Research Assistant/ICSSR/SSL/Dr. RASHMI M

Tamil Nadu, India
21 Nov 2023
12 Dec 2023
2023112011012455
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description:  

Applications are invited for the Post of Research Assistant for the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) Funded Project in the School of Social Sciences and Languages (SSL) at the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), (File No. 02/53/2022-23/GN/TS/RP), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project:

“Exploring the Socio-cultural Constructions of the Kattunayakan Tribal Community through Indigenous Art and Dance Forms”.

Qualification:

Ph.D/ M.Phil./ Post graduate in social science discipline with minimum 55%

Desirable (if any):

Candidates with a master’s degree in History, Anthropology, Sociology, Linguistics, Mass communication, Cultural studies or any of the social science disciplines, with some experience in ethnographic research. The candidate must have excellent communication and writing skills in English, Malayalam and Tamil. S/he must be willing to travel within Kerala and Tamil Nadu for field work.

Stipend:

Rs. 16,000/ - per month (one year) besides travel and field expenses.

Sponsoring Agency:

Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)

Duration:

1 year

Principal Investigator:

Dr. RASHMI M

Assistant Professor (Sr.) Grade 1,
Department of Social Sciences
School of Social Sciences and Languages
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)
Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu.                                 

Co-Principal Investigator:

None                                                  

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, accomplishments, experience (if any) and latest passport size photo etc. on or before (17/12/2023) through online http://careers.vit.ac.in

No TA and DA will be paid for appearing for the interview. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email. The selected candidate will be expected to join at the earliest.  

Department:

JRF Recruitment

Skills Required: Candidates with a master’s degree in History, Anthropology, Sociology, Linguistics, Mass communication, Cultural studies or any of the social science disciplines, with some experience in ethnographic research. The candidate must have excellent communication and writing skills in English, Malayalam and Tamil. S/he must be willing to travel within Kerala and Tamil Nadu for field work.

Location: VIT, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted On: 20-Nov-2023
Designation: Research Assistant