Department of Management Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/174

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Project Scientist under the project entitled "Exploring muti-stakeholder participation in rural homestays: A provider-user duality perspective in the rural North-Western Himalayan Region (NWHR)”

Post: Project Scientist; No. of Positions: One (1)

Salary (Consolidated): INR 31600-2600-78400

Minimum Qualification: Ph.D in Management/relevant social science domain Or [Postgraduate + 3 years relevant experience] in Management/relevant social science domain

Essential Experience: At least one published article in ABDC/SCI/SSCI/Scopus indexed journals.

Desirable Experience: Primary and secondary data collection and analysis, fieldwork in rural areas, interdisciplinary research and working with the team, qualitative analysis using MAXQDA/ATLAS.ti/NVivo/Dedoose and statistical analysis with Excel/SPSS/Python/R

Duties and Responsibilities: Planning and execution of fieldwork, travel to field sites and interacting with stakeholders, conducting and recording individual interviews and steer focused group discussions, write project reports and academic publications, handling qualitative and/or quantitative data using the appropriate method/s, other related work assigned by the reporting authority.

Application procedure: Send you detailed resume to the undersigned at with mail subject as “Application for the post of Project Scientist”. Do note that the resume must contain the percentage (%) marks for 10th, 12th, UG, PG; national/state level exam details (NET etc.) if any; relevant academic/industry work experience if any. In the absence of these details, the application will no be considered. Also, strictly adhere to the mail subject while sending your resume.

Last Date for Receiving Applications: 15th August 2023 (5:30 PM)

The selection will be based on Zoom/Skype online interview. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by emails. Selected candidates will be expected to join at the earliest.

Dr. Jitender Kumar
Principal investigator
Department of Management Sciences (DoMS)
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur - 208016, Uttar Pradesh