Positions at Lokniti Research Programme

Lokniti, a research programme of Centre for the study of Developing Societies (CSDS) a leading social science research institute based in Delhi invites applications for the posts of Research Assistant and Programme Coordinator. These positions are contractual in nature, offered for a short-term period initially for six months to be extended for another six months after evaluation. 

The qualifications and eligibility criteria for the post would be as follows:

1) Research Assistant 

Essential Qualification:

1. Masters in social science from a recognized university. Preference will be given to those who have studied either Political Science, Sociology or Economics. 

Desirable:

1. Prior work experience of similar nature would be preferred. 

2. Interest in Electoral Politics/Election Analysis/Election Data would be an added advantage.

3. Some understanding of Election Data.

2) Programme Coordinator

Essential Qualification

1. Masters in any Social Science subject from a recognized university. Preference will be given to those who have studied either Political Science or Sociology. 

Desirable

1. Experience/Ability to handle social media platforms would be preferred.

2. Prior experience of handling academic coordination work, organizing seminars and conferences etc. would be an added advantage.  

The last date for submitting applications is Friday, November 04, 2022.  

Please send your applications by email to Mr. Himanshu Kapoor at lokniti@csds.in or by snail mail to Lokniti: Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, 29 Rajpur Road, Delhi 110054.