Recruitment of Research Associate/Research Assistant and Field Investigator for Project Work

Applications are invited from qualified individuals for the position of one Research Associate/Research Assistant and one Field Investigator on a contract basis for the ICSSR-sponsored project, titled Trends in Inter-Regional Disparities in Indian Manufacturing”.

  • The candidates should possess a Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% marks in Economics and NET/SLET/M.Phil/Ph.D. Familiarity with statistical packages such as MS Excel, Stata, and exposure to the micro-level database of ASI and NSS/Prowess IQ will be an added advantage.
  • For Field Investigator – Qualification-Post graduate in any social science discipline with minimum 55% marks.

The consolidated salary will be based on qualifications and experience as per ICSSR guidelines. Appointments will be made initially for a period of 6 months, which can be extended up to 15 months depending upon the requirement and satisfactory performance of the candidate.

Interested candidates may apply through the following link and send their CV to Dr Mahua Paul at mahua@isid.org.in on or before November 28, 2022.  Only the shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview. The selected candidates may have to join at the earliest.

Recruitment of Research Associates/Consultants (Economics/Law)

ISID invites applications for the following short-term positions as part of the Sectoral Study on Mining Sector with a focus on Iron Ore.

SN. Name of post(s)No. of postsMinimum Qualification
1Research Consultants/ Research Associates (Eco)1

Essential: MA/MPhil/PhD in Economics/Finance from a recognised university

Desirable: Research experience in industry studies, trade, competition issues; and interest in doing field survey in selected Indian states.

2Research Consultant/ Research Associates (Law)1

Essential: Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a recognised university

Desirable: Experience in Mining laws and/competition law; and interest in doing field survey in selected Indian states.

Salary: Salary will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the suitable candidate.  The appointment will be for around 3 to 4 months. The selected candidates may have to join the research team at the earliest.

Interested candidates may apply with their CV to sbeena@isid.org.in on or before November 16, 2022. The shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.