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JOB POST: Research Associate (Social Sciences) at IIM Ahmedabad: Apply by Sept 30

By: Jasmeet | 29 Sep 2019 9:12 PM

IIM Ahmedabad invites applications in the Center for Management in Agriculture area is looking for a case writing and project research associate on an urgent basis.

Job Description

Work under the guidance of Professor to develop cases, teaching notes and work on research projects. Some of the activities involved are:

  • Literature review and archival research b) Participating in interviewing and other data collection activities. c) Transcription, translation and archiving of data in a usable format. d) Develop case drafts and research manuscripts. e) Coordination with stakeholders g) Undertake steps for obtaining review comments, editing, and case or project registration.
  • Identify possible case leads from internal and other published sources and help maintain a database. Communicate with suitable personnel in the organization to receive permissions for case writing.
  • Any other research-related task as directed by the professor.
  1. Candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Social science such as Economics / Agricultural Economics / Development Studies/ Development Economics / Rural Management, Statistics, or any related field with relevant experience.
  2. Good analytical skills and knowledge of computer applications are required. The candidate must have good communication skills and high proficiency in writing in English.

The consolidated compensation will be INR 25000 – 27000 per month depending upon qualifications and experience.

How to Apply?
  1. The position is purely on a temporary basis and is initially for 6 months. The contract may be extended further subject to performance review and availability of funds.
  2. Interested persons may apply on or before Monday, September 30th, 2019 by sending their CV to with e-mail subject as “Application for RA – Prof. Ranjan Kumar Ghosh”. Shortlisted candidates only would be called for an interview.
  3. The selected candidate is expected to join from October 07, 2019.

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