Apply Now: Advertisement for Research Staff in ICSSR funded Research Project

Applications are invited from interested candidate for the following positions for the Short-term Empirical Research Project purely on contractual basis.

  • Title of the Project: “Empowering Rural Communities: The Crucial Role of Community Resource Persons in Advancing Objectives of Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana in Poverty-Stricken Backward Districts of Uttar Pradesh”
  • Sponsoring Agency: Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi

Positions (number): Research Assistant (1)

Duration: Till March 15th 2024

Remuneration: INR 25000 per Month

Qualification: Ph.D./M.Phil./Post graduate in social science discipline with minimum 55%

  • Responsibilities & Skill Required:
    • Responsibilities: Assist in research activities, co-ordination with research associate & field investigators, data collection and analysis.
    • Skill Required: Knowledge of MS-Office and Google Suite, good communication skill of English, Hindi and regional languages of Uttar Pradesh

Experienced candidates will be preferred.

We are also looking for Research Consultants/ Experts for this project to guide the research staff. This engagement will be purely on voluntary basis without any monetary remuneration. Interested scholars can contact to

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