About Anant National University

Anant National University, India’s first DesignX university, is dedicated to training students to devise solutions for global problems through creative thinking.

Our DesignX way is unique in helping young designers develop a better understanding of the context we live in through community immersion, innovation and collaboration. The core of our pedagogy is sustainable design multiplied by a host of knowledge disciplines and technology to make problem solving impactful. Our multidisciplinary undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in design, architecture, climate action and visual arts harness the knowledge from various disciplines and traditional practices to integrate it with cutting edge technology to address diverse challenges.


The Office of Academic Affairs, holds the responsibility for the smooth functioning of academics, introducing new curricular initiatives, designing and reviewing policies related to the University, and developing strategies to ensure efficiency in the administration process across all the departments at the Anant National University.

The Foundation year, Summer School, and Winter School in the Anant National University is led by Prof. Jasmine Gohil Associate Dean Academic Affairs,

The Office of Academic Affairs is the institutional office that oversees a variety of academic
programs and departments. The Associate Dean, Academics supports curriculum initiatives, faculty hiring, faculty research, teaching, and all academic programs. Overall, the Office is responsible for implementing and designing policies related to the University, and developing strategies to ensure efficiency in the administration process across departments.

Job Type

Full Time

Reporting to

Jasmine Gohil-Associate dean Academic Affairs

Required Education Qualification

  • Candidates having B.Arch/ B.Des/ M.Arch./ M.Des./ Master’s degree in the allied
    field or an equivalent qualification (fellowship or PGDM) with consistently good academic performance of 60% and above.
  • Candidates with research/academic/professional experience of a minimum of 2-5 years will be given preference
  • Experience of work in institute of higher education/ research is desirable

Years of Experience:

Around 2 years of experience in working with academic institutions or similar organisation

Key Responsibility Areas (KRAs)

  • Coordinate departmental activities
  • Management of students' data
  • Compilation of work
  • Record Keeping and data management
  • Working with academic affairs and teaching staff
  • Handling of administrative activities of department

Areas of Expertise/Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and presentation skills.
  • Excellent research, project management and time management skills.
  • Organisational understanding: Sensitivity to organisational dynamics.
  • Must have proven ability to deal tactfully with faculty, students, and staff.
  • Excellent problem-solving and planning skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented academic
  • Ability to adapt and accept collegiate responsibilities and act accordingly.p
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.p
  • Financial literacyp
  • Expertise in a particular subject area or areas.p
  • Self-motivation.p
  • Passion for education and a commitment to supporting student success.p