Positions at CSE


We are looking for research fellows as well as research assistants to work at the Centre. See details below. Please send in your applications to cse@apu.edu.in.

Research Fellow Research Assistant

 


Job Title
Research Fellow at Center for Sustainable Employment, Azim Premji University

Job Purpose
Carry out research and help with outreach and operations of the Centre.

Job Location
School of Arts and Sciences, Sompura Sarjapur, Bengaluru

Job Summary
The job involves conducting independent research as well as assisting on ongoing research projects into various aspects of the Indian economy with a focus on the labour market; in particular issues such as quality of work, job creation, structural change, pro-employment policies, skilling etc. In addition to conducting research, communicating the Centre’s work via social media and the website, and writing policy briefs and op-eds are also part of the job. Applicants are encouraged to look at https://cse.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/ to get a idea of the centre and its work.

Qualification and Experience
MPhil/PhD in Economics
Knowledge of statistical software such as STATA or R is required. Familiarity with a programming language such as Python is a plus.
Experience working with economic datasets such as the NSS, IHDS etc prefered. Familiarity with the principal problems and the structure of the Indian economy is also desired.

Job Reports to
Head – Centre for Sustainable Employment

How to Apply
Please email a cover letter, CV, a sample of research work and names of two referees to cse@apu.edu.in

About the Organisation
Azim Premji University is a not-for-profit, private autonomous university established under the Azim Premji University Act 2010 of the Karnataka Legislature in India. The mission of Azim Premji University is to create outstanding and effective programmes of learning, research and advocacy in education, development and allied fields like health, nutrition, and livelihood. The university aims at facilitating systemic change in education and allied development areas by conducting extensive research, developing new talent, and creating domain knowledge. The university offers post-graduate courses in Education, Development and Policy and Governance (M.A. in Education, M.A. in Development, M.A in Public Policy and Governance). The University also offers undergraduate programme leading to a degree in Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.). Specializations will be offered in the Humanities (combined History, Literature and Philosophy), Sciences (Physics, Biology) and Economics. More details about the University can be obtained on the link mentioned below
http://azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/SitePages/index.aspx
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Job Title
Research Assistant at Center for Sustainable Employment, Azim Premji University

Job Purpose
Assist faculty and post-doctoral fellows in research.

Job Location
School of Arts and Sciences, Sompura, Sarjapur, Bengaluru

Job Summary
The job involves assisting on research projects with data analysis, literature searches, proofing documents, and other allied activities. Applicants are encouraged to look at https://cse.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/ to get a idea of the centre and its work.

Qualification and Experience
Masters in Economics
Knowledge of statistical software such as STATA or R is required. Familiarity with a programming language such as Python is a plus.
Experience working with economic datasets such as the NSS, IHDS etc prefered. Familiarity with the principal problems and the structure of the Indian economy is also desired.

Job Reports to
Head – Centre for Sustainable Employment

How to apply
Please send your CV (with names of two references) along with a brief expression of interest to cse@apu.edu.in.

About the Organisation
Azim Premji University is a not-for-profit, private autonomous university established under the Azim Premji University Act 2010 of the Karnataka Legislature in India. The mission of Azim Premji University is to create outstanding and effective programmes of learning, research and advocacy in education, development and allied fields like health, nutrition, and livelihood. The university aims at facilitating systemic change in education and allied development areas by conducting extensive research, developing new talent, and creating domain knowledge. The university offers post-graduate courses in Education, Development and Policy and Governance (M.A. in Education, M.A. in Development, M.A in Public Policy and Governance). The University also offers undergraduate programme leading to a degree in Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.). Specializations will be offered in the Humanities (combined History, Literature and Philosophy), Sciences (Physics, Biology) and Economics. More details about the University can be obtained on the link mentioned below
http://azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/SitePages/index.aspx