Department of Management Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/240

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Research Associate under the project entitled “A Study on ‘Possessions and Rituals’ among the Lambadi Tribal Community of India”

Post: Research Associate

No. of Positions: One (1)

Salary (Consolidated): INR 20,000 per month

Minimum Qualification: Postgraduate in social science discipline including Management (with 55% minimum marks) with NET /M.Phil. / Ph.D.

Desirable Experience: Primary and secondary data collection and analysis, fieldwork in tribal areas, interdisciplinary research and working with the team, qualitative analysis using MAXQDA/ATLAS.ti/NVivo/Dedoose, and statistical analysis with Excel/SPSS/Python/R

Duties and Responsibilities: Planning and execution of fieldwork, travel to field sites and interacting with stakeholders, conducting and recording individual interviews and focused group discussions, write project reports and academic publications, handling qualitative and/or quantitative data using the most appropriate method, other related work assigned by the reporting authority.

Application procedure: Send you resume indicating relevant experience and a cover letter to the undersigned at with mail subject as “Application for the post of Research Associate.

Last Date for Receiving Applications: 8th November 2023 (5:30 PM) *Extended till November 30, 2023.

The selection will be based on Zoom/Skype online interview. Shortlisted candidates will be informed by emails. Selected candidates are expected to join at the earliest.

Dr. V Giridhar
Principal investigator
Department of Management Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur - 208016, Uttar Pradesh