Senior Research Fellow – Health (Satyarthi)

  • Research Writing
  • Full time
  • 1 month ago
  • Delhi NCR

Job Information

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    Salary Not Disclosed Not Disclosed / Not Disclosed
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    Shift Round
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    No. of Openings 12 openings
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    Job Level : Senior
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    Job Experience : 5-7 Years
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    Job Qualifications bachelors or above

Job Description

Company Name:  Satyarthi

Designation: Senior Research Fellow – Health

Location: Delhi

Experience: 5-7

Qualification: Graduate or above

Job Description: The role will entail but not be restricted to, the following responsibilities:


  • Conceptualize and prioritise clear, logical, and compelling research studies that highlight the challenges of child health & education and collect evidence for a solution
  • Plan and execute primary and secondary research studies; develop detailed study protocol and design study instruments in consultation with the team; analysis and interpretation of research studies; preparing annual action plan and budget for research
  • Develop credible partnerships and collaborations with research partners and organizations.
  • Lead institutional partnership work of KSCF by establishing partnerships with universities and manage and develop relationships with existing university partners.
  • Preparing the list of prospective partners, moving the partnership work from conception to negotiation and signing.

    Design coherent and effective strategy along with institutions/university partners to promote themes relating to child rights and child protection.

  • Respond to Requests for Proposals and research study opportunities that include bidding, shortlisting of agencies, and contracting processes
  • Conduct expert group meetings and multi-stakeholder consultations as per requirement
  • Conduct training programmes for research staff, data collection, quality assurance, analysis and monitoring of data collection staff
  • Prepare regular updates and archive key data from different sources
  • Perform any other work related responsibilities assigned by the  Executive Director


  • All budget/administrative/HR/IT related activities as required
    Coordinate regular team meetings and manage updates/progress reports and team and activity management
    Handle procurements related to research
    Manage consultant (individual & agency) contracts


Skills & Competencies for the role:

o Understanding of the social, economic, and political context and status of children

in India and their health, nutrition, and education

o Experience of working with academic institutions

o Strong understanding of laws related to children viz, UNCRC, RTI Act, ICDS, ICPS, NCLP, etc.

o Strong quantitative and qualitative data analytical skills

o Experience in handling large-scale data sets and Census data

o Demonstrated documentation and report writing skills

o Strong language proficiency in English and Hindi; Excellent writing skills

o Excellent interpersonal and teamwork capabilities

o Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities with attention to details

o Ability to work under pressure and deliver within deadlines

Education, Experience, and Exposure


o The candidate should have a Ph.D./M.Phil Degree in Public Health, Public Policy, Demography, Statistics, Economics or Sociology from a reputed university/institute. Candidates with Ph.D. Degree shall be preferred for this position

Experience & Exposure

o Candidates with a Ph.D. degree must have a minimum of 5 years of experience of working in child health, nutrition, education, or other related development programmes and research initiatives

o Candidates with M.Phil degree must have a minimum of 7 years of experience of working in child health, nutrition, education, or other related development programmes and research initiatives

o Experience of  statistical analysis using SPSS, STATA

o Experience of use of qualitative data analysis software

o Experience of working with academic institutions is desirable

o Experience and understanding of issues of the human rights field, including the promotion and protection of the rights of children

KSCF is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary: Not disclosed

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