Qualitative Public Health Interns

Posted By: IFMR Lead


Junior Management

Programme Execution/Management

Financial Inclusion

Job Description

1. Conduct semi-structured qualitative interviews with adults in Chennai about their beliefs around hypertension and growing older.

2. Transcribe and translate interviews for qualitative data analysis

Application Instructions: 
•   Deadline: Applications are being accepted until the position is filled. Applications to be considered on a rolling basis.
•  Please submit: Resume and cover letter.
•  Questions and application submission at: recruitment-lead@ifmr.ac.in

Start Date & End Date: 1.5 to 2 months starting in the middle of June

Stipend will be provided.

Free 5-day training in conducting qualitative interviewswill be provided.

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

1. Fluency in spoken Tamil (Required)

2. Strong English speaking, reading, and writing skills (Required)

3. Interest in social science or health research (Preferred)

4. At least a bachelor’s degree (masters preferred)

5. Experience conducting qualitative research or other forms of interviews (such as journalism) a bonus but NOT REQUIRED.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:IFMR Lead
  • About Organization:

    We are a non-profit research organization based in India conducting high-quality scalable action research and outreach in development economics and finance.

    We collaborate with leading professors and economists, development specialists, and industry experts on research design and implementation, and data.