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Applications for Research Associate and Reseach Assistant positions in ABVSME

Applications for Research Associate and Reseach Assistant positions in ABVSME

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship
Jawaharlal Nehru University

Advertisement for Research Associate and Research Assistant ICSSR Funded Short-term Empirical Research Project Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the position of Research Associate and Research Assistant in ‘ICSSR Sponsored Short-term Empirical Research Project’ at Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship (ABVSME), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi- 110067

Project Title: Employability and Entrepreneurial Challenges vis-à-vis Opportunities and its Growth keeping Skill India Mission (PMKVY 3.0) in mind

Name of the Post (No. of Post(s)): Research Associate (1)    

Duration (Extendable as required): 1 month

Qualification*: Post graduate in any discipline /(55% minimum) previous JRF experience will be preferred

Remuneration*: Rs.40,000/- per month

Name of the Post (No. of Post(s)): Research Assistant (1)    

Duration (Extendable as required): 1 month
Qualification*: M.Phil./ Post graduate in any discipline with minimum 55%    

Remuneration*: Rs.32,000/- per month
Desirable Skills:
• Strong academic writing skills
• Computer Knowledge/ ICT Skills
• Proficiency in Hindi and English language

Process of application: Those aspirants applying for the position are requested to forward their updated resume/CV along with scan copy of mark sheet- certificates to,

Kindly mention “Application for the post of Research Associate/Research Assistant for ICSSR Short-term Empirical Research Project” in the subject line).

The last date for application is February 12, 2024. The shortlisted candidates will be informed by E-mail/Phone for the interview.

For any further assistance please contact:
Project Director
Dr Vaniki Joshi Lohani
Associate Dean, ABVSME, JNU
New Delhi- 110067.
Mobile: 9009543321

Current Recruitment

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.