Transcendence 2019 Conference OD Change Leadership TISS

CFP: Transcendence 2019: Conference on OD, Change and Leadership at TISS [Dec 12-14, Mumbai]: Submit by Sep 30

About Transcendence is an annual, international conference on organisation development (OD), change and leadership organised by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). The conference serves to exchange knowledge and create connections between industry leaders, practitioners and researchers. Our primary purpose is to promote and develop OD as a scientific discipline that makes a tangible difference to organisations and the world. If your work involves strategy, change management, entrepreneurship, human resources, innovation, learning & leadership development — or any aspect of …

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Online Educational Program Youth Sexuality TISS Mumbai

Online Educational Program on Youth and Sexuality by TISS Mumbai [Oct 12-Nov 12]: Register by Oct 10

About Online Educational Program on Youth and Sexuality by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Mumbai is designed to prompt an exploration of common behaviors and attitudes towards sexuality and gender differences. It aims to improve the ability of participants to reduce sexuality related and gender inequalities at the personal, organisational and community level. The course also gives an understanding of how class, caste, sexual orientation and gender intersect with each other to create social meaning and political impact. Learner …

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Migrations South Asia Tata Institute Social Sciences

Call for Papers: Migrations in South Asia @ Tata Institute of Social Sciences: Submit by Aug 31

About Migration has been central to social formations across history. However, the discourse on migration predominantly conceptualizes migration as exceptional moments in the life of a society caused by one or another factor. In this schema, scholars try to convince us that people migrate for push or pull factor or for a combination of these. These factors are then further traced to the economic dynamics of societies. Broadly, a scenario emerges in which staying at home is considered as normal, …

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Workshop Youth Leadership People Skills TISS

Workshop on Youth Leadership and People Skills @ TISS [Jul 27-Aug 1, Mumbai]: Register by Jul 25

About At the end of the course, the participants will develop skills in the context of employability involving the following areas: Become self-aware by knowing who I am, what I think and what I do. Practice deep listening and responsible speaking rather than give in to reactive and destructive behavior. Become aware of and practice positive and effective communication in student and work life. Become aware of interdependent connections, and own my inner power for taking strategic action. Be more …

Read MoreWorkshop on Youth Leadership and People Skills @ TISS [Jul 27-Aug 1, Mumbai]: Register by Jul 25

Online Program Youth Sexuality TISS

Online Program on Youth and Sexuality by TISS [Apr 1-30]: Apply by Mar 25

About This course is designed to prompt an exploration of common behaviours and attitudes towards sexuality and gender differences. It aims to improve the ability of participants to reduce sexuality related and gender inequalities at the personal, organisational and community level. The course also gives an understanding of how class, caste, sexual orientation and gender intersect with each other to create social meaning and political impact. Learner Objectives At the end of this course, the learner, will be able to, …

Read MoreOnline Program on Youth and Sexuality by TISS [Apr 1-30]: Apply by Mar 25

Certificate Course Statistics Questionnaire Design Communications TISS

Certificate Course in Statistics, Questionnaire Design and Communications by TISS [Delhi, Mar 4-Jul 19]: Apply by Feb 20

About Certificate Course in Statistics, Questionnaire Design and Communications. Certified by Centre for Lifelong Learning, Tata Institute of Social Sciences and conducted by ASER Centre. Target Audience Research and survey coordinators who are currently engaged in data collection, data analysis, dissemination as well as training, planning and supervising research studies/survey. Main Modules Statistics and Excel; Questionnaire Design; Communications & Leadership Key Benefits Joint Certification by TISS and ASER Centre; 20 Credit point system; A small-scale research study that is undertaken …

Read MoreCertificate Course in Statistics, Questionnaire Design and Communications by TISS [Delhi, Mar 4-Jul 19]: Apply by Feb 20

PG Diploma Psychodrama Indian Institute Psychodrama TISS

PG Diploma in Psychodrama by Indian Institute of Psychodrama & TISS [Chennai]: Apply by Feb 11

About The aim of this PG Diploma course is to develop theoretical knowledge and practical ability in the methods of Psychodrama, Sociometry, Sociodrama, role training and group work through academic lectures, experiential learning, supervision, reading, writing and supervised practice in open and closed groups. Learning in psychodrama is not a sequential process. Rather, it is a spiral of experiential learning in which the student explores methodologies and conceptual frameworks in increasing depth and expansion. Target Audience Counsellors, Psychologists, Business Trainers, …

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Workshop Campaign Design TISS Mumbai

