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Why work at Krea?

Krea University’s vision is to address the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century, and set a global benchmark in higher education in the coming years. We’re looking at a dynamic team to be part of this momentous journey.

Krea University offers you

  • The opportunity to co-create our unique Interwoven Learning approach
  • The chance to play an important role in institution building and be part of the growing education space in India
  • Benefits commensurate with best practices in the industry
  • The autonomy to pursue your research objectives
  • Unwavering commitment to academic freedom in publishing, teaching & research, as defined by the University guidelines
  • Top of the line admin support to ensure a smooth day-to-day working environment

Faculty – SIAS

Faculty hire for SIAS 2020-2021

Krea University is looking for dynamic faculty across experience levels–in natural and life sciences, social sciences, humanities and the arts, with an immediate requirement in Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Politics, Psychology, and Social Studies.

 SubjectPreferred specialisation
1Biological SciencesPhysiology, Microbiology, Genetics
2ChemistryOrganic chemistry, Inorganic chemistry and Computational chemistry
3Computer ScienceProgramming Language/software foundation, Networks/Cryptology/Security, Machine Learning
4EconomicsMathematics/Statistics for Economics, Economic Theory, Environmental Economics, Welfare Economics, Behavioral Economics, Monetary Economics
5Environmental StudiesAgrarian Studies, Environmental Policy /History, Atmospheric Science/ Pollution/ Toxicology
6HistoryArt History and Archaeology / Environmental History.
7LiteratureTranslation studies, contemporary and minority literatures (South Asia focus), eighteenth/nineteenth century literatures, gender/sexuality studies
8MathematicsAnalysis, Probability, Topology/Geometry (Algebraic and Differential), Differential Equations / Dynamical System
9PhysicsExperimental physics (condensed matter/quantum optics), Quantum optics/quantum information, Complex systems
10PoliticsComparative Politics, International Politics (theory and global issues), Political Theory, Public Policy
11PsychologyNeurology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology
12Social StudiesSocial Theory, Urban Studies, Gender Studies, Labour/Industrial Sociology, Human Geography, Science and Technology Studies

Requirement:

Candidates must demonstrate an excellent academic record including at least a Ph.D. or its equivalent; experience in and passion for undergraduate teaching and mentoring; a robust research agenda; and a keen interest in institution building.

How to Apply

Please send the following materials to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in:

  1. A cover letter introducing you and your interest in Krea
  2. Full CV
  3. Short bio (not more than 300 words)
  4. Statement on teaching (philosophy and approaches), courses taught and their evaluation
  5. Statement on research trajectory and agenda
  6. Sample writing
  7. Reference Letters (minimum 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

To be considered in the selection round in mid- October, the candidates should submit their full applications by 20 September 2020.

Title : Assistant/Associate Professor – Mathematics

Job Location : Krea university, Sricity Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P.

Educational Qualification:Ph.D or equivalent

Salary:As per the university policy

Job Description:

  1. You must have an excellent academic record and at least a Ph.D. or equivalent.
  2. You must have undergraduate teaching and mentoring experience and should be passionate about the same.
  3. You should possess a robust research agenda.
  4. You should be prepared and excited to play a role in institution building.

Please send an email to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the following documents:

For any informal queries or further information, please contact the Divisional Chair, Division of Sciences at [sias.chair_sciences@krea.edu.in]

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in , Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Title : Assistant/Associate Professor – Computer Science

Job Location : Krea university, Sricity Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P.

Educational Qualification:Ph.D or equivalent

Salary:As per the university policy

Job Description:

  1. You must have an excellent academic record and at least a Ph.D. or equivalent.
  2. You must have undergraduate teaching and mentoring experience and should be passionate about the same.
  3. You should possess a robust research agenda.
  4. You should be prepared and excited to play a role in institution building.

Please send an email to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the following documents:

For any informal queries or further information, please contact the Divisional Chair, Division of Sciences at [sias.chair_sciences@krea.edu.in]

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in , Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Faculty – IFMR GSB

Title : Assistant Professor – Operations Management

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : IFMR GSB, Sri City Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification:PhD in Operations

Salary:As per the university policy

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants who hold a PhD Operations with research and teaching interests in Operations Management, Operations Research and Management Science. Applicants from the area of Industrial and Systems Engineering can also apply. Additional expertise in Business Analytics and Data Science is sought. The applicant should have the potential to publish/have published in high-quality research journals and be able to teach/have taught Operations Management and related courses. Applicants with relevant industry experience, in addition to the academic experience, are also invited to apply.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Operations Management.

