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Chandigarh University
 Full Time

Executive Director- Management

Job Summary

Fundamentally, Chandigarh University comprises of four varied Clusters. The position of Executive Director – Management Independently heads the very important Management cluster providing strategic direction, leadership in academic planning and administrative oversight to achieve excellence in Management education and research. Being the lead facilitator, the Executive Director - Management would also primarily be responsible for, but is not limited to, expanding the cluster’s industry tie-ups, promoting interdisciplinary research, finding out the areas of training and development for the faculty and increase research output.

The E.D. – Management reports directly to the Vice Chancellor and a member of Senior Administration, Chandigarh University.

Job Description

  • Integrate and advance the University’s vision, mission and core values into the administration, operation and planning of the Management Faculty/Cluster, while stimulating and supporting excellence and integrity in teaching, learning, research, and University service, and foster the spirit of innovation among the staff and the students.
  • Play a proactive role in increasing the funding support to the Management Cluster through government, industry and other funding sources, besides meticulously working in collaboration with academic, industry and public sector partners to further enhance the research profile of the Faculty and expand and improve its infrastructure.
  • Promote the research initiatives of Management faculty members and ensure that their contributions are known and celebrated within the University and the broader community, and help build effective relationships, promote and advocate for the Faculty to a broad spectrum of stakeholders, including senior administration, associate deans, department chairs, faculty and staff, students, alumni, professional associations, the media, community leaders, and educational and other key institutions, locally, nationally and internationally.
  • Ensure that the recruitment and appointment processes are undertaken with the aim to attract the best of faculties, together with promoting consultancy and supervising the University team to deliver the projects assigned.

Desired Skills

  • PhD, Doctoral Qualification or Professorship with 15+ years of experience.
  • Postgraduate Qualification, specifically in a relevant branch of Management.
  • Membership of appropriate academic and professional networks.
  • Significant experience in a higher education institution involving teaching, curriculum management and development, research or consultancy or related income generation activities.
  • Evidence of effective strategic planning and implementation together with experience in a leadership and management role.
  • Evidence of successful academic leadership, and experience in generating external income for research, consultancy, or training.
  • Experience of managing staff (with teamwork being a crucial component) preferably within a Multi-Disciplinary University.

Interested candidate can send their CVS @ umangsharma.hrd@cumail.in or contact 8360367050

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 Full Time

Professor, Associate Professor & Assistant Professor

Job Description

  • To teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the respective discipline at CU.
  • Scholarship and research leading to journal publications are expected and required for tenure consideration.
  • The faculty member will also have responsibilities of student coaching /advising, research, and service to the Institute & University.
  • Effective teaching pedagogy/techniques and communication skills are required.
  • Effective handling of extra co-curricular activities.

Qualification & Experience

  • Ph.D. in the respective discipline.
  • Patience, understanding & willingness in teaching.
  • Industry experience will be highly preferred.
  • Fresher can also apply.

Submit your applications to career@cumail.in; Or call/WhatsApp at 8146651531, 7347006646 7087003850.

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 Full Time

Head of the Department- Nutrition & Dietetics

Join a world-class Chandigarh University, we are hiring Head of the Department- Nutrition & Dietetics at University Institute of Allied Health and Sciences. The responsibilities of this position include mentoring and supervision of faculty and staff in the Nutrition & Dietetics Programand across the institution. Candidates with expertise in human nutrition, human research studies, and a strong desire and ability to mentor undergraduate students for career/employment readiness are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifying Criteria

  • Ph.D. Nutrition & Dietetics Mandatory, M.Sc., and B.Sc. in the related field

Candidates can send their cv @shilpa.hrd@cumail.in

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What we strive for

"To be globally recognized as a Centre of Excellence for Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and disseminating knowledge by providing inspirational learning to produce professional leaders for serving the society"


Accomplishments on the line
  • Providing world class infrastructure, renowned academicians and an ideal environment for Research, Innovation, Consultancy and Entrepreneurship.
  • Creating Curriculum to match international standards along with comprehensive training and inculcation of Human and Ethical values to meet the needs of industry and civil society.
  • Engaging students as learners and groom them as professional leaders in an intellectually challenging and contemporarily diverse environment.
  • Creating a scientific, Transparent and Impartial Examination/Evaluation system to ensure an ideal certification.
  • Establishing strategic relationship with leading National & International corporate and universities for academic as well as research collaborations.
  • Contributing for creation of healthy, vibrant and sustainable society by involving the students in community service, health and hygiene awareness, sports, cultural activities and environmental protection.
  • Undertaking ISR activities for women empowerment, upliftment of rural/deprived sections of the society and socially relevant research.

