Call for Application for Research Associate Position

Call for Application for Research Associate Position

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 background to undertake independent research works on contemporary issues through its Annual Economists Conference and regular internship program for 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, and international economics.
2. Applicant must complete the Honors and Master’s degree in Economics with minimum CGPA 3.50 in both Honors and Master’s.
3. Quantitative and analytical knowledge.
4. Ability to handle datasets and basic knowledge about using different statistical software packages (i.e. Microsoft Office, STATA etc.) will be an added advantage.
5. Having Advanced Econometrics courses in Honors and Master’s will be preferred.

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 (500 words) and detailed CV by 24 July, 2018 to 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.