Job Description:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Operations Management, publish research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work and guide in Executive programmes offered by the department and school.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. A cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Title : Assistant Professor – Data Science & Information Systems

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : IFMR GSB, Sri City Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification:PhD in Computer Science / Information Systems

Salary:As per the university policy

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants who hold a PhD in computer science/information systems from a reputable university and show evidence of quality research in the form of published/accepted journal papers/conference proceedings.

Applicants should be able and willing to teach some or all of the following topics:

  1. Introductory programming in Python and R,
  2. Data management (RDBMS and NoSQL),
  3. Machine learning, particularly deep learning.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Data Science & Information Systems

Job Description:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Data Science & Information Systems, publish in research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work, and engage in professional activities including presenting research papers in academic conferences.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. A cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Title : Assistant and Associate Professors – Finance

No.of Position : 2

Job Location : : IFMR GSB, Sri City Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification:PhD in Finance

Salary:As per the university policy

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants with a PhD in Finance or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution, with a research focus and teaching interest. The applicant should have published in high-quality research journals and taught Finance courses at well-regarded academic institutions. Applicants with a quantitative finance background, relevant industry experience, in addition to the academic experience, are also invited to apply.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Finance

Job Description:

The faculty member will be accountable for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Finance, publish in research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work and engage in professional activities including presenting research papers in academic conferences.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Title : Assistant / Associate Professor – Strategy

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : IFMR GSB, Sricity Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P.

Educational Qualification:Management or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution

Salary:As per the university policy

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants with a PhD in Management or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution, with a research focus, and a teaching interest, in Strategic Management. The applicant should have published in high-quality research journals and taught Strategy courses at well-regarded academic institutions. Applicants with relevant industry experience, in addition to academic experience, are also invited to apply.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Strategy

Job Description:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Strategy, publish in research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work, and engage in professional activities including presenting research papers in academic conferences.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Staff Openings

Title: Manager Fundraising

Job Location: Mumbai

No.of Position: 1

Exp: Prior experience in fundraising or business development in a University / NGO is preferred. Minimum 4 – 5 years of work experience and a proven track record of raising funds is preferred

Education: Postgraduate in Business Management

Salary: As per Institution standard

Responsibilities and Duties:

Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

Krea University’s vision is to address the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century and set a global benchmark in higher education in the coming years. Our growth plan includes achieving a cohort of 4000 students in the next 6-8 years and setting up a state-of-the-art green campus with ultra-modern amenities and world-class design.

Krea’s ethos of inclusivity and diversity allows a large number of students to avail of financial assistance, that covers their tuition fees and living expenses.

We’re looking for a dynamic team member to join the Fundraising team at Krea and be part of this momentous journey. 

Role

This is a key role in the development and implementation of fundraising strategy towards securing funding for Krea. The role includes the following.

  • Responsible for Donor acquisition, Donor retention and Fundraising communication
  • Focus on Philanthropy, CSR and Event-based fundraising 
  • Prospection – identify a prospective individual and corporate donors and develop strategies to cultivate those relationships. Research new opportunities to reach out to HNIs and companies and ink partnerships
  • Pitches and Presentation – prepare grant proposals, pitch presentations and communication material to support prospection
  • Donor Stewardship- serve as a relationship manager for assigned donors, provide periodic updates, organize campus visits, and ensure donor retention
  • Events- help organize fundraising events across India and overseas. This will include List management, venue management and event operations
  • Coordinate with donors, and Office of Student Life to ensure compliance with Mentor Policy, Employee Volunteering Policy, Naming Rights, Donor branding in campus and such.
  • Maintain donor and prospect database
  • Liaise with the internal Communications team and external creative agencies to develop brochures, produce AVs and other marketing material
  • Maintain dashboard reports for fundraising
  • Meet annual fundraising targets
  • Any other support to the fundraising team

Knowledge Skills Attitude:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with experience in developing and delivering sales pitches and written proposals
  • Strong analytical skills and conducive interpersonal skills 
  • A collaborative mindset and ability to work with teams, both internal and with donors
  • Passionate about shaping the lives of students and contributing to building a secure future for the University
  • Open-minded and willing to learn

Interested candidates mail us atcareers@krea.edu.in

Title: Outreach Manager

Job Location:  Bangalore

No.of Position: 2

Exp: 5to 8 years

Education: A post-graduate degree or equivalent

Salary: As per Institution standard

Responsibilities and Duties:

 Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Developing and leading strategic initiatives designed to attract high potential students for Krea University.
  • Responsible for student admission counselling and meeting enrolment objectives of the assigned geographic areas. Ensure the target numbers of leads are generated and applications submitted in the allocated region.
  • Engaging with counsellors, school administrators, to set up interactions with students and parents of our target group.
  • Delivering interactive & engaging sessions across different schools, events for students and parents.
  • Conceptualising and executing events like Principal and counsellor meets, open houses and mega promotional events.
  • Organise campus tours for prospective students
  • Driving engagement post lead generation through calls, mailers to keep the students updated about various initiatives to increase the lead to application ratio. 
  • Work with designers, vendors, partners for the development and production of marketing collaterals like brochures, presentations, online ads and other promotional material.

