Faculty of Social Sciences Guest Faculty Announcement


Basic Details


Applications are invited from interested individuals to teach the following course at the MPhil/PhD level as Guest Faculty in the Department of International Relations:


Advanced Research MethodsCompulsory Course – in the forthcoming Winter Semester (January to May, 2018).


The applicant must be ideally prepared to also offer an additional optional course from the courses listed below:


♦ Critical Approaches to Peace-making - M.A. (Winter Semester, 2018)


♦ Political Economy of European Integration - M.A. (Winter Semester, 2018)


♦ Strategic Themes - M.A. (Winter Semester, 2018)


Please visit the Department of International Relations webpage for course outlines.


Required Qualifications

The minimum requirement is a PhD degree in International Relations or a related discipline (e.g. Peace and Conflict Studies) from a recognised university. A demonstrable knowledge of the aforementioned courses/subject areas is essential. Some teaching experience is preferred.


Conditions and Rate of Payment

Applicants should be able to teach the course identified above as per the syllabi and time table set by the Department of International Relations. The work involves a total workload of approximately 16 hours per month of teaching, four office hours per month, six hours examination supervision and additional 20 hours of examination paper/term paper corrections per course per Semester (including teaching, evaluating, supervision of exams, preparation time and mandatory office hours). The payment is at the rate of Rs. 1,200/- per hour. In addition to the remuneration, the Guest Faculty will be entitled to payment of local transportation charges, as per SAU norms.


Application Information

Applications should consist of complete CV and single page narrative description of the applicant’s experience and suitability for teaching the courses; the CV should include the names and contact details of two non-related referees with academic affiliations. Applications should be emailed by 4 pm IST on Thursday, 30th November to Dr Shweta Singh at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and copied to Mr.Amit Rawat, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Receipt of all applications will be confirmed by email, but only those shortlisted for interviews will be contacted later.


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