IIM Ahmedabad invites applications for Research Assistant for the year 2021. The last date of application submission is 4 March 2021.
The candidate will be expected to assist with projects for the Gender Centre which will involve help with collecting and analyzing large scale data sets.
Qualifications: Candidates with a Master’s/PhD in Economics, Statistics, Operations Research and Applied Mathematics are encouraged to apply. Candidates with a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and related disciplines, who are interested in PhD in Management and other applied domains, are also welcome.
Eligibility: Candidates must have a good knowledge of STATA or R. Ideally, candidates will have prior experience handling large-scale data sets. Understanding of econometric techniques and good language skills will be given preference. As the faculty members of the Gender Centre plan to conduct surveys in the coming period, those with prior survey experience are especially also encouraged to apply.
How to apply?
- Interested candidates can fill the application form via this page.
- Last date of application is 4 March 2021.
The initial appointment is for six months, with a possibility of extension up to one year, based on performance appraisal.
Selected applicants from the pool would be requested to submit a preliminary analysis of a curated data-set, along with the accompanying code (including estimation routines).
The selected candidate will be offered a competitive monthly salary based on prior qualifications and experience.