IIM Ahmedabad requires Research Assistant – Gender Centre. 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.
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.
Candidates must have good language skills, knowledge of Excel and one of STATA / R and should have a prior experience handling large-scale data sets. Applicants having prior survey experience would be given preference.
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) to the Principal Investigator.
The selected candidate(s) would be working from Ahmedabad. IIMA provides access to library and computer center for all Research Assistants. The campus is centrally located within the city of Ahmedabad with proximity to several residential and commercial hubs. Candidates are expected to look for accommodation by themselves, outside the campus premises.
Candidates are eligible for a monthly stipend anywhere between INR 20,000- INR 30,000 based on the prior qualifications and strength of the candidature.
How to Apply:
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Application Deadline: March 25, 2019.