Knowledge Skills Attitude:

  • Ability to organise and execute projects.
  • Strong writing and communication skills.
  • Ability to listen and counsel students and their parents from diverse backgrounds.
  • Experience in student recruitment, education advocacy or college counselling.
  • Ability to analyse data and make informed recommendations.
  • Being comfortable with uncertainties of a start-up environment.

Interested candidates mail us at careers@krea.edu.in

Title: Manager/ Senior Manager- Partnerships and Career Services

Job Location: Chennai

No.of Position: 1

Exp: 3 to 5 years

Education: Post Graduate/ Graduate (A degree in Human Resources is preferred, although not mandatory)

Salary: As per Institution standard

 Responsibilities and Duties:

Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Understanding Krea’s mission and philosophy
  • Conduct high-quality research and conversations/interviews with the team/project head to derive sharp insights that can be leveraged
  • Support Career Services approach plan for Krea undergraduate students
  • Lead and support externship and internship related activities
  • Conduct regular one-on-one or group discussions with students and document relevant information regarding their study and work aspirations. Also plan regular visits to Sri City campus to meet students.
  • Identify and work with suitable support services towards resume preparation, interview preparation and other relevant support for students
  • Maintain a directory of prospective industry organisations and coordinate visits or seminars
  • Collaborate with faculty members to identify areas of support that Career Services Office can provide
  • Maintain records of all partnership agreements
  • Minute meetings with prospective partners, and follow up on necessary action as directed
  • Organise partner information sessions and support other partnership related events
  • Collaborate with other functions like Communications, Outreach and
    Funding to provide required information regarding Career Services and Partnerships
  • Work with Communications team to develop supporting materials like brochures, dossiers, campaigns etc.
  • Required to undertake travel to other cities to meet prospective industry partners as and when required.

Knowledge Skills Attitude:

  • Strong self-drive or initiative to co-create the function and independently lead related activities
  • Ability and interest to converse with students on a regular basis regarding career and study options
  • High level administrative capabilities to maintain organisation and partnership records
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to correspond with international organisations Above average understanding of the landscape of Indian industry (for profit and non-profit organisations)

 

Interested candidates mail us at: careers@krea.edu.in

Title : Director – Outreach, Krea University

Job Location : Chennai

No. Of Position : 1

Experience : 10+ years

Education : Masters from a top tier institution

Salary : As per Institution standard

Responsibilities and Duties:

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  1. Strategise and develop data-driven plans for effective outreach initiatives and enhance student enrollment for the under-graduate and post-graduate programmes of the university in line with the diversity and quality goals of the programmes.
  2. Deepen engagement with key stakeholders and influencers in the school / higher education ecosystem.
  3. Ensure the target numbers of leads are generated and applications submitted.
  4. Define the key messages for the outreach efforts of each programme in coordination with the communication team and ensure the design and execution of programs to deliver the same to aspiring students and influencers.
  5. Plan and administer the conduct of institutional marketing and outreach events including but not limited to open houses, workshops, webinars/seminars, applicant meetups, participation in career fairs and related activities.
  6. Develop and execute the digital media reach, engagement and campaign strategy with the Communications function to meet the required enrollment numbers.
  7. Identify and train a pool of student ambassadors from the existing student cohorts.
  8. Organise campus tours for prospective students
  9. Maintain and analyse data for strategic decision making and planning.
  10. Mentorship and training of team members

You are also expected to work on other tasks assigned to you by the management.

Knowledge Skills Attitude:

  1. Knowledge of principles and techniques of marketing and outreach
  2. Skills in Program Development, Strategic Planning and Strategic Marketing
  3. Public Speaking skills
  4. Strong Analytical Skills
  5. Understanding of student needs

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in

Title : Lab Instructor – Chemistry, SIAS

Job Location : Krea University Campus, Sri City, Andhra Pradesh

No. Of Position : 1

Experience : 2 yrs

Education : MSc in Chemistry

Salary : As per company standard

Job Description:

  1. The laboratory instructor will handle the regular and one-time purchases for the laboratory, and interface with the manufacturers and account department, in consultation with the faculty in the Department.
  2. Responsibilities include Setting up equipment and maintaining the equipment in ready-to-use condition.
  3. coordinating with the faculty to run practical classes, interfacing with students and trouble-shooting the experiments for them instructing students about the relevant theory and laboratory safety ‘
  4. contributing, in consultation with the faculty, to grading and assessment of practical and theory
  5. examinations/tests/quizzes
  6. carrying out any other academic and lab related activities as and when required by the department.

