Vacancy for the post of ‘Senior Research Associate’

SANEM, launched in January 2007 in Dhaka, is a non-profit research organization in Bangladesh. It is also a network of economists and policy makers in South Asia with a special emphasis on economic modeling. SANEM aims to promote the production, exchange and dissemination of basic research knowledge in the areas of international trade, macro economy, poverty, labor market, environment, political economy and economic modeling. It seeks to produce objective, high quality, country and South Asian region-specific policy and thematic research. SANEM contributes in governments’ policy-making by providing research supports both at individual and organizational capacities. 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. SANEM arranges regular training programs on economic modeling and contemporary economic issues for both Bangladeshi and other South Asian economists.
SANEM is looking for qualified professional who has a strong academic background to work as Senior Research Associate. The candidate must have the following qualifications.

 Must have a master’s degree in Economics from a reputed university. (M.Phil. / PhD would be appreciated)
 Must have at least 2 (two) years of research experience.
 Must have at least 1(one) publication in a reputed journal.
 Must have a strong command over statistical packages (i.e.: STATA, Eviews, SPSS).
 Able to monitor and supervise research projects.
 Able to develop and design research proposals (technical and financial aspect).
 Good command over survey questionnaire development.
 Able to conduct econometric analysis and write reports
 Good command over written and spoken English
 Able to disseminate research findings through publication and seminar presentation

SANEM offers a competitive salary and immaculate working environment that promote learning and knowledge sharing. Please send your application along with detailed CV by 7 February, 2017 at sanemnet@yahoo.com.

Please write, ‘Application for the position of SRA’ in the subject line of your email.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to appear in the interview shortly after the application deadline.