Core Values

What we teach and preach

“To be globally recognized as a Centre of Excellence for Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and disseminating knowledge by providing inspirational learning to produce professional leaders for serving the society”



  • Respecting
  • Treating fairly and being inclusive


  • Exhibiting sensibility to others plight
  • Exhibit Solidarity with action


  • Modesty in success
  • Openness to learn


  • Contributing to society, nation & family
  • Sharing knowledge to create a more enlightened & purposeful society


From The Leadership
Navjot S. Miglani
A progressive leader is the one who continues to inspire people to perform the best of their abilities". As the Executive Director- Human Resources, I welcome all the stakeholders to explore various opportunities at Chandigarh University and delve into your skilled professional growth. Working with Chandigarh University not only gives a surging career but also gives an extremely vibrant and innovative work environment.

Navjot S. Miglani, A seasoned and performance driven HR professional with over 20 years of progressive experience across various Industries and has spearheaded a complete gamut of HR functions. He currently serves as the Executive Director Human Resources at Chandigarh University. Throughout his career, he has developed a deep understanding and expertise of the various functions and responsibilities of HR including and not limited to Recruitment, Learning & Development, People Strategy, Employer Branding, Employee Relations, Employee Engagement, Succession Planning, Talent Management, Change Management, Performance Management, Competency Mapping, Organization restructuring, Leadership Development, HRIS, Business HR.

As an accomplished executive with extensive experience in the field of Human Resources and with an expertise in talent management and organization development, he has been successfully leading the HR function at the university and has contributed significantly to its growth and success. His dedication and ability to build strong and engaged teams has been instrumental in driving a culture of excellence at Chandigarh University. He has a proven track record of successfully implementing new programs and initiatives that have improved employee engagement, retention, and productivity. Additionally, Mr. Miglani excels when it comes to managing employee relations, handling conflict resolution, and overseeing performance management—all with an eye on meeting the company's overarching goals.

Moreover, he is a strategic professional with a deep understanding on Strategic Business HR Alignment. In addition, he is a lifelong learner committed to professional development and loves to participate and attend industry conferences and training programs to stay up-to-date with the latest advancements.

What people say?

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Why cu?

To be amongst Best in the business

Excellent Academics Infrastructure

With world-class infrastructure and industry sponsored labs, Chandigarh University provides tending atmosphere that perfectly blends theoretical concepts as well as hands on experience.

Innovative and experiential teaching

CU has innovative and dynamic brains for mentoring the best brains. The fraternity offers an experienced and student-centric approach in shaping the future of students.

Openness to experiment Teaching that transforms

At CU an interactive student-faculty atmosphere opens the door to experimentation. Experienced academicians from prestigious national and international institutions transform the style of learning with new methods.

Positive and vibrant learning environment

Chandigarh University provides the conducive atmosphere of learning which enhances the innovation and new ideas. The enthusiastic fraternity helps in making the surroundings positive and learning enriched.

Community of Dynamic Young People

At CU, our mission is to awaken the highest potential of young, dynamic minds by giving them higher responsibilities. It not only gives us innovative solutions to deal with the problems, but also gives them the opportunity to capitalize on their talents.

Imbibing a Culture of Openness, Collaboration and Trust

CU has emerged as the prominent and the trusted brand with a culture of open communication among its community of leaders and students. The network of 200+ collaborations is spreading worldwide with a trustworthy stamp of global acclamation.


Endeavouring excellence

Does University provide transport?

Yes, Chandigarh University offers pick and drop facility to students and staff coming from within the radial distance of 100 Kms. For added safety, the buses have camera surveillance inside it too.

Working environment

The work environment is truly conductive & intriguing to develop you professionally and personally. We have a workforce of 4000 employees. Our team of renowned administrators and academicians from reputed institutes help you realize your best and enhance your caliber.


The University is located in the Vicinity of The City Beautiful- Chandigarh and is at a reasonable distance from Chandigarh Bus stand and Railway station. The campus occupies the geographical area of 100 Acres.

Career Opportunities

If you are the one who is looking forward to broaden the career horizons, then Chandigarh University is the perfect place for you. We not only develop our student’s skills and enhance them through extra training programs like Industry Placements, Higher studies, and classes for Government, Civil, and Banking sectors, but also give equal growth opportunities to our staff through Internal Job Posting (IJP), International Faculty Exchange Programs, Research opportunities and more.

Residential complex for faculties

Yes, CU accommodates the faculty family keeping in mind their comfort and other amenities. Our residential complex for faculties is fully equipped with Wi-Fi, Gymnasium, Indoor game area, Night Canteen and Tuck shops, 24X7 Health facilities, 24X7 Power backup, saloon and more.

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