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Jun 18, 2014

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Project: “Contested Spaces: Exclusion and Discrimination in Institutions of Higher Learning in India”

Designation: Full time Research Assistant (Two Positions) for 10 months on temporary basis

Application Requirements


  • Applicants are required to hold Master Degree in relevant social science disciplines (Political Science/Sociology/ Psychology).


  • Candidates Pursuing M. Phil. Or PhD program from recognized University
  • Proficiency in written English 

Work Description:

  • Prospective Research Assistants are required to contribute to management and research tasks of this project, assist in administrative work, field visit and data collection, and report writing. Candidates 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.
  • Prospective Field researchers are required to travel to Chennai, Mumbai,Hyderabad and other stations for certain number of days from August 2014 to April 2015 for undertaking field research.
Pay: As per ICSSR guidelines(Rs.13,000 consolidated amount per month).No TA and DA will be paid to those who will be called for interview. 

Location of Posting: New Delhi 

How to apply: Interested and eligible candidates may send in their applications along with the certificates to the following email: suku69@yahoo.comwithin 21 days of this advertisement or by hand to Dr. N. Sukumar, Department of Political Science University of Delhi,Delhi-7. The short listed candidates will be called for an interview. 

Application should consist of:

  • Updated resume or curriculum vitae, listing professional and educational experience, and publications (if any).
  • Statement of purpose (500 words) explaining how on this project will benefit the applicant.


Date: 02/06/14

N. Sukumar

(Principal Investigator)


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