Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/069

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Deputy Project Manager under the project entitled "JUST TRANSITION RESEARCH CENTRE" by Dr. Pradip Swarnakar, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kanpur.

Post: Deputy Project Manager

Number of Positions: One

Scale of pay: 19200-1600-48000

Minimum Qualification: Post Graduate / Equivalent Degree (MBA/MCA/M.Com/ MSc./MA ) + 5 years of relevant experience OR Graduate (BSc./ BA/ B.Com/ BBA/ BCA) + 8 years of relevant experience at appropriate level.

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

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct interviews with government and business officials in Kolkata
  • Conduct large scale household survey
  • Data entry in SPSS
  • Writing report in climate policy and coal transition
  • Publication related to Indian political system and trade union in local language
  • Organize workshops with local stakeholders in West Bengal

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

Last Date for Receiving Applications: 25th 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