The Land Rights Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is looking to hire a research associate for a short term contractual period (six months subject to extension based on performance).
Interested candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:
1. Hold Bachelor’s and Law degrees from reputed institutions. A Master’s Degree in Law is preferred but not required;
2. Possess excellent research and writing skills;
3. Have a demonstrated interest (either through academic writings or work experience) in the working of the Indian Constitution, particularly with respect to the Fifth and Sixth Schedules, and laws relating to land rights, land reform, and land acquisition;
4. Have a curiosity to learn, a commitment to research and the ability to be a team player.
Interested candidates should submit a resume (in line with the listed eligibility requirements), a one-page statement of interest, and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview with the Director of the Initiative.
Candidates may familiarise themselves with the Land Rights Initiative website HERE.
Remuneration will be at par with industry standards.