Position title: Senior Research Fellow Or Research Fellow – Education

The incumbent is based in headquarters of GRAAM (Either at Bengaluru or Mysuru) and responsible for carrying out the research activities of the organization. Experience working in Education sector. Candidate with an experience of pedagogy and teaching learning process will be preferred.

Reports to – Executive Director
Supervised by – Head Research
Positions directly Supervised by incumbent: Periodical Project Team

Specific Requirements:

Education / Professional Qualification
Ph D in Education / M. Phil in Education with relevant experience in the similar work area.
Post Graduates in the above disciplines with Strong Research / Evaluation Track Record will also be preferred.

Skill Requirements:

  • 5 years of experience in related field is required.
  • Clear understanding of the pedagogical issues acquired through both practical and academic experience.
  • Ability to efficiently organize and manage assignments and projects
  • Strong research background and understanding of current issues in the sector
  • Demonstrated quantitative/qualitative analysis skills
  • Knowledge of the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) is desirable
  • Handle assignments with no or minimum supervision
  • Willing to travel
  • Should be a team player
  • Willing to learn about the sectors, other than education
  • Strong ability to use Office (MS/Open Source) and Internet
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English


Less than 45 years (Preferably)


Description of Duties / Responsibilities

  • Primary:
    • Developing project reports
    • Analysis of the quantitative/qualitative data
    • Explore research opportunities and develop proposals
    • Design Research Proposals and Implementation Plan
    • Should involve in corresponding with clients, present the research proposal and negotiate to obtain the research project
    • Correspondence with the stakeholders
    • Develop Questionnaires and other tools to collect quantitative and qualitative data.
    • Undertake and oversee data collection using different research tools, editing of raw data,
    • Undertake literature reviews
    • Responsible for training the field surveyors as per the requirement on conducting research at the field level.
    • Presentation of the data to different groups
    • Prepare clearly written technical and analytical reports.
    • Should involve in the teaching / training assignments of the organization for the stipulated number of hours
    • To coordinate with other divisions of the organization in carrying out designated activities
    • Any other related assignments may be entrusted by the reporting authority


    • Develop and implement short term training courses on social research and advocacy

Description of Duties / Responsibilities

  • Commensurate to the competence and experience

Application Process

Mail your applications to HR team at careers@graam.org.in

Three years of experience in similar job is a must for all the positions

Last date for submitting your job application 26th November 2018.

Remuneration: Salary will commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience.