RA with Prof Deepa Mani


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 about 2-3 years.


There is currently 1 RA position available in the Information Systems Area with Professor Deepa Mani.


The candidate will assist the faculty in their ongoing research work which includes development of analytical models, solution algorithms and designing of computational experiments. The position is best suited for a candidate with an interest in pursuing a PhD down the line.


Required Qualifications and Skills:

B Tech from IIT, NIT or BITS (preferably in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Industrial Engineering)


MBA/ PGDBM from premier institutions like IIMs.




Consistently high CGPA, evidence of academic excellence.


The candidate must have high standards in terms of quality of work, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and absolute commitment to task completion.

1) Experience working with big data systems, concepts, and tools.

2) Strong team player with cross-functional skills

3) Experience with noisy and/or unstructured textual data

4) Strong coding proficiency in Python, Stata, R and SQL

5) Knowledge of various text mining algorithms and their use-cases as well as text pre-processing and normalization techniques

6) Excellent problem-solving skills

7) Strong verbal and written communication skills

8) Exposure to economic problems and econometric techniques desirable

9) Motivation to learn and strong work ethic



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).


Location: Hyderabad

Vacancy: 1

If interested, please email your CV to careers_ra_fd@isb.edu clearly indicating your CGPA or percentage score, undergraduate and graduate level transcripts. Please mention “Research Associate in Information Systems Area under Prof. Deepa Mani” in the subject line.

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