Chairs@IIT Delhi

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A large number of prestigious chair positions have been established in the Institute with the generous financial support and cooperation of the sponsors from the industry, public and private sector organizations, alumni and individuals to promote excellence in specific areas. A well established procedure is followed to appoint Chair Professors in the Institute. The Institute endeavors to appoint professionals with well acclaimed credentials to its Chair positions.

Apply for Chairs

Two externally-funded chair positions have fallen vacant as well as two new chair positions have been recently created from donor contributions. In addition, institute chair positions are also available across all areas.

Each chair has an initial tenure of three years, which is extendable up to a further period of two years. Each chair position will carry a monthly honorarium up to INR 25,000 per month and a research grant of INR 2 Lakh per annum. Refer CDN Notification

Know about the eligibility criteria for each vacant chair.

Interested faculty members may apply for chair position on the online portal.

One can apply for multiple chair positions as long as he/she fulfill the eligibility of the corresponding chair position. But, no faculty can hold more than one chair position at a time, irrespective of whether it is an externally-funded chair or an institute chair.

The application for all chair positions should be forwarded by the respective departments. For this, please print the first page of the completed application form and forward it to the office of Dean Faculty through respective HoDs/HoCs/HoSs. The deadline for application is January 13, 2020, Tuesday.

Chairs @IITD

Occupant Name Occupant Dept./Centre/School Duration Area Details
1 Prof. Siddharth Pandey Department of Chemistry 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
2 Prof. Swades Kumar De Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
3 Prof. Jayadeva Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
4 Prof. Ashwini K Agrawal Department of Textile Technology 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
5 Prof. (Ms.) Ratnamala Chatterjee Department of Physics 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
6 Prof. Shantanu Roy Department of Chemical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
7 Prof. Ranjan Kumar Mallik Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
8 Prof. Sunil Kumar Khare Department of Chemistry 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
9 Prof. Neeraj Khare Department of Physics 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
10 Prof. Vijaya Prakash G Department of Physics 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
11 Prof. S Dharmaraja Department of Mathematics 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
12 Prof. Josemon Jacab Material Science & Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
13 Prof. Sagnik Dey Centre for Atmospheric Science 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
14 Prof. Purnima Singh Humanities & Social Sciences 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Institute Chair
15 Prof. Abhijit R Abhyankar Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Power Generation Technology at the Dept. of Electrical Engineering of IIT Delhi NTPC Chair
16 Prof. Niladri Chatterjee Department of Mathematics 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Artificial Intelligence at IIT Delhi Soumitra Dutta Chair
17 Prof. Saroj Kanta Mishra Centre for Atmospheric Science 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Yes Bank Chair
18 Prof. Manjeet Jassal Department of Textile Technology 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 As per MOU Rita Duggal Chair
19 Prof. Nilanjan Senroy Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Power System Engineering Powergrid Chair
20 Prof. Sukumar Mishra Department of Electrical Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Power and Automation ABB Chair
21 Prof. Kalaga Ramachandra Rao Department of Civil Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Urban Transport and Traffic Planning MoUD Chair
22 Prof. Seema Sharma Department of Management Studies 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Discipline of Economics in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences. Sulaiman Mutawa Chair
23 Prof. Kolin Paul Department of Computer Science & Engineering 01/07/2019 - 30/06/2022 Computer Science & Engineering Microsoft Chair
24 Prof. (Ms.) G Bhuvaneswari Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
25 Prof. Abhijit Majumdar Department of Textile Technology 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
26 Prof. Sourabh Ghosh Department of Textile Technology 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
27 Prof. K Sreenadh Department of Mathematics 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
28 Prof. (Ms.) Kanika T Bhal Department of Management Studies 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
29 Prof. BR Chahar Department of Civil Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
30 Prof. BK Panigrahi Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
31 Prof. IN Kar Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
32 Prof. AK Ganguli Department of Chemistry 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
33 Prof. KB Khare Department of Physics 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU Institute Chair
34 Prof. Amit Gupta Department of Mechanical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Power Generation Technology NTPC Chair