Teaching Assistant cum Analyst Opening

Bharti Institute of Public Policy is seeking to recruit a motivated candidate for the position of Teaching Assistant-cum-Analyst (TAA). This is a fixed-term position at Indian School of Business, Mohali Campus. The incumbent will work with other TAAs, research associates, data scientists, post-doctoral fellows and policy analysts as a team under the guidance and supervision of the Institute’s Associate Director and the Executive Director.  We value diversity in the workplace and especially encourage women and minority candidates to apply.

Job Outline

  • Assist the faculty and the department in administering the Institute’s flagship course – the Advanced Management Programme in Public Policy, and other training courses.
  • Conduct tutorials, maintain office hours, address student queries, maintain evaluation of class participation and perform other such similar activities.
  • Provide administrative support through LMS (Learning Management System).
  • Work on special ad-hoc reports and write case studies in collaboration with other faculty and team members.
  • Contribute to the ongoing research activities and projects in the department.
  • Assist, when needed, on various events of the department and online training programmes.

Educational Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Public Policy, Economics, Political Science, Geography, or related fields in applied social science discipline. (Only an outstanding candidate without a Masters’ degree can be considered)
  • 2-3 years of relevant work experience is preferred

Specific Skills

  • The candidate must have good research and analytical skills.
  • The candidate must work with high standards in terms of quality of work, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and absolute commitment to task completion.
  • Strong evidence of analytical writing ability and ability to produce brief documents describing results of analysis or synthesis of literature review.
  • Evidence of case/report writing experience in high quality academic or non-academic publication and comfort in understanding and summarising academic research.
  • Exceptional knowledge of the MS Office Suite.
  • Working knowledge of (some) statistical software and/or programming languages like R, Stata, Python, Matlab etc. might be an added advantage, but not essential
  • Those pursuing a Ph.D. or an academic career in the following areas can also apply.

S.N

Key Responsibilities

% Time Spent

1

Teaching Assistant related activities

30

2

Departmental Research and Analysis activities

25

3

Case studies and publications

25

4

Assistance during departmental events and online training programmes

20

 

Total Time Spent on All Responsibilities

100%

 

How to apply

Send an email with a cover letter describing your fit for the position, a copy of your CV (include language fluency), and academic transcript, along with the names and contact information of two references to anjali_kohli@isb.edu or fill out the form here.

We will accept applications on a rolling basis until positions are filled. Only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.