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Last Date to Apply: 08-04-2019
Research Assistant - Job Details Date of Posting: 16-03-2019
Research Assistant Job Opportunity in Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)

Project: 'Worker-driven initiatives to tackle modern slavery in India: a socio-historical pilot study'

Required Qualifications and Skills: Master's Degree with Gender Studies or/and Women’s Studies background. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in research or academic work, excellent writing skills in English, and proficiency in computer skills

Roles and Responsibilities: The Research Assistants’ responsibilities will involve assistance in overall management of the project. The Research Assistant will also assist the principal investigators to construct a database of worker-driven initiatives and to conduct fieldwork with relevant stakeholders. The research Assistant will be involved in organizing of workshops and seminars, assistance in report writing and documenting research and publications. This position entails some local traveling.

Salary: Consolidated salary of Rs. 30,000/- p.m.

How To Apply For Research Assistant Job Opportunity in Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Last date for submitting applications is 18 March 2019.

Interview is scheduled on March 20, 2019 at 11.00 am.
The eligible candidates will be called for interview by an e-mail/telephone call.
The position is initially for four months from April 2019, but may be extended based on performance of the candidate and requirement of the project. Interested candidates may apply immediately by submitting their application in a MSWord document along with their C.V. via email to Chairperson, Advanced Centre for Women's Studies,TISS with subject head “ Application for the post of RA at ACWS” towscentre.tiss@gmail.com

About Tata Institute of Social Sciences TISS

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) which was established in 1936 is a Deemed University fully funded by the University Grant Commission (UGC),Government of India. TISS offers Master Degree Programmes, M.phil. And PhD Programmes in the fielf of Social Work, Social Sciences, Health, Management, Labour Studies, Habitat Studies and Rural Development from its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Campuses.The institute is currently looking for bright candidates to work with Registrar's office and Computer Centre and thereby to strengthen the IT infrastructure