Research Associate

Posted By: People For Himalayan Development


Junior Management


Social Entrepreneurship

Job Description

We are seeking to recruit a Research Associate.


• Research on Tourism Impact Assessment: Prepare research design, Pilot Testing, Data Collection and Analysis, Report writing

• Research on Tourism Industry Practices: Prepare research design, Pilot Testing, Data Collection and Analysis, Report writing

• Research and documentation of the organisation's work

• Support in content writing for the organisation's website

• Publishing articles and papers

Qualifications and Skill Set

• Graduate/Post-Graduate from a recognized University in Sociology, Tourism, Social Work, Mountain Ecology and Natural Resource Management, or a relevant field of study.

• A minimum of 3 years of experience working in the relevant field.

• Language proficiency in English and Hindi is required.

• Proven knowledge of data collection methods and proficiency in data analysis tools and statistical applications

• Good analytical and communication skills as well as proficient with the computer.

• Strong interpersonal skills, with demonstrated ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with local communities, civil society, industry, and administration.

• Willingness to travel.

• Sharing our vision and values will be critical.

Remuneration: Salary based on qualifications and experience.

Duration: Six-month probation followed by a review and confirmation as confirmed staff on satisfactory performance.

Location: Kullu, Himachal Pradesh

How to apply

Please email with your resume along with articles/papers written by you. Last date for sending the applications is 10th February 2023.

Only selected applicants will be contacted for a face-to-face interview. The person selected will be expected to join within one week of an offer being made.

Location: Kullu, Himachal Pradesh

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:People For Himalayan Development
  • About Organization:Research Associate, People for Himalayan Development About the Organsiation: People for Himalayan Development, based in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh is an outcome of a collective of various organizations working at the grassroots, defending local livelihoods, environment, social equity and ecology. The organisation aims to promote and advocate for a Sustainable Developmental Model for the Himalayan Region that upholds justice, environment-oriented and self-sustaining as its values. We work on the thematic areas of livelihoods, land, alternative models of energy, waste, heritage and culture, and governance.