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Research Assistant & Research Associate

The Center of Policy Research and Governance (CPRG) is an independent Delhi- based think tank, collaborating with policy scholars and practitioners globally. We conduct cutting-edge research and offer training opportunities to build a people -centric policy ecosystem for a better India.

CPRG is currently inviting applications for the positions of Research Assistant and Research Associate for multiple research projects. These are full-time roles. Selected candidates will have to work out of our office in New Delhi.


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Primary and secondary research.
  • Proposal and report writing.
  • Research dissemination.
  • Additional research and associated assistance as required by the organization.


  • Research Assistant: Postgraduate in a social science discipline (55% minimum)with NET/MPhil/PhD.
  • Research Associate: Postgraduate in a social science discipline (55% minimum)with NET/MPhil/PhD, and 2 years of research experience.
  • Candidates with prior research experience in the field of social sciences and reasonable bilingual skills (Hindi & English) will be preferred.

Remuneration: As per industry standards.

Application Process

Interested candidates should apply through the google form:

All shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

For any further queries, please reach out to us at or 9555180339.

Social Media and Public Relations Associate

A professional who provides a voice to the organization through all social and official channels forms the backbone of an organization. We are looking for a talented Social media and Public Relations Associate to administer our social media accounts and manage the organization’s communication. The profile will include developing a marketing communications plan including strategy, goals, budget, and tactics and to look for opportunities to increase brand exposure for the organization.


Candidates are expected to have

  • Completed Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
  • Minimum 1 year of work experience in a related field


  • Responsible for creating original text and video content for our social media handles
  • Managing posts and responding to followers
  • Monitor, analyze, and communicate PR results on a quarterly basis
  • Coordinating all public relations activities
  • Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships, and advertising on an ongoing basis
  • Developing a media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, and online media
  • Manage our company image in a cohesive way to achieve our marketing goals
  • Developing and executing effective communication and media relations program; design and implementing social media strategy to align with business goals
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design (e.g. Facebook timeline cover, profile pictures, and blog layout)
  • Handle our social media presence ensuring high levels of web traffic and customer engagement
  • Develop monthly reports on emerging social media trends that will be submitted to the management and executive teams.

Skills Required

  • Hands-on experience in content management
  • Knowledge of SEO,
  • Keyword research and Google Analytics
  • Familiarity with web design
  • Ability to deliver creative content(text, image, and video)
  • Should be up-to-date with the latest digital technologies and social media trends
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to express our organization’s views creatively.

How to Apply

Interested candidates can send their CV and SoP along with a link to their work to