Qualifications and skills

  1. Ability to handle laboratory equipment and chemicals. Basic skill is computers desirable.
  2. Should be able to maintain a inventory of the Chemistry laboratory and liaison with the budget and accounts department for purchases for smooth functioning of the Chemistry laboratory.

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in

Title : Full Stack Developer

Job Location : Chennai

No. Of Position : 1

Experience : 3 – 4 years of experience in creating web applications and mobile applications using the technologies mentioned above.

Education : Bachelors in Engineering or Bachelors in Science

Salary : As per company standard

Job Description:

  1. Design overall architecture of the web application and develop mobile applications for android.
  2. Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications.
  3. Collaborate with the rest of the team to design and launch new features on website as well as on mobile applications
  4. Maintain code integrity and organization.
  5. Experience working with graphic designers and converting designs to visual elements.
  6. Understanding and implementation of security and data protection across all applications.
  7. Highly experienced with back-end programming languages Ex: PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, .NET, JavaScript
  8. Proficient experience using advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS, React Native, Bootstrap, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS.
  9. Knowledge of working with WordPress and other CMS platforms. Understand databases such as MySQL, MongoDB and NoSQL.

Qualifications and skills:

  1. Development experience for both mobile and desktop.
  2. Understanding of server-side languages including such-as Jade, EJS, Jinja, et
  3. Experience with cloud message APIs and usage of push notifications.
  4. Knowledge of code versioning tools such as Git, Mercurial or SVN
  5. Demonstrated experience building frontend applications using Angular/React/Vue
  6. Understanding of MVC & Design Patterns and OOPS
  7. Problem Solving: Data Structures and Algorithms
  8. Proficient in HTML/CSS
  9. Developing RESTful APIs using Java/C#
  10. Experience in launching applications on AWS and Azure

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in

Title : Head – Safety and Security

No. Of Position : 1

Job Location : Sri City

Education : UG /PG Degree

Experience : Retd personnel from the Armed forces/Police dept. – rank of SM/DSP

Salary : As per company standard

Job Responsibility:

As Head of Safety & Security at Sri City Campus –

  1. Plan, provide & maintain a robust and secure safety & security architecture for the 40 acre campus housing 08 buildings, accommodating approx. 700 students, faculty, staff & visitors.
  2. Supervise the planning & operations of the campus safety & security apparatus, provide suitable guidelines and improve it regularly as required.
  3. To supervise and control the work of all the security personnel.
  4. Ensure complete CCTV coverage at all times and safe and retrievable storage of all video recordings
  5. Prevent any intrusion from the 2 gates or from any point on the perimeter fencing area.
  6. Ensure serviceability & readiness of all firefighting equipment at all times.
  7. Develop & improve upon campus emergency/incident response procedures.
  8. Coordinate regular Fire and Evac drills with the students and staff to enhance response capability.
  9. Attend to any fire /other emergency incidents on/off the campus.
  10. Physical protection of all assets & campus vehicle discipline – parking & driving.
  11. To maintain regular liaison with Police, Fire dept and other District Authorities regarding any law and order issue, investigation of any criminal or theft cases affecting the University etc.
  12. To assist the University Hostel Administration in day to day functioning, prevention of unauthorized entry, discipline, ragging etc.
  13. Oversee investigation of security breaches and assist with disciplinary and legal proceedings associated with such breaches as & when necessary

Skills Required:

  1. Ability to work in collaboration, teamwork, and problem-solving to achieve overall goals.
  2. High levels of personal integrity & discipline, good fitness and smart turnout.
  3. Good skills in verbal & written communication through mails.
  4. Language fluency preferred in Telugu, English, Hindi & Tamil.

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in

Research Openings

Title : Krea Postdoctoral Fellowship

Location : Krea University, Sri City Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517646, A.P.

Remuneration : The remuneration package is competitive.

Who can apply:

To fulfil its research mandate, Krea University invites applications for postdoctoral positions from interested candidates who have received their PhDs in the last three years (2017 and after). The fellowship will be offered for 12 months.

Responsibilities:

With its philosophy of interwoven and engaged learning, Krea encourages interdisciplinary research in all domains. Postdoctoral fellows at Krea are expected to actively contribute to the academic activities of the university in their respective disciplines and beyond.

Application requirements:

If you are interested in contributing to the academic ambience at Krea, please send a copy of your application to:

Research Council, Krea University

Email: postdocapplications@krea.edu.in

Your CV should inform us about your personal details, academic achievements, research interests, the research plan that you wish to pursue at Krea, publications, and names and contact details of two referees. You should send up to three of your most prestigious publications. Include a cover letter and any other information that will help us understand you better.

Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis from 15th December 2019.