About DOFA

 


Professor Manindra Agrawal

Dean, Faculty Affairs
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016

Faculty Building 261
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Phone: +91-512-259 7414 (Off.)
                        259 7259 (Off.)

About present Dean of Faculty Affairs Office:

Professor Manindra Agrawal (born on 20 May 1966 at Allahabad) is a Professor in the department of Computer Science  and Engineering and the Dean of Faculty Affairs at the Institute.  Professor Agrawal is also the recipient of the first “Infosys Prize for Mathematics”, and the “Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award” in Mathematical Sciences in 2003.  He has been honored with Padma Shri in 2013.

Office of Faculty Affairs Overview

All the matters related to the recruitment and establishment of faculty members and other academic staff comes under the purview of the DOFA. Sanction of leave, foreign travel and LTC, issue of service certificates, issue of ‘No Objection Certificates’ (NOC) for passport etc. are issued by the DOFA office. In addition to this, Office of Faculty Affairs coordinates a variety of activities associated with faculty recruitment, promotions and academic activities at IIT Kanpur. The major functions of the Office of Faculty Affairs are as mentioned below:

  1. Recruitment/Selection:   Faculty Affairs is involved in recruitment of faculty members for different departments of the Institute. Faculty Affairs also coordinating with the selection of Academic Staff.

  2. Selection Procedures with regard to the different chair positions and research fellowships are also the responsibility of Office of Faculty affairs. 

  3. Faculty affairs office also doing appointments of Visiting Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, Emeritus Professor and Emeritus Fellows etc.

  4. Confirmation, Re-employment, Extension

  5. Sanction of different types of leaves, FST, Sabbatical, Deputation.

  6. Retirement and pension related documentations and issue pension orders etc.

  7. Pay and perks to Faculty Members, which includes fixation and upgradation etc.

  8. Holding different Types of Meetings: DFAC/IFAC, Standing Committee, Selection Committees etc.,

  9. Faculty Benefits and Services

  10. Maintaining of all service records related to academic staff.  

 

Contact Information :

 

Dean, Faculty Affairs
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016

Faculty Building 261
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Phone: +91-512-259 7414 (Off.) , 259 7338 (Off.)