Workshop on Campaign Design @ TISS Mumbai [Feb 12]: Apply by Feb 7

About Communication campaigns are campaigns that use the media, messaging, and an organized set of communication activities to generate specific outcomes in a large number of individuals and in a specified period of time. The thinktank, campaignstrategy.org describes campaigns as: “It involves a conversation with society, persuading people to take an unusual interest in supporting a move that would not normally happen. It means setting up and sustaining processes that are not normal or ‘business as usual’.” In such a …

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JOB POST Project Staff TISS

JOB POST: Project Staff @ TISS [Kerala & Mumbai]: Apply by Jan 24

About Project Staff Required for an Assessment Study. Project Name: Study to formulate a conceptual framework for drawing a comprehensive special package for the development of Ockhi affected fisherfolk in Kerala. Research Associate  No. of Vacancies: 1 Duration & Place: 6 months, Mumbai Qualifications, Experience and Skills: PhD and Masters in any Social Science discipline Independent Research Experience for at least two years Good writing and communication skills in English At least two publications (Research Reports will also be considered) Ability …

Read MoreJOB POST: Project Staff @ TISS [Kerala & Mumbai]: Apply by Jan 24

Workshop Youth Identity Human Development TISS Mumbai

Workshop on Youth Identity & Human Development @ TISS Mumbai [Feb 2-Mar 9]: Apply by Jan 31

About The Centre for Lifelong Learning, TISS offers a seven day workshop on Youth Identity and Human Development. This workshop gives an overview of the status of youth in India and the ecological systems influencing their development. It also looks at the issues in construction of youth-hood from the ecological perspective. The focus is on developing an ability to appraise and appreciate diversity while understanding individual developmental tasks. Methodology Experiential, learning through doing, Group Exercises etc. Target Audience Development professionals, Students, …

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Conference Social Inequalities Exclusions Contemporary India TISS

CFP: Conference On Social Inequalities & Exclusions in Contemporary India @ TISS Mumbai [Feb 15-16]: Submit by Jan 18

About As India has completed more than seventy years of its freedom from colonial rule and has entered into the twenty-first century it is rather disappointing to see where the journey has led to. Glaring social inequalities, extreme income disparities, social exclusions of various types, violence against women and the marginalised continue to remain unabated.  Most unfortunate reality is that often the state is inept or corrupt, and the public policies, instead of serving the interest of people, serve the interest …

Read MoreCFP: Conference On Social Inequalities & Exclusions in Contemporary India @ TISS Mumbai [Feb 15-16]: Submit by Jan 18

JOB POST Adhoc Assistant Professor TISS Mumbai

JOB POST: Adhoc Assistant Professor @ TISS Mumbai [6 Vacancies, Rs. 55K/month]: Walk-in Interviews from Dec 18-20

About The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) which was established in 1936 is a Deemed University fully funded by the University Grants Commission (UGC), Government of India. The TISS offers 50 Master’s Degree Programmes in a range of Socially relevant interdisciplinary of Social Work, Social Sciences, Health, Management, Labour Studies, Habitat Studies and Rural Development from its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Campuses. Vacancies The Institute invites interested scholars for walk in interview for six positions of Assistant Professors …

Read MoreJOB POST: Adhoc Assistant Professor @ TISS Mumbai [6 Vacancies, Rs. 55K/month]: Walk-in Interviews from Dec 18-20

Workshop Developments Climate Change Sustainable Development TISS

Workshop on Developments in Climate Change & Sustainable Development @ TISS Mumbai [Jan 21-Feb 2]: Apply by Dec 15

About The Centre for Climate Change and Sustainability Studies at TISS will conduct workshops under the project for “Human Capacity Building Programmes under National Mission for Strategic Knowledge on Climate Change” supported by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The aim of the workshop is build an interdisciplinary understanding of how different disciplines interact and influence each other in the arena of climate change and sustainable development, both in terms of the theory and practice. The topics …

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Workshop Psychodrama Realm Spontaneous Creative Group Role Playing

Workshop on Psychodrama: The Realm of Spontaneous Creative Group Role Playing @ TISS [Nov 26]: Register by Nov 22

About Centre for Lifelong Learning invites you to a workshop on Psychodrama : The realm of Spontaneous–Creative Group Role–Playing by Dr. Herb Propper. Psychodrama was created by the late Dr. J.L. Moeno, beginning in Vienna, Austria in 1921 and continuing in the USA. It is the origin of all contemporary role-playing methods and group psychotherapy. Using a wide range of action methods, it helps individual and groups increase positive connections and use their innate spontaneity and creativity to explore problems …

