The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad Misra center for Financial Market and Economy (MCFME) is hiring full-time research associates to undertake study/ research on the financial market and economy of India. Research Associates are expected to work independently within the scope of their responsibility.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad is a business school located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It is consistently ranked among the top business schools in India. The school has been accorded the status of an Institute of National Importance by the Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India in 2017.
- Applicants must have a Master / Ph.D. (preferably) degree in Economics/ Finance (from top-tier institutions) with outstanding grades.
- Applicants must be self-motivated with excellent communication skills (both written and oral) and can work in a team environment.
- Applicants must have demonstrated capabilities of working with statistical software and large data.
- Experience in working on issues of financial markets and macroeconomics is desirable.
The position will be initially offered for a period of six months and may be extended depending on performance at the discretion of the faculty supervisors. A Research Associate will be expected to work a minimum of 40 hours per week and may be required to travel within India.
Compensation will be commensurate with qualification and experience.
How to Apply?
Candidates meeting the above criteria may please send their application latest by 30 November 2020 to Ms. Riddhi Majithiya at firstname.lastname@example.org the following materials (as a single consolidated PDF): a cover letter stating educational and relevant work experience; a detailed CV, and two reference letters.
The subject line of the application email should read “Application for the position of RA at Misra Centre.” Shortlisted candidates may be invited for a telephone, or Zoom/ Skype, or in-person interview.
They will only contact candidates shortlisted for the interview. They will not send out letters of rejection to other applicants. Emails asking for status updates will not be entertained.
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