INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 112/2018
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
Computer Science & Engineering
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
RD/0118-DONTA04-002 :"Spons/CS/KC-2/2018Title: BodhiTree: A Platform for Improving Learning Outcomes using Online Interactive Courses and Assessed Labs"
About the project: Bodhitree is an e-learning platform developed entirely at IIT Bombay. It supports interactive lecture videos with in-video questions, objective and descriptive quizzes, and includes an interface for developing and auto-grading of programming assignments. Bodhitree allows instructors to selectively assemble a course of their own using resources from existing courses, thereby supporting a blended (local+remote) model of online courses.
Position & Salary
Assistant Project Manager (1 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.40000 - 56000 + Rs.5000.00/- Out Of Campus Allowance (if applicable) p.m.
MTech/ME/MDes or equivalent degree BTech/BE/MA/MSc/MCA/MBA or equivalent degree with minimum 2 years relevant experience
Desirable Skills&experience: The ideal candidate will have background or deep interest in marketing of educational products. Candidate should have excellent communication skills in English, and preferably in some other Indian languages. While this is not a software development job, a computer science background will be critical in understanding the differentiators of Bodhitree. The candidate should be well versed with tools for making effective slides, documents, and also editing Web content management systems. The candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills. A high level of general aptitude in analyzing complex issues around adoption of any software application is a must.
The job is primarily to help with outreach of Bodhitree. We would like Bodhitree to be used by instructors, students from colleges from all over India. This will include responsibilities such as -
Coming up with avenues (e.g. colleges, competitions, etc) where Bodhitree courses and labs could be used in a meaningful and impactful way
Visiting and meeting key people at various engineering colleges, persuading them to use Bodhitree
Persistent communication and follow up with all potential leads
Making informative material e.g. flyers, slides, website, videos to share with potential partners
Continuous and thorough understanding of the overall goals of Bodhitree, the status of its features and content
Giving feedback to the Bodhitree development team regarding what features the end users are looking for, what roadblocks, if any are there in its wide usage.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
21st October, 2018
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
Sr. Asstt. Registrar (R&D)
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