Read MoreWorkshop on Psychodrama: The Realm of Spontaneous Creative Group Role Playing @ TISS [Nov 26]: Register by Nov 22

Seminar Tea Plantation Economy India TISS

CFP: Seminar on Tea Plantation Economy India @ TISS [Guwahati, Dec 7-8]: Submit by Nov 17

About Despite the constraints, the total production, consumption and price of tea in the national market have been increasing since 2009–10. The reason is the growth of self-employed tea cultivators known as small tea growers (STGs). These peasant farmers, possessing a maximum of 10.12 ha of land for growing tea leaves, cultivate their own land either using family labor or employing wage labor. Processed tea, manufactured either in the estate or local factories, are sent to auction centres from where …

Read MoreCFP: Seminar on Tea Plantation Economy India @ TISS [Guwahati, Dec 7-8]: Submit by Nov 17

Certificate Program Practitioner Skills Facilitation TISS

Certificate Program in Practitioner Skills for Facilitation @ TISS [Mumbai, Dec 18-22]: Register by Dec 2

About In today’s highly competitive world of work, effectively managing employees is often a daunting task. Together, the developmental / social sector, the corporate sector and the large public institutions / government constitute the totality of organisations each serving society in their own way. Employees in all the above, now have employment opportunities available to them all over the world and retaining them is a challenge. Large number of supervisors managers and leaders are realising that autocratic authority and power …

Read MoreCertificate Program in Practitioner Skills for Facilitation @ TISS [Mumbai, Dec 18-22]: Register by Dec 2

Orientation Programme Migration TISS Patna

Orientation Programme on Migration @ TISS Patna [Dec 15-Feb 14]: Register by Nov 10

About We live in the ‘Age of Migration’.  Though migration is an old phenomenon, actively promoted by the Colonial State, it was after the advent of liberalization and integration of markets that migration has accelerated and diversified exponentially. It involves various factors – the state, government, local actors, political economy of new forms of production and labor processes, urbanization, climate change, displacement, violence, citizenship, welfare, gender, identities and processes of formation of subjectivity, rights and entitlements, and so on. Thus, …

Read MoreOrientation Programme on Migration @ TISS Patna [Dec 15-Feb 14]: Register by Nov 10

National Workshop Academic Writing TISS

National Workshop on Academic Writing by TISS [Kerala, Oct 15-16]: Registrations Open

About Academic writing and writing by research scholars and practitioners is necessary for knowledge building and sharing within and across disciplines. In higher education, in social sciences, it is often assumed that scholars will grow into writing – from assignments, to dissertation, to papers and books. This is easier said than done in this workshop, jointly organized by Centre for Community Organization & Development Practice, School of Social Work, TISS Mumbai and Dept. of Social Work, BCM College, Kottayam, Kerala …

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Certificate Program Development Communication TISS Mumbai

Certificate Program in Development Communication @ TISS Mumbai [Sep 4-8]: Apply by Aug 28

About Development Communication is distinct from communication used by corporates and for-profit organizations. Whether it is advocacy, research communication, or fund-raising, the underlying principle in development communication is social good and sustainability which needs to be factored into all communication. This creates a whole new language, syntax, style, and outputs that are used only by this sector. The program will unpack development communication, and in the process, provide participants with guidelines, frameworks, tips, and tools which could be put to …

Read MoreCertificate Program in Development Communication @ TISS Mumbai [Sep 4-8]: Apply by Aug 28

Program Presentation Public Speaking Skills TISS Mumbai

Program in Presentation and Public Speaking Skills @ TISS Mumbai [Aug 21]: Apply by Aug 16

About TISS and The Communiqué initiative to provide development sector professionals a work-based, results-oriented skill-set in presentation and public speaking skills. While good public speaking skills can open doors, poor ones can close them. The good news is that speaking in public is a learnable skill! Becoming an effective presenter and public speaker is about understanding your audience, preparing your content, delivering confidently, and controlling the environment. Using tried and tested principles on the effective use of ice breakers, visuals, …

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Social Transformation Programme TISS Mumbai

Social Transformation Programme @ TISS [Mumbai, Aug-Oct]: Apply by Jul 23

About This social transformation programme is designed to unleash the full potential and ethical leadership in you and inspire others to do so to transform your lives, your work and your society by leading our projects using a holistic methodology and integrated design principles. It will provide you with approaches and tools to expand your reach and impact, through shaping a breakthrough initiative, which transforms how you lead your projects and make a difference in the world. It offers opportunities to established …

