INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT(IIM), Ahmedabad Recruitment for Academic Associate Post 2017.
The Centre for Management in Agriculture at IIM Ahmedabad is actively engaged in research and education on major issues and challenges in the better management of the food, agriculture, agribusiness and rural sectors of the country and the world since 1971. The Centre is supported by the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India, and undertakes extensive policy and evaluative research studies for the Ministry. It also conducts research on its own and for other national & international organizations. The research and teaching spans policies and initiatives in topics such as technology development, resource & input management, procurement, processing, marketing of the produce, and regulation in these sectors.
The Job: To assist the faculty members of the Centre in their research, teaching and other related activities at the Institute.
Name of the Post : Academic Associate
Qualifications: Applicants should, at a minimum, have a First class Master’s degree in an academic discipline related to the areas of work of Centre for Management in Agriculture (CMA), such as: 1. Agricultural Economics 2. Agribusiness Management 3. General Economics 4. Development Economics 5. Food science and technology 6. Agricultural Engineering 7. Development Studies 8. Rural management 9. Statistics
Applicants with backgrounds in other related subject areas are also encouraged to apply if they have significant research or work experience in the above mentioned CMA activity related areas. Strong analytical skills, knowledge of computer applications, writing skills and willingness to do primary surveys will be considered an advantage.
Age: Preferred below 30 years.
Remuneration: Monthly consolidated salary ranging around Rs. 25,000/- to Rs. 37,000/- depending on qualification, experience, merit and performance in the interview. No other allowances except TA/DA for official travel will be paid. Duration: Initially for one/two years and extendable up to total five years based on annual performance review.
Candidates’ specialization in Master’s degree should match with that of the Area.
Only relevant specialization will be considered.
Notwithstanding the requirements of experience, outstanding academic achievers without experience may also be considered.
Fulfilling minimum qualification may not necessarily result in a call for interview. The properly filled up applications received in response to this advertisement shall be scrutinized and only shortlisted candidates shall be called for test/interview. IIMA reserve all rights to reject any application without assigning any reason.
Last Date : 16/08/2017