IGNOU – Recruitment of Consultants in History


Indira Gandhi National Open University is Recruiting Consultants in History. School of Social Sciences (SOSS) has invited applications from eligible candidates for the recruitment of consultants in the discipline of history.

Job Details

Name of PostConsultant
Consolidated PayRs.40,000 to Rs.60,000
Education QualificationMA in History and NET qualified/PhD as per UGC guidelines
Marks Requirement55% (for General candidates)
50% (for SC/ST/PH/OBC candidates)
Experience Teaching/Research experience of about 5-7 years, particularly in Ancient/Medieval/Modern Indian History and Non-Indian History.
Language Knowledge Good knowledge of English and Hindi
Job Type Full-Time, contractual
Last Date of Application 16th March 2020

The positions are initially for a period of six months, extendable further as per requirement of the University.

Job Profile

The nature of work would involve activities pertaining to development of academic programmes in History discipline offered by the University. The job would include writing and editing of course material, supervising and vetting the Hindi translation, and assisting the Programme Coordinator in day today activities related to course development.

Interested candidates may send their applications along with a copy of Curriculum Vitae to the following address:

School of Social Sciences (SOSS)
Tagore Bhawan, Academic Complex
Indira Gandhi National Open University
Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068

Applications along with soft copy of Curriculum Vitae can also be sent by e-mail to [email protected].in with cc to [email protected] .

Important Notes

  1. The posts are purely contractual and persons selected will have no right whatsoever for absorption/regularization in the University.
  2. Only short-listed candidates will be invited for interview. No TA/DA will be paid for appearing in the interview.
  3. Short listed candidates will be informed telephone/e-mail ONLY.
  4. Please ensure that your application reaches on or before 16th March 2020.