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Humanities and Social Sciences


The discipline of Humanities and Social Sciences at IITGN was started in 2009 with a Ph.D. program. In 2014, a Master’s (M.A.) program in Society and Culture was started under the aegis of the Humanities and Social Sciences discipline. The discipline currently hosts research activities which can be broadly classified into:

  • South Asian studies
  • Region studies
  • Population studies
  • Translation studies
  • Political science
  • Public health
  • Cognitive Science
  • Archaeology and Archaeological Sciences [http://asc.iitgn.ac.in/]

In order to meet current and future research and teaching requirements, the discipline of Humanities and Social Sciences at IIT Gandhinagar seeks outstanding applicants from all areas of Humanities and Social Sciences to fill multiple positions at all levels.

For queries or information regarding faculty recruitment specifically in Humanities and Social Sciences at IITGN, please contact Prof. Angus McBlane [amcblane@iitgn.ac.in]. For general questions related to faculty recruitment at IITGN, please write to faculty.recruitment@iitgn.ac.in