Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!

Vacancy For A Researcher For A One Year Contract Position

Vacancy For A Researcher For A One Year Contract Position
  • Research
  • Chennai

Website Research Project

We are seeking to hire a bright and motivated woman, holding an MA or MPhil degree in Gender Studies/Social Sciences to be a part of a field research team for a mixed methods research project on gender-based violence in Tamil Nadu.

The project involves travel and on-site interviews and focus group discussions. We expect the researchers to meticulously document the research and keep detailed field notes.

Applicants must therefore:

  • Have basic training in the social sciences
  • Be fluent in Tamil and English, written and spoken
  • Be naturally meticulous
  • Have good interpersonal skills
  • Research experience and gender studies exposure would be a bonus but it is not essential to the application

In order to apply, please submit the following documents by July 15th, 2021:

  • Well-drafted cover letter (in English) explaining your interest in this experience and affirming your full-time availability
  • Resume (bio-data or CV)
  • Sample of your writing, in either Tamil or English
  • One letter of support from a teacher or work supervisor
  • List of two additional references

Duration: One Year contract position

Starting Date: August 1st, 2021

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