Office of Deputy Director (Research)

The primary mandate of the Office of the Deputy Director (Research) is to achieve a strategic focus in terms of current research endeavours, to promote an environment that facilitates and sustains high standards in research, and to develop an agenda for future knowledge development at TISS. The Office of the Deputy Director (Research) seeks to work towards this by anchoring Institutional Bodies (Institutional Review Board and Research Council); providing a forum for organizing and disseminating of research work done by research scholars and faculty though the TISS Working Paper Series, collaborating with publishing houses and supporting the development of manuscripts and papers; providing facilitative support for the Direct Ph.D Programme and the M.Phil Programme; and by providing capacity building support to research scholars so as to strengthen their research work.