Call for Application for the Position of Research Associate

Call for Application for the Position of  Research Associate

SANEM is one of the leading think-tanks in South Asia initiated to build a network of economists and policy makers in South Asia. Established in 2007, SANEM aims to promote the production, exchange and dissemination of basic research knowledge with a special focus on economic modeling in the areas of international trade and regional integration, poverty, inequality and growth, labor market, environment and climate change, political economy and governance, human capital development, sustainable development goals and financial economics. SANEM contribute in governments’ policy-making by providing research support both at individual and organizational capacities. Since its inception, SANEM has maintained strong research collaboration with global, regional and local think-tanks, research and development organizations, universities and individual researchers. SANEM promotes young researchers from Economics, Business and Social Sciences to undertake independent research works on contemporary issues through its Annual Economists Conference and regular internship program for fresh university graduates. Also, it arranges regular training and workshops through its capacity building programs on economic modeling and contemporary economic issues for participants of South Asia.

SANEM is looking for Economics graduates with strong motivation in academic research for the position of Research Associate. The candidate must have the following qualifications:

1)      Strong background in microeconomics, macroeconomics, international economics and econometrics
2)      Honors and Master’s degrees in Economics with minimum CGPA 3.50 in both Honors and Master’s
3)      Strong command over reading, speaking and writing in English
4)      Quantitative and analytical knowledge
5)      Ability to handle datasets and basic knowledge about using statistical software STATA and MS Office applications

SANEM offers a competitive salary and immaculate working environment that promote learning and knowledge sharing. SANEM is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates are requested to send application along with a motivation letter and detailed CV by 25 December, 2018 to career.sanem@gmail.com. Detail information on courses studied in Honors and Master’s should be provided in the CV.

Selected candidates will be asked to appear for the interview shortly.