Read MoreSocial Transformation Programme @ TISS [Mumbai, Aug-Oct]: Apply by Jul 23

Executive Workshop Advanced Excel TISS

Executive Workshop on Advanced Excel @ TISS [Mumbai, Jul 7-8]: Registrations Open

About Excel makes it easy to monitor financial performance, such as profit or loss, calculate payments on large purchases, plan a budget, or stay organized with checklists. Students, researchers and project managers can create spreadsheets and reports, tables, diagrams, charts, and much more. This opens up more opportunities for employment and career advancement. It is a comprehensive two-day learning event, which has been developed for Excel users who’re ready to put this amazing software to work for fabulous results. This …

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Conference Business Models Social Entrepreneurship TISS

CFP: Conference on Business Models and Social Entrepreneurship 2019 @ TISS Mumbai [Jan 16-18]: Submit by Jul 15

About All the businesses, traditional or hybrid, either explicitly or implicitly employ a particular business model. Currently, the business model concept is attracting much attention from researchers, and seems useful in offering guidance as how to create social businesses. Obviously, social entrepreneurship model, which aims to solve social problems and create social value, is not an exception. Thus, it is important to understand sustainable business models in order to create impact on all the three parameters of triple bottom line. …

Read MoreCFP: Conference on Business Models and Social Entrepreneurship 2019 @ TISS Mumbai [Jan 16-18]: Submit by Jul 15

Internship Opportunity Tata Institute Social Science Patna

Internship Opportunity @ Tata Institute of Social Science Patna [May 1-Jun 15]: Applications Open

About The Centre for Development Practice and Research, Patna, is an independent research centre of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai (TISS). Its interest areas cover issues of migration, labour, justice, education and public health. It is also involved in organizing orientation courses on migration, short courses on methodology and academic writing and lectures and conferences on topics related to migration and justice. The TISS Patna Centre invites application for internship at TISS Patna to work on any of …

Read MoreInternship Opportunity @ Tata Institute of Social Science Patna [May 1-Jun 15]: Applications Open

Workshop Climate Change Sustainable Development TISS

Workshop on Climate Change and Sustainable Development @ TISS Mumbai [Jun 4-17]: Apply by Apr 15

About The Centre for Climate Change and Sustainability Studies at TISS is planning to conduct four workshops under the project for “Human Capacity Building Programmes under National Mission for Strategic Knowledge on Climate Change”, supported by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The objective of conducting the workshops is to build capacities to understand the multi-dimensional and complex nature of climate change. Of these four workshops, two are directed towards building capacities of climate change practitioners from …

Read MoreWorkshop on Climate Change and Sustainable Development @ TISS Mumbai [Jun 4-17]: Apply by Apr 15

Research Investigators Associate TISS

JOB POST: Research Investigators & Associate @ TISS Guwahati: Apply by Mar 18

About Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Guwahati Campus Calls for Applications for Posts of Research Associate and Research Investigators for conducting a baseline survey for a Project on Meghalaya Community Led Landscape Management Project (CLLMP). Vacancies Research Investigators: 9 vacancies Research Associate: 1 vacancy Eligibilty Research Investigators (9 posts): Bachelor Degree in Social Sciences. The tasks will involve data collection in any hill districts/villages and extensive travel to rural Meghalaya. Knowledge of Khasi/Garo/Jaintia languages and computer literate in MS …

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Conference Migration TISS

CFP: International Conference on Migration @ TISS [Patna, Nov 29-Dec 1]: Submit by May 31

About The International Conference on the dynamic and ever-changing relationship between the state and the migrant aims to meet the timely demand of chronicling these interactive, interspersed narratives of mutuality where the figure of the migrant is produced in the various domains of statist paraphernalia over the last two hundred years. At the same time, it will focus on histories of the reinforcement of the state – both as ideas and material realities – in our collective political imagination by …

Read MoreCFP: International Conference on Migration @ TISS [Patna, Nov 29-Dec 1]: Submit by May 31

Certificate Program Development Communication TISS

Certificate Program in Development Communication @ TISS [Mumbai, Apr 9-13]: Apply by Mar 31

About Development Communication is distinct from communication used by corporates and for-profit organizations. Whether it is advocacy, research communication, or fund-raising, the underlying principle in development communication is social good and sustainability which needs to be factored into all communication. This creates a whole new language, syntax, style, and outputs that are used only by this sector. The program will unpack development communication, and in the process provide participants with guidelines, frameworks, tips, and tools which could be put to …

