Policy-relevant Maritime Facets of Energy
Position: We are looking for a ‘RESEARCH SCHOLAR’ in the field of “Policy-relevant Maritime Facets of Energy” who would work full-time out of the NMF’s premises in New Delhi.
Primary Job Description:
We are seeking a long-term commitment and our hiring-criteria are strict.
Accordingly, please apply only if you meet the following qualifying criteria:
(a) Are an Indian national (supporting documents would be a self-attested scanned copy of either an “AADHAAR Card” OR an in-date valid “Indian Passport”).
(b) Have excellent skills in written and spoken English.
Please note that this is a ‘make-or-break’ criterion, so please be prepared to be intensively tested in this area.
(c) Are interested-in and enthusiastic-about maritime issues.
(d) Enjoy serious academic research.
(e) Have a PhD degree in the physical-sciences, life-sciences, social-sciences, or humanities, from a recognised university in India or abroad
Are a PhD student in the in the physical-sciences, life-sciences, social-sciences, or humanities, from a recognised university in India or abroad AND have already submitted your PhD thesis but are waiting to defend it.
Have an MPhil degree in the physical-sciences, life-sciences, social-sciences, or humanities, from a recognised university in India or abroad, are not intending to try for a PhD degree AND have meaningful work-experience in a policy/ research/ academic environment.
(f) Have demonstrable competence in ‘MS Office 2016’ (or later versions, including ‘Office 365’), particularly in ‘Word’ and ‘PowerPoint’.
(g) Are willing to learn other computer programmes/suites.
(h) Enjoy making presentations, meeting people, working in a team (as also leading one), and undertaking advocacy on maritime issues.
(i) Are liberal-minded and open to fresh ideas, processes and procedures.
Compensation: Compensation will be by way of an all-told Professional Fee payable on a monthly basis and will be commensurate with prevailing standards in respect of think-tanks in the National Capital Region. The lower end of the compensation-band is Rs 38,000/- per month, which would be adjusted upwards depending upon qualifications and experience.
Please complete the CV-form provided in the Appendix to this advertisement and send it, along with the documents indicated therein, by an email addressed to email@example.com with ‘cc’ to firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org).
SUMMARY OF ATTACHMENTS REQUIRED
(1) The completed CV-Form at Appendix.
(2) A scanned and self-attested copy of the document (AADHAAR Card or valid Indian Passport) that proves that you are an Indian national.
(3) Scanned copies of your Graduation, Post-Graduation, MPhil, and PhD Degrees and the marksheets relevant thereto.
(4) Scanned copies of ‘Experience Certificates’ relevant to each segment of your work-experience (if applicable).
(5) A sample of your own (original) writing-skills, by way of an unedited and unpublished article of 800 to 1000 words, on any maritime facet of India’s energy security and mitigating options relevant thereto.