Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) invites job application for the post of Consultant and Research Fellow of the year 2020. Interested candidates can check out full details below.
- Communication and Outreach Consultant: Post Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication from reputed Universities and Institutions like IIMC and MICA with 2-3 years of relevant work experience. Experience in Rural sector policies and sector organizations will be preferred.
- Research Fellow: PhD from reputed Universities/Institutes in areas mentioned in Job Profile.
- Junior Research Fellow: Post Graduate from reputed Universities/Institutes in areas mentioned in Job Profile.
The Communication and Outreach Consultant will provide support to various activities of the Centre, especially with respect to media outreach, organisation of workshops, conferences and other events, establishing networks with media houses, publications in leading print and digital media, in-house publications.
The Research Fellow (Econometrics/Development Economics/ Dairy Technology and Development/ Agribusiness/ Business Intelligence) will be engaged in activities including but not limited to conceptualization of contemporary research areas, development of research proposals, engage in contemporary research methods, leading or participating in research projects, involvement in field studies and coordinating with investigating and data collection agencies, data cleaning and analytics, getting research and consulting assignments from various entities, including government and non-government organizations, assisting the Centre in administration.
The Junior Research Fellow (Econometrics/Development Economics/ Dairy Technology and Development/ Agribusiness/ Business Intelligence) will provide support to various research-based activities of the Centre. She/He should display competence and willingness to work in the research team to accomplish various tasks assigned including but not limited to designing research proposals, survey instruments, field studies, data management and analysis, report preparation, publication in Centre-sponsored Working Paper Series at IRMA, peer reviewed high ranking journals, news items in leading dailies (print and digital media), engagement in policy briefs, workshops, and conferences.
How to apply?
Interested candidates can fill up online applications via this page on or before 30 June.
Candidates should be available to initiate the work at the earliest. VKCoE offers a consolidated remuneration in the range of Rs.40,000/- to Rs.50,000/- per month for Communication and Outreach Consultant, Rs.50,000/- per month for the RF position, and Rs.30,000/- per month for the JRF position.
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