Faculty positions in Development Theories and Histories

We invite applications from academics and experienced practitioners.

We encourage suitably qualified applicants from academia as well as experienced practitioners to apply.

We believe that development education, research and policy draw their strengths from academic studies as well as reflective, on-the-ground practice. Our faculty are from academia as well as the development sector, and engage in collaborative teaching, research, public writing, and policy work.

We are particularly interested in candidates with academic or practice experience in the development theories and histories in rural or urban settings in the Indian context. 

We are looking for:

  • A PhD or equivalent degree in a relevant field 
  • Expertise and experience in domains such as development studies, development theory, history of development, development policy, and others 
  • Capacity to be reflective and think critically 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Orientation towards collaborative work 
  • Willingness to engage with a very diverse and large student body
  • Experience of ground-up policy development work is desirable 

Please email the following documents to <facultypositions@​apu.​edu.​in>:

  • Covering letter indicating the subject area of your interest and a professional statement of purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two samples of writing (e.g. academic publications, technical reports, policy brief, analytical case study or others).
  • Completed Information Summary Sheet