Research Analyst with Prof. Gurvinder Sandhu

Position Details:

ISB is looking for candidates with strong analytical and quantitative capabilities, and excellent communication skills. We seek applications from motivated individuals with a strong academic background to work as Research Associates at ISB. Research Associates (RA) generally go on to pursue Ph.D. in internationally renowned business schools after working at ISB for 2-3 years.

There is 1 RA position available in the Accounting Area with Professor Gurvinder Sandhu.

The candidate will assist the faculty in their ongoing research work which includes browsing research articles, compiling and manipulating the data, running the statistical models, and professionally presenting the results.

The position is best suited for a candidate with an interest in pursuing a Ph.D. from a top research school.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

·       B Tech from IIT, NIT, or BITS (preferably in Computer Science, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, or Machine Learning) or MBA/ PGDBM from premier institutions such as IIMs (preferably in Data Analytics or Information Systems)

·       The candidate must have a consistently high CGPA and evidence of academic excellence.

·       A background in Data Analytics and Textual Analysis is highly desired.

·       The candidate must have advanced programming skills in Python and SAS. Familiarity with AWS, R, and Stata is a plus.


ISB is a research-focused business school. It offers a variety of opportunities to understand the current management phenomena in-depth, through research seminars, workshops, and PhD-level courses. It provides several options to hone a person’s analytical skills. The hands-on research experience is helpful as the candidate starts his/her research in the field. The position offers a competitive salary along with other benefits (CTC).

Location: Hyderabad

Vacancy: 1

If interested, please email your CV to clearly indicating your CGPA or percentage score, and undergraduate and graduate level transcripts. Please mention “Research Associate in Accounting Area under Prof. Gurvinder Sandhu” in the subject line.