Subir Das is a senior faculty member at NID and takes a specialised course called Ergonomics and Human Factors. He has more than 25 years of work experience in the application of ergonomics in industry, agriculture, and defence.
Subir did his MSc. in Human Physiology, with specialisation in Ergonomics and Work Physiology in 1986. He received his PhD in Industrial Ergonomics from Calcutta University in 1996 in Arc Welding, Occupational Safety and Health. He joined NID in 1998 as Associate Senior Faculty and for the last 13 years, he has been involved in teaching, research, training and client projects mainly in the field of design ergonomics. A PhD guide and examiner, Subir has presented his work at various national and international conferences
and has published papers in international and national journals. He has handled important projects for Indian Railways, Indian Navy, Defence Research and Development Organisations (DRDL- Hyderabad, VRDE - Ahmednagar, NPOL- Kochi), United Nations
Industrial Development Organization (New Delhi), Singareni Collieries Company Ltd. (Kothagudem) and Visakhapatnam Port Trust. He offers lectures at reputed institutions such as IIT Kanpur, AIIMS in New Delhi and A. D. Patel Institute of Technology, Anand. Subir has
conducted several workshops for industry participants and professionals. He was one of the judges for the prestigious K. C. Mahindra Award for Excellence in Automotive Design, 2005.