Applications are invited for Research Investigator positions in the Population Research Centre of the Institute on contractual basis for a period of one year which is extendable up to three years on consolidated salaries inclusive of all benefits:
Essentials: The candidate should have good academic record, with at least second class Post Graduate Degree in Demography/ Population Studies/ Statistics/ Economics/ Mathematics/ Psychology/ Sociology/ Anthropology/ Geography/ Social Work from a recognized Institute/ University.
Knowledge in Computer Applications: Knowledge of quantitative techniques and experience in using computer software such as STATA/ SPSS/ R/ EVIEWS is desired. Knowledge of large-scale datasets like NFHS, LASI, Census, NSSO, etc. is preferred.
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience in collection/analysis of data/conducting of field surveys and having work experience in the areas of Reproductive and Child Health and issues relating to NHM and other national health programmes.
Experience in Monitoring and Evaluation activities is strongly preferred. Research experience in handling mixed qualitative and quantitative data is desirable. Candidates with a strong command in M&E report writing are encouraged to apply.
Roles & Responsibilities
- Conducting routine M&E activities
- Mandatory Field work in different parts of India
- Report writing and Data analysis
- Conducting Primary and secondary data based research
Application form for the above post is available on the Institute’s website, under “Online Job Portal and Rules” web link.
Applications not received in the prescribed format online and candidates who do not fulfil the eligibility criteria will be rejected. The applications must be submitted latest by 21st April, 2021, 5.00 pm.
The short-listed candidates are requested to appear for the Interview on 23rd April, 2021 at 11:00 am and the details for the online interview via Zoom would be provided.
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