Read MoreCertificate Program in Development Communication @ TISS [Mumbai, Apr 9-13]: Apply by Mar 31

Workshop Social Transformation Impact TISS Mumbai

Mentoring Young Researchers Programme 2018-19 @ TISS [Patna, Apr 19]: Apply by Mar 15

About TISS Patna Centre proposes to start a programme of Mentoring Young Researchers. Such mentorship is crucial for the health of social science research as a space for dialogue and sharing within university system is rapidly shrinking. In this manner, we hope to both supplement the resources provided by the traditional university system and also transcend them in terms of addressing emerging issues and experimenting with new forms. Objectives To promote critical social science research on migration among young researchers; …

Read MoreMentoring Young Researchers Programme 2018-19 @ TISS [Patna, Apr 19]: Apply by Mar 15

TISS Patna Cultural Practices of Labour in Migration 2018

Call for Papers: Cultural Practices of Labour in Migration @ TISS [Patna, Apr 20-21]: Submit by Jan 5

About This conference aims to bring together works from diverse fields and discipline that will re-examine the making and unmaking of cultural practices that accompanies labour migration both historically as well as in contemporary times. How does labour migration mutates the established genres? How does it create new ones? What is the role of memory and acts of forgetting? What are the processes through which the culture industry commodify the cultural practices of migrant labour and sell it back to …

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TISS Patna Cultural Practices of Labour in Migration 2018

Call for Papers: TISS Fest Pangaea 2018 [Mumbai, Jan 19-20]: Submit by Jan 5

About The School of Habitat Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai is organizing the 5th edition of Pangaea, its annual school festival on the 19th and 20th of January, 2018. The School of Habitat Studies is cross disciplinary in its approach, drawing from Political Science, Philosophy, Urban Studies, Climate Change, Economics, Environmental Science, among others and offers Masters programs in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies, Regulatory Governance, Urban Policy and Governance, and Water Policy and Governance. The key agenda …

Read MoreCall for Papers: TISS Fest Pangaea 2018 [Mumbai, Jan 19-20]: Submit by Jan 5

TISS Certificate Couple Family Therapy

Admission Open: Certificate Programme in Couple and Family Therapy by TISS Mumbai: Apply by June 4

About Couple and Family Therapy: Couple and Family Therapies mark a departure from the traditional individualistic therapeutic understanding of mental health and adopt a systemic framework of viewing relationships. Couple and Family therapies emerged simultaneously in the 1950s in a variety of different countries, and within a variety of different movements, disciplines, therapeutic and research traditions. The basic premise of these therapies is that human problems are essentially interpersonal not intrapersonal; and therefore their resolution requires an approach to intervention …

Read MoreAdmission Open: Certificate Programme in Couple and Family Therapy by TISS Mumbai: Apply by June 4

TISS Organisation Development Change

TISS Mumbai’s Organisation Development & Change Conference ‘Transcendence’ [June 23-24]: Register by June 23

Center for Social and Organizational Leadership (C SOL), located within TISS, has been evolving constantly in its endeavour to develop meaningful and adaptive leadership in businesses, government, not-for-profit organisations and communities – through multiple means. As a logical extension of its several undertaking, CSOL is now anchoring TRANSCENDENCE – a TISS Organisation Development (OD) & Change Conference to be held annually. TRANSCENDENCE ’17 will be the first of the series of annual conferences where current & future leaders can learn, grow, transform and …

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TISS PG Diploma HR Management

Admission Open: TISS Mumbai’s Part-time Diploma in Youth Development & Social Change: Apply by May 31

  Youth form an integral part of any society, and are part and parcel of the development process. India is a young nation, where the youth comprise of more than 40% of the Indian population. India is one of those developing countries which boasts of a youth bulge, which ensures that the absolute number of births will rise even if couples have fewer children. Considering the complexities of change and its effects on youth hood, it is felt necessary to …

Read MoreAdmission Open: TISS Mumbai’s Part-time Diploma in Youth Development & Social Change: Apply by May 31

South Asian Conference Statelessness TISS Mumbai

Call for Papers: South Asian Conference on Statelessness @ TISS Mumbai [July 7-8]: Submit by May 20

About the Conference Centre for Statelessness and Refugee Studies under the School of Law, Rights and Constitutional Governance (SCLRG), Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai will be hosting its first edition of ‘South Asian Conference on Statelessness’ with the objective of maximizing research and focus on the nameless faces suffering due to lack of citizenship or nationality. The conference is looking for contributions from academicians, graduate students, humanitarian workers, legal experts and independent researchers who have working on issues …

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