Applications are invited for faculty positions for Centre for Heritage Management at Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University in various areas within Heritage Management.
We are interested in understanding heritage in critical and systematic way, and developing interdisciplinary and collaborative heritage management approaches for diverse sectors of heritage such as crafts, cultural practices, cultural landscapes, historic built environments, indigenous knowledge systems, museums and collections, and world heritage – to name a few aspects. The Centre for Heritage Management at the Ahmedabad University has been proactively engaged in developing this growing area of inquiry and a creative field of practice. The Centre offers a two years Masters degree programme in Heritage Management, a biennial Journal of Heritage Management, and annual international conference series on Heritage Management Education and Practice, along with several other initiatives like Heritage Learning Lab and other short term programmes.
About Ahmedabad University
Ahmedabad University is a private, non-profit, liberal education oriented, research driven university developing rapidly into a centre for serious scholarship. Since its inception in 2009, the University has made strides through global collaborative research, contextual and flexible curriculum, project based learning, and industry linkages; thus offering a unique learning environment and opportunity.
Who should apply?
Candidates having a PhD in Archaeology, Architecture, Cultural Studies, Cultural Geography, Cultural Economics, Heritage Studies or Heritage Management, History, Laws, Museum Studies, Social Work, Sociology and Urban Planning, or any other relevant disciplines may apply. Candidates need to have a track record of academic and/or professional engagement with heritage management related issues. Having practical/field experience on managing heritage projects including but not limited to conservation projects, crafts related works, consulting experience with UNESCO or national agencies would be a plus.
Candidates at the Assistant Professor level must demonstrate capability for carrying high quality research, and should have completed, or in the final stage of their PhD. Associate Professors should have a track record of research and teaching.
How to Apply
Interested candidates may send following details to firstname.lastname@example.org
- A Cover letter highlighting teaching, research and service as relevant,
- A curriculum vitae (CV)
- Sample of research papers (upto two papers)
Information about Ahmedabad University, its Schools and Centres are available at www.ahduni.edu.in