Senior Researcher

Posted By: Campbell South Asia

New Delhi



Rural and Urban Development

Job Description

Campbell South Asia is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Researcher to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in conceptualizing and drafting research proposals, conducting and managing specific research tasks, and contributing to the scientific and administrative aspects of our projects. This position demands a readiness to travel as necessary and an aptitude for crafting research outputs and facilitating capacity-building initiatives.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Background: A master’s degree in public health, social sciences, or a closely related field.
  • Quantitative Analysis Expertise: At least 5 years of significant experience in quantitative analysis, including social research, education research, and policy analysis.
  • Research Leadership: Demonstrated ability in coordinating, managing, and leading research projects, with a strong grasp of research methodologies.
  • Data Analysis: Proficient in analyzing datasets and translating findings into actionable insights.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent proficiency in both written and spoken English.
  • Teamwork and Independence: The ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team, with a quick adaptation and implementation capacity.

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - MA

Key Responsibilities

  • Research Development and Execution: Lead in the development of research proposals, meticulously executing assigned research tasks, and ensuring the production of high-quality research outputs.
  • Administrative Support: Provide support in scientific administrative functions, contributing to the smooth operation of research projects.
  • Capacity Building: Engage in and assist with the organization's capacity-building activities, aiming to enhance team competencies and methodologies.
  • Travel: Be willing and prepared to travel as required to fulfill research objectives and collaborate with stakeholders.

Interested applicants are invited to submit their updated CV, a cover letter, and samples of previous publications or writings to by March 25, 2024. Please note that only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. Join our team and contribute to meaningful research initiatives with Campbell South Asia. We look forward to discovering how your expertise and passion for research can help us achieve our objectives.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Campbell South Asia
  • About Organization:Campbell South Asia (CSA) was launched in July 2019 as a regional center of the Campbell Collaboration. The Campbell Collaboration is an international research network whose goal is to increase the production and use of rigorous evidence synthesis. Regional centers are required to promote the Campbell Collaboration in their region including training and supporting researchers to publish Campbell maps and reviews and decision-makers to use evidence from reviews; advocacy for Campbell and the findings from Campbell reviews; and to engage in the production of reviews.

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