Administration

 

Humanities and Social Sciences is one of the academic departments of IIT Kanpur. It is multi-disciplinary, and consists of six disciplines: Economics, English Literature and Linguistics, Fine Arts, Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology.

 

Head

Surajit Sinha
Phone: +91-512-259 7510/7268/8517 (O)
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Departmental Faculty Affairs Committee (DFAC)

(Term ends: 31 December 2016)


Surajit Sinha

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Departmental Undergraduate Committee (DUGC)

(1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017)

Convenor

Ritwij Bhoumik

Phone: +91-512-259 6975 (O)
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Programme Undergraduate Committee (PUGC)

(1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017)

Somesh K Mathur

Phone: +91-512-259 6240 (O)
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Departmental Postgraduate Committee (DPGC)

(1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017)

Convenor

Satarupa T. Roy

Phone: +91-512-259 7145 (O)
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Departmental Library Committee (DLC)

(1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017)

Convenor

Deep Mukherjee

Phone: +91-512-259 6748 (O)
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Discipline Convenors

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Joydeep Dutta

Economics

Mini Chandran

English

Koumudi Patil

Fine Arts

A.V. Ravishanker Sarma

Philosophy

Shikha Dixit
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Psychology

M. Jha

Sociology


Departmental Finance Committee (DFC)

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Convenor

Vineet Sahu

Phone: +91-512-259 7633 (O)
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Departmental Seminar and Research Committee

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Convenor

Ark Verma

Phone: +91-512-259 6847 (O)
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Departmental Computer and Web Committee

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Convenor

J. S. Sam

Phone: +91-512-259 7975 (O)
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Departmental Space Committee

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Convenor

Satyaki Roy

Phone: +91-512-259 060 / 6617 / 7509 (O)
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Departmental Faculty Recruitment Committee

(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Convenor

G. Neelakantan

Phone: +91-512-259 7872 (O)
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In-charge of Laboratories
(1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017)

Economics Lab

Wasim Ahmed

Fine Arts Lab

Satyaki Roy

Language Lab

N. P. Sudharshana

Psychology Lab

Braj Bhushan

HSS Research Lab

Ark Verma

 

Departmental Representatives and Coordinators

Braj Bhushan

Rep on DORA Advisory Committee and PI of Dept Excellence Fund
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

G. Neelakantan

Rep on (Institute) Faculty Recruitment Committee
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

Tanika Chakraborty

Rep on Institute R&D Committee
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

Somesh K Mathur

Rep on Institute International Relations Committee (IIRC)
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

Wasim Ahmad

Rep on Students' Placement Committee
1 September 2016 – 31 August 2017

Deep Mukherjee

Rep on SURGE Committee
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

Jillet S Sam

Rep on Computer Centre Coordination Committee
1 April 2016 – 31March 2017

Praveen Kulshreshtha

Convenor, Departmental Faculty Meetings
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017

Md. Arshad Rahman

Global Strategy Ranking Committee
1 April 2016 – 31 March 2017 onward