Tata Institute of Social Sciences TISS
Research Associate
Research Analysts, Research Associate, Research Assistant
Mumbai Maharashtra
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Description

About the Organization:

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a deemed university fully funded by the University Grants Commission, Government of India. TISS offers over 50 Master’s Degree programmes from its Mumbai, Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Campuses. Masters’ programmes are offered in a range of socially relevant inter-disciplinary areas.

Position: Research Associate

Responsibilities:

  • Engage with Education Technology based initiative for government schools and teacher professional development

  • Work closely with the Implementation leads and coordinate with other groups of the project to plan, manage, execute, monitor, report and document and support the process of field implementation in their districts

  • Research and documentation on various themes of field intervention

  • Liaise with government departments for implementation, expansion, collaborations

  • Contribute and participate in orientation programmes that may be held in connection with the initiative and would help the on-ground implementation.

  • To be flexible and responsive to ongoing field implementation needs and issues, and resolve them in a timely manner, in collaboration with the state team.

  • Coordinate/ organize orientations/programs, as necessary.

  • Take up capacity building or teaching or other assignments as may be decided by the State lead.

Qualifications: Post-graduate (MA in Education, MA in Development Study and MA/MSc in Public Policy) or in equivalent field/discipline

Experience (3 years +): Working with field teams involving coordination etc, preferably in school education and teacher training

Desirable:

  • Interest in ICT in Education, MOOCs

  • Attention to details

  • Willingness to work in uncertain/dynamic environments

  • Knowledge of Statistics and Data Analysis

How to apply



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