International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI
Senior Research Assistant/Research Analyst
Research Analysts, Research Associate, Research Assistant
Delhi
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Description

About the Organization:

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) provides research-based policy solutions to sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition in developing countries. IFPRI currently has more than 600 employees working in over 50 countries. They are a research centre of CGIAR, a worldwide partnership engaged in agricultural research for development.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing large survey data sets on nutrition and health.

  • Conducting literature reviews, preparing presentations and presentation materials.

  • Providing research and analytical support for workshops and conferences

  • Supporting activities related to communications and knowledge mobilization (media engagement, stakeholder consultations, writing blogs, preparation of research and policy briefs)

  • Participating in study design, protocol development, IRB, contract development and project management

  • Co-ordinating with and managing national and international partners and collaborators involved in the projects

  • Liaising with government agencies and local authorities involved in program implementation

  • Traveling, as needed, to field sites or international locations

Qualification & Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Economics, Statistics, Development Studies, Public Health, Nutrition, or related fields

  • At the Research Analyst II level, a minimum of 3 years’ relevant post-Masters experience is required.

  • Experience using statistical software packages, especially Stata

  • Prior work experience with research organizations in India or Bangladesh

  • Excellent spoken and written English

  • Ability to work efficiently, independently, and pay close attention to detail.

  • Good interpersonal skills, high energy, ability to multi-task and work well with people

  • Willingness and ability to travel within India, including to rural areas, and internationally

How to apply



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