Research Associate with Professor Leena Kinger

Prof. Leena Kinger Hans at the Indian School of Business is looking for a full-time Research Associate starting April-July 2023. The RA will primarily assist in academic research projects involving large quantitative datasets related to entrepreneurial finance and exits (VC/PE deals, IPOs) in India. This position is a great fit if you are planning to do a PhD in Entrepreneurship/Strategy/Management from a top-class international business school.

Position Details:

  • Provide assistance in various aspects of research, including (a) collecting quantitative data (b) cleaning and preparing data (c) statistical analysis (d) reading and summarizing academic articles.

  • Start date: Anytime between 1st April to 1st July 2023.

  • Duration: Two years 

  • Position will be based out of Hyderabad but with partial remote working options.

The candidate must possess:

  • B.Tech or MBA or MA in Economics from a reputed university with a high CGPA  

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Working knowledge of at least one of the following: STATA, SAS, R or Python. 

  • High standards for work ethic, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and commitment to task completion


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 own research in the field. The position offers a competitive salary along with other benefits (CTC). 

If interested, please email your CV to clearly indicating your CGPA or percentage score, undergraduate and graduate level transcripts. Please mention “RA with Prof. Leena Kinger Hans” in the subject line.