Recruitment of Director

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 Director.

Eligibility: Professor with 5-10 years of experience in the post and published work of high quality in refereed journals and books; administrative experience, showing capacity to guide and lead the institution and team work.

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

Job Profile: Responsibilities include academic work, such as undertaking independent research and regularly publishing research articles, and handling of administrative duties as the Chief Functionary of the Centre with the guidance of the Executive Committee (EC) of CWDS.

It is a tenure post and an extension of the tenure will be decided by the EC.

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

The persons serving in Central/State Universities/Autonomous bodies may be taken on deputation for 03 years or up to the age of superannuation- 65 years, whichever is earlier.

Application with detailed CV and copies of supporting documents may be sent to the Chairperson, Search Committee for Director, CWDS. These may be sent to the email id: (with the subject head Search Committee for Director) or by post to: The Chairperson, Centre for Women’s Development Studies, 25, Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi 110001.

The last date for the receipt of applications is 1st December, 2020.

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

or by post to

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