Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor for Jindal School of International Affairs

Sonipat, India
09 May 2022
End of advertisement period
06 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

About the University:

O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is an internationally recognized leader in higher education. Located in the National Capital Region, Delhi (Sonipat), India, JGU provides students a world-class education in a vibrant intellectual community. The university is host to 8000+ students, 900+ faculty members, and 500+ staff members representing 41 countries, across 11 multi-disciplinary Schools: Law, Business, International Affairs, Government and Public Policy, Liberal Arts and Humanities, Journalism & Communication, Banking & Finance, Art & Architecture, Environment & Sustainability, Psychology & Counselling, Language and Literature and is establishing its twelfth school on Public Health and Human Development. JGU is dedicated to promoting global learning through its global faculty, global curriculum, global collaborations, global research and global programmes. JGU is the youngest university to be ranked in the Top 3% of all universities in the World and in the Top 150 universities (under 50 years of age) by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World Rankings 2021. JGU has been ranked among the “Top 700 universities in the World” in the QS World University Rankings 2022 and is also recognized as an “Institution of Eminence” by the Government of India.

About JSIA:

Jindal School of International Affairs (JSIA) is India’s first global policy school. JSIA has multidisciplinary courses to train students in various areas of Global Policy Studies Founded in 2011 with the objective of imparting insights on the latest issues and trends in Global Affairs and International Affairs, JSIA, in a short span of ten years, has carved for itself a position of pride of place among world-class entities engaged in the analysis of such themes. Its journey is facilitated by its diverse Faculty – comprising academics, scholars & researchers, social scientists, authors, practitioner lawyers and diplomats and other eminent experts – drawn from both India and abroad.

O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) invites applications for faculty positions for the M.A. International Relations, Security, and Strategy (M.A. IRSS) course of Jindal School of International Affairs (JSIA). The M.A. IRSS course is taught through the online platform Coursera.

JSIA is looking to appoint faculty members to conduct teaching in the following areas:

  1. Intelligence Analysis & Risk Assessment
  2. Nuclear, Space & Cyber Security
  3. Climate Change, Migration & Human Security
  4. Domestic Politics & its Impact on Foreign Policy


We are hiring at all levels, including Professors/ Associate Professors/ Assistant Professors.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Applicants with Master’s / Ph. D. (or equivalent) with relevant experience of teaching the above courses.
  • Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching.
  • Desire to serve a culturally diverse student body.

Compensation & Benefits:

JGU is an equal opportunity employer and offers internationally competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with the candidate's qualification and experience.

Apart from a competitive salary, JGU offers research benefits comparable to the top international universities, along with comprehensive health and accidental insurance coverage, accommodation on the university campus, staff development allowance, research grants, research rewards for publications and other benefits.

Application Deadline:

Application process is ongoing until the successful candidate is found.

Applications must include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Interest (teaching & research)
  • At least two references with full contact details and e-mail information (References will not be contacted without applicant's consent)

Submit your applications to hr@jgu.edu.in