JOB POST: Professor at TISS, Mumbai: Apply by Sept 30

About the Organisation

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) was established in 1936 and was awarded the ‘deemed to be university’ status in 1964. TISS is fully funded by the University Grants Commission, Government of India, and operates from its main campus in Mumbai, and the off-campuses at Tuljapur, Guwahati, and Hyderabad.

About the Competition/Event/Opportunity

Applications are invited from interested scholars with Masters and/ or Ph.D. degrees in Social Sciences for the position of Professor in its School of Vocational Education, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai.


Professor (School of Vocational Education, Mumbai Campus) (01)



Postgraduate and Ph.D. in Social Sciences, Public Health Administration, Education, Education Administration, Management Sciences, and allied disciplines, with expertise and experience in multidisciplinary education (such as Vocational education, Vocational Technology Education,) and management of large educational organizations or programs with interdisciplinary subjects.

A minimum of ten years of teaching/work experience in university/ industries, with evidence of integrated curricula development that enhances academic and generic skills, to a diverse group of students.

Proven ability to build networks locally, regionally, and internationally in the field of vocational education.

Proven ability to design curricula in any of the multi-disciplinary courses offered as vocational courses for B.Voc degree.

Important Dates

The last date to apply is September 30, 2020.

Registration Process

How to Apply?

An Application Fee of Rs. 2,000/- for General, OBC, EWS category and Rs. 500/- for SC/ ST/ PWD (Divyang)

candidates must be submitted through Online mode only. Interested candidates can apply online by clicking here.



Minimum qualifications and Pay (asper 7th CPC): As per UGC Regulations, 2018, and subsequent amendments thereof.

Other Details


Contractual, initially for 3 years, and likely to be extended.

Contact details for more information

candidates can apply online by clicking here.