Research Associate, Law

CUTS International

Experience3 - 4 years

Fill 66New Delhi (NCR)

Last shared 193 days ago

Job Description

Qualifications and Experience

Candidates holding graduate post-graduate degree in law (LL.M.), with research and/or teaching experience in the related fields of minimum of three years are encouraged to apply. Candidates with demonstrable research experience interests in the area of intellectual property law and/or competition law/policy will be given preference.  

Job Profile and Responsibilities

Research professionals at CIRC are expected to:

o   1. Help in conducting research (desk and field research) and other related activities to effectively deliver customized research and capacity building solutions to CIRC clients

o   2. Assist in conducting field work; engage in data collection and analysis, etc.

o   3. Research and draft notes on issues emerging from day to day brainstorming within CIRC

o   4. Research, draft and course modules, research reports, briefing papers, monographs, articles, etc.

o   5. Overall responsibility of developing and delivery of courses in the core areas

o   6. Helping in organising research events and conferences; preparing outreach material for social media and print media.

o   7. Organise/attend events/workshops

o   8. Liasioning with regulators and industry to conduct events and training programmes

o   9. Implementation of specific activities as assigned from time to time in the course of discharge of duties.

Proficiency in both written and spoken English with excellent communication skills, and working knowledge of computer applications are essential. Familiarity with software like Microsoft Word & Excel as well as apps like Dropbox, Google Calendar, etc.

About CUTS International

To apply

Qualified candidates should send their email to and with following documents, along with an appropriate covering letter:

a.    1. CV

b.    2. Writing sample (published/unpublished)

c.    3. Expression of interest in joining CIRC (max. 500 words)

d.    4. Contact details of two referees (email & mobile number)

Please mention the position you are applying in subject line of email. Women candidates are encouraged to apply, as CIRC believes in equal opportunities. Given the large volumes of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to all applicants and our responses are limited to those who are shortlisted.

CUTS Institute for Regulation & Competition

1A, First Floor, Khehar Singh Estate,

Saidulajab, New Delhi – 110030

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