Recruitment of Director

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Centre for Women’s Development Studies (CWDS), New Delhi – a premier autonomous research institute supported by ICSSR, is looking for scholars from social sciences or humanities with interest in women’s studies to be appointed as its Director.

Eligibility: Candidates with good academic background; Experience in research and teaching as Professor or equivalent position; Capable of team work and providing leadership.

Desirable: Due consideration will be given to experience of undertaking independent research or co-ordinating research projects and resource mobilisation.

Job Profile: The Director will be the Chief Functionary of the Centre working under the guidance of the Executive Committee of CWDS.  He/she should have administrative ability and capacity to guide and lead the institution.

Age:  The candidate should be in a position to complete one term of three years from the date of joining before attaining the age of 65 years.

Pay Scale: Rs. 37400-67000+AGPRs.10000/- plus allowances.

Application with detailed CV, copies of supporting documents may be sent to the Chairperson, Search Committee for Director, CWDS.  These may be sent to the email id:

or by post to

The Chairperson
Search Committee for Director
25, Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi 110001.

The last date for the receipt of applications is 15th March, 2018.

The Committee may also consider inviting persons who have not applied but are found eligible for the position.