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Oct 24, 2017

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ICSSR Sponsored Project on: “ The Politics of Autonomous Migration: A study of Indian middle class women

Designation: Full time two Research Assistant.

Application Requirements:

Essential Qualification:

  • Applicants are required to hold Master Degree in Political Science, Migration Studies, Sociology disciplines and Gender Studies.

Desirable Qualification:

  • Candidates Pursuing M. Phil. or PhD program from recognized Public University.
  • Proficiency in writing and speaking English.
  • Experience of working in Social Science Research Projects

Work Description:

  • Prospective Research Assistant is required to contribute to management and research tasks of this project, assist in administrative work, field visit and data collection, and report writing. Candidate should be highly motivated to learn on the job, be able to be committed for the project work, should have a flair for team work.

Pay: As per ICSSR guidelines (for Research Assistant, Rs.13,000/- consolidated amount per month). No TA and DA will be paid to those who will be called for interview.

Duration: Selected candidates  will be appointed for a period of full six months and (six months, if required).

Location of Posting: Political Science, Delhi University, Delhi

How to apply: Interested and eligible candidates may send in their applications along with the certificates to the following email:, within 21 days of this advertisement or by hand to Dr. Nasreen Chowdhory, Department of Political Science University of Delhi, Delhi-7. Only short listed candidates will be called for an interview.

Application should consist of:

  • Resume or curriculum vitae, listing professional and educational experience, and publications (if any).
  • Statement of purpose (500 words) explaining how this project is suitable for the applicant. 


Date: 24 October, 2017


Dr. Nasreen Chowdhory                                                                                             

(Principal Investigator)

Department of Political Science

University of Delhi



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