Forman Christian College (A Chartered University) is seeking a Research Associate in Business Department. Research assistants may be assigned to one or more research tasks. These tasks may be related to a particular faculty research project, the organization of a conference, the editing of a journal, grant application or management, or other activities that are associated with further the acquisition, analysis, or dissemination of knowledge.
The following list is representative of the duties and responsibilities of a Research Assistant, but this list is not all-inclusive, nor is every Research Assistant responsible for all of the below. Duties and responsibilities are subject to modification at the discretion of the supervising instructor (Dean). Research assistant shall receive clear guidelines at the beginning of the semester as to what allotments of their time are to be dedicated to research and teaching, respectively.
Typical Research Assistant Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists with academic research.
Assists with the editing and preparation of manuscripts.
Assists with duties related to the production of academic journals.
Meets regularly with supervisor to discuss research assignments.
Performs research work in archives, through interviews, online, or whatever may be appropriate to assist the assistant’s supervisor.
Prepares literature reviews.
Gathers and analyzes data.
Prepares materials for submission to agencies and foundations that fund research.
Manages and replies to project-related correspondence.
Organizes, maintains, and updates website content.
Supervises any undergraduate students working on assigned research projects.
Attends project meetings.
Assists in the acquisition of research materials from campus facilities.
Prepares other articles, reports, and presentations.
Performs routine clerical duties as instructed, if essential to the research activities of the
supervisor or project to which the research assistant is assigned.
Assists in administrative duties such as completing reports.
Assists in committee work, including committee attendance.
Demonstrates respect toward and cooperation with the supervising instructor.
Performs other duties as assigned by Dean.
16 years of education
Please submit a cover letter with your CV, contacts of two referees, and copies of degrees and experience certificates. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications must be emailed to email@example.com latest by Tuesday September 10, 2019. It is necessary to clearly mention the job title in the subject line.
Forman Christian College (A Chartered University) is an equal opportunity employer.