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. In addition, institute chair positions are also available across all 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.

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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 varying from INR 2 Lakh to 5 Lakh per annum, based upon the honorarium opted for.

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. Barring the Institute chair, all other externally funded Chair positions have 1 (One) vacancy each.

The deadline for online applications is 3:00 PM, June 15, 2020, Monday.

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
35 Prof. K K Pant Department of Chemical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Hydrocarbon Technology Petrotech Chair
36 Prof. Sushil Department of Management Studies 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Management/Humanities & Social Sciences Abdulaziz Alsagar Chair
37 Prof. Manav Bhatnagar Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Computer Science & Technology Brigadier Bhopinder Singh Chair
38 Prof. Bhim Singh Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Electrical Power Energy Central Electricity Authority Chair
39 Prof. Mausam Department of Computer Science & Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Telecommunication Jai Gupta Chair
40 Prof. Vasant Matsagar Department of Civil Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Civil Engineering Prof. Dogra Chair
41 Prof. Vasant Matsagar Department of Civil Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 Civil Engineering Prof. Dogra Chair
42 Prof. R K Sharma Department of Mathematics 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU ConsenSys Blockchain Chair
43 Prof. Ambuj D Sagar School of Public Policy 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 In the area of Policy Studies. Vipula & Mahesh Chaturvedi Chair
44 Prof. Naveen Garg Department of Computer Science & Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU details Janaki and K. A. Iyer CHAIR
45 Prof. S R Sarangi Department of Computer Science & Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU details Usha Hasteer Chair
46 Prof. Shashank Bishnoi Department of Civil Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU details The Hi-Tech Robotics and Autonomous Systems CHAIR
47 Prof. Saif Khan Mohd. Department of Electrical Engineering 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU details Prof. Kishan and Pramila Gupta Chair
48 Prof. Anurag Sharma Department of Physics 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021 As per MOU details CLASS OF 66 CHAIR
49 Prof. Anupam Dewan Department of Applied Mechanics 16/08/2019 - 15/08/2021 Applied Mechanics R C Malhotra Chair
50 Prof.PMV Subba Rao Department of Mechanical Engineering 16/08/2019 - 15/08/2021 Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Ray W Herrick Chair
51 Prof. Puneet Mahajan Department of Applied Mechanics 12/08/2019 - 11/08/2021 Transportation Planning TRIPP Chair
52 Dr. Shouribrata Chatterjee Department of Electrical Engineering 01/08/2019 - 31/07/2021 Microelectronics and VLSI Design Tools and Technology NXP (Philips) Chair
52 Prof. Ravi Shankar Department of Management Studies 01/08/2019 - 31/07/2021 Decision Science Amar S Gupta Chair
53 Prof. Ravi Shankar Department of Management Studies 01/08/2019 - 31/07/2021 Decision Science Amar S Gupta Chair
54 Prof. P V Madhusudhan Rao Department of Mechanical Engineering 01/08/2019 - 31/07/2021 Teaching & Research in the field of Design and Manufacturing Technologies Mehra Chair
55 Prof. M P Gupta Department of Management Studies 01/08/2019 - 31/07/2021 Information Technology/Management Dhananjaya Chair
56 Prof. Jayashree Bijwe ITMMEC 29/07/2019 - 28/07/2021 Polymer Science and Engineering Reliance Chair
57 Prof. B R Mehta Department of Physics 29/07/2019 - 28/07/2021 Applied Electronic,Semiconductor Physics or Manufacturing Process Schlumberger Chair
58 Prof. Geetam Tiwari Department of Civil Engineering 28/07/2019 - 27/07/2021 Urban Transport and Traffic Planning MoUD Chair
59 Prof. Sudipto Mukherjee Department of Civil Engineering 17/12/2018 - 30/06/2020 Transportation Planning for Control of Accidents and Pollution VOLVO Chair
60 Prof. Amit Kumar Department of Computer Science & Engineering 10/12/2018 - 30/06/2020 In the area of Operation Research VOLVO Chair
61 Prof. S K Saha Department of Mechanical Engineering 26/11/2018 - 30/06/2020 Mechanical Engineering/Computer Science & Engineering Naren Gupta Chair
62 Prof. Subhashis Banerjee Department of Computer Science & Engineering 17/11/2018 - 30/06/2020 Urban Transport and Traffic Planning MoUD Chair
63 Prof. Anoop Chawla Department of Mechanical Engineering 17/11/2018 - 30/06/2020 Bio mechanics & Transportation Safety Henry Ford Chair
64 Prof. V K Vijay Centre for Rural Development & Technology 10/11/2018 - 30/06/2020 Renewable Energy IREDA Chair
65 Unider process Department of Computer Science & Engineering - Department of Computer Science & Engineering Uma Puruskar liril Gupta Chair
66 Advertised Online - - As per MOU Microsoft Chair
66 Advertised Online - - A faculty member of IIT Delhi working in the field of air quality measurement, modelling and mitigation including policy CERCA Chair
67 Advertised Online - - A faculty member of IIT Delhi working in the field of computer architecture and/or electronic design automation Prof. Anshul Kumar Chair
68 Advertised Online - - A faculty member of IIT Delhi working in the field of Science/Engineering/ Management/Humanities or Social Sciences Ram Rajinder Malhotra Chair
69 Advertised Online Department of Management Studies - Department of Management Studies Modi Foundation Chair

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