Department of Economic Sciences

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/042

Application are invited from eligible candidates for the position of two Research Associate (RA) for an ICSSR-ESRC_UKRI funded research project on “Futuristic Ecosystems for Digital Entrepreneurships: UK-India cross border collaborations for enhancing Knowledge-Economy”. One RA position will be at IIT Kanpur and the other one at Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune

Minimum Qualifications:

Postgraduate in Economics with minimum 55% marks


Post-graduate in Economics (minimum 55% marks) with NET /M.Phil. / Ph.D.

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in qualitative and quantitative data analysis with expertise in data management software and tools, good oral and written communications skills and ability to co-ordinate multi-member and multi-site teams.

Consolidated Pay: Rs. 20000 per month

The above appointment shall be contractual for a period of one year. The post is purely temporary, and the incumbent shall not have any claim for regular appointment in the Institute.

Eligible candidates may apply with two copies of the application, and copies of relevant certificates/testimonials of educational qualifications, experience, etc addressed to The Registrar, IIT, Kanpur, Email: or Last date for the receipt of the application will be 23/03/2022.