Opportunities

Research Associate – Universal Healthcare Coverage in India
Associate Programme Manager
Research Analyst - China Studies (PLA)

The Takshashila Institution is currently seeking Research Associates to work on universal health coverage in India under our Health and Life Sciences Programme. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • The role primarily involves understanding gaps in India health coverage, including specific areas of interest such as nutrition, data surveillance, primary health centres. 
  • Creating analytical frameworks assessing technological developments that can be mapped to these gaps.
  • Drafting written materials, including reports, policy briefs, blog posts, fact sheets, and op-eds
  • Working with the Media and Outreach team to disseminate research publications and findings
  • Engaging with external stakeholders, including policy makers, as necessary 

Eligibility:

  • A good understanding of India’s public health system
  • 2-5 years experience in public health in India 
  • A postgraduate degree in public health
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, particularly in writing
  • Ability to multitask on projects
  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills

If you are interested please email your CV to contact@takshashila.org.in

The Takshashila Institution is currently seeking Associate Programme Manager to manage our public policy courses

 

Experience: 1-2 years in a similar role, preferably with an interest in public policy and governance.

 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Support the Programme Manager in coordinating the programmes end-to-end activities from  admission to programme closure. 
  • Monitor programme communication with students on different platforms (Example: Slack, LMS, Email etc)
  • Attention to detail to ensure schedules are adhered to, processes followed, data captured and validated diligently
  • Support Programme Manager on all activities and ensure quality control is maintained across the programme
  • Enjoy student interaction

 

Must Have Skills

  • Detail oriented and ability to multitask 
  • Team player and an enabler towards a nurturing working environment
  • Passion to work with people and eventually play the role of a guide for students
  • Project management experience is a big advantage
  • Demonstrable proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Administrative skills for operating LMS (Learning Management System), SIS (Student Information System) & integrated communication platforms like Slack, Teams, etc
  • