Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) invites application for the position Research Associate
Name of the Post: Research Associate
No of Post: 01
Work Location: Shillong, Meghalaya
Essential: Masters’ degree in any discipline of Social Sciences, preferably in Mass Communication/ Sociology/ Demography/ Development studies/ Women Studies.
Desirable: M. Phil / Ph. D in the relevant area (as indicated above) from a UGC recognized University /National-level Institution
Work Experience: Candidate with Masters’ Degree: A minimum work experience of 3 years in the relevant field is essential. Candidate with M.Phil/ Ph.D: Experience in the relevant field will be given preference
Essential Skill-sets Required: Comprehensive knowledge of research methodology in relevant subject. Evidence of work with Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods & Tools. Computer software proficiency in use of statistical software like Excel, SPSS etc. Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills. Analytical and Interpersonal Communication Skills
Period Of Engagement (Duration): The selected candidate will be hired for a period of eight months (08 months only) depending on the performance of the candidate reviewed quarterly by the Project Coordinator/HoD, Communication Research.
Remuneration: Total emoluments for the post would be a consolidated amount of Rs.35,000/- per month, with no other perks or facilities. The consolidated remuneration paid per month will be subject to deduction of Income/Tax/Service Tax as per rules and regulations of the Government of India.