakeholders field survey translation and transcription, coding and analysis of data in Excel and SPSS, other related work assigned by the reporting authority.

*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