Hiring HOD || Political Science || Namakkal   

2 years ago

By : Vivekanandha College Of Arts And Sciences For Women


Organization : Vivekanandha College of Arts and Sciences for Women
Location : Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India
Designation: HOD
Experience : 5 - 10 Years
Job Type : Full Time
Qualification : Masters: [Master of Arts] (Politics) [Master of Political Science]
Mandatory Qualification : P.hd
Domain : College
Organization Type : Others
Openings : 1
Skills : Political Science Head of Department HOD Verbal Communications Written Communications


Role and responsibilities

  1. Leadership and Management
    • Be responsible and accountable for setting and advancing the academic strategy of the Department in line with Faculty and University strategic plans and direction
    • Be an active member of the Faculty Executive Board and contribute to the overall leadership and management of the Faculty: it is expected that Heads of Department will carry functional responsibility for specific agreed cross-cutting Faculty areas
    • Develop and sustain appropriate structures for management, consultation, decision-making and communication with staff and students
    • Promote and represent the University both internally and externally
  2. Responsibility for Teaching and Students
    • Ensure the best possible student experience through the fulfilment of the University´s responsibilities concerning students in respect of their admission, instruction, progress and examination
    • refresh and develop new programmes in order to attract new students and markets
  3. Knowledge Transfer
    • Create and exploit new opportunities for knowledge transfer activity in order to secure additional income streams and new areas of teaching and/or research

    • Contribute to University-wide initiatives in order to improve understanding and communication of this area

  4. Development of Academic/Research Standing

    • Continue to develop one´s position as a leading academic researcher; including publication, securing of external funding and the pursuit of other relevant indicators of standing in the field

    • Give due consideration to ways of retaining connections with teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels

    • Give due consideration to the status of Head as a role model for other members of staff in the pursuit of academic excellence


  1. Have the ability to engage constructively with people
  2. Have excellent communication skills
  3. Have very good ambassadorial and diplomatic skills
  4. Have the ability to manage a number of competing demands
  5. Have excellent delegation skills
  6. Be flexible and adapt to changing circumstances
  7. Be able to develop their skills and seek advice from a variety of sources
  8. Be willing and able to exercise judgement and take risks

Interested and eligible candidates can send their updated resume with all testimonials to '[email protected]'.

About Us

Vivekanandha College of Arts and Sciences for Women (Autonomous) was established and hailed into Women’s Educational Service in the Year 1995. Angammal Educational Trust Chaired by the great Educationalist 'Vidhya Rathna' Prof. Dr. M. KARUNANITHI, B.Pharm., M.S., Ph.D., D.Litt., sponsors this college and other institutions under the name of the great Saint Vivekanandha. Our institutions are situated on either side of Tiruchengode-Namakkal Main Road at Elayampalayam, 6 kms away from Tiruchengode. This is biggest women’s college in India with more than 7500 girl students and more than 18 departments. The strength of the college was just 65 at the time of its establishment. With the dedication, work, sacrifice and long vision of the chairman, this institution has grown into a Himalaya stage. Autonomous status is given to the college for its successful performance.

Vivekanandha College of Arts and Sciences for Women

Namakkal, Tamil Nadu, India

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Periyar University



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