RA with Prof Abhinav Uppal

ISB is looking for candidates with strong analytical and quantitative capabilities. 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 1-2 years.

There is a Research Associate position available in the Quantitative Marketing area with Professor Abhinav Uppal.

The candidate will assist the faculty in their ongoing research work which includes development of analytical, micro-economic and game theoretic models. The position is best suited for a candidate with an interest in pursuing a PhD down the line.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

Master’s level degree (IISc, ISI, DSE or comparable institutions in India and abroad) or bachelor level (IIT, BITS, NIT or comparable institutions in India and abroad) with good academic record in economics, mathematics, statistics or computer science. Other quantitative fields may also apply.

Formal training in game theory is a plus.

Familiarity with programming languages.

Consistently high CGPA, evidence of academic excellence.

The candidate must have high standards in terms of quality of work, attention to detail and absolute 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 research experience and mentorship provides a strong case for RAs to subsequently secure PhD offers at internationally renowned universities. The position offers a competitive salary along with other benefits (CTC).

Location: Mohali / Hyderabad

Vacancy: 1

If interested, please email your CV to careers_ra_fd@isb.edu clearly indicating your professional, research (if any) and academic record. Please mention “Research Associate in Quantitative Marketing Area under Prof. Abhinav Uppal” in the subject line.

Do you wish to apply for this role? Share your profile

Contact us at

040 23187777

0172 4591800


Monday- Friday, 08:00 to 18:00