IIPS Mumbai invites applications for Post Doctoral Fellow under a Survey research project for year 2021. Interested candidates can apply on or before 3 Jan 2021.
An Interview through online mode is arranged on 7th January 2021 for the ad-hoc position of Post-Doctoral under the project. The appointment will be purely on contract basis.
Demographic and Health Surveys and its Quality in India: A Programme to Develop Survey Research.
- Essential Qualifications: PhD degree awarded or Ph.D. Thesis submitted in Statistics/ Biostatistics/ Biostatistics & Demography/ Mathematics/ Economics/ Demography/ Population Studies and experience of handling unit level data of NFHS/ NSSO/ DLHS/ Census. Published research papers in peer reviewed journals.
- Desirable Qualification:
Two-years of working experience in Demographic and/or Health related research project based on data of National Family Health Surveys or any other large scale surveys
Demonstrate outstanding command on literature relevant to data quality issues in largescale surveys
Be able to work independently and as part of a team, in a highly inter-disciplinary environment, under limited supervision
Be fluent in English
Be enthusiastic about the development of a new research project, and committed to its advancement.
3 months but likely to be extended till the tenure of the project based on the performance of the candidates.
The interested candidates may send their application along a short write up on how he/she will be suitable for this position,updatedCV and self-attested copy of documents in support of their qualifications and experience on or before 3rd January 2021 by e-mail projectsupportcell[at]iips.net or dq[at]iips.net. Applicants should mention the name of the project (Data Quality) in the subject of the E-mail and application.
Please share the supporting documents in PDF format only. The candidates who fulfil the qualifications may be invited for online interview as schedule for 7th January 2021, details will be shared one-day prior to the date of interview.
Rs. 82,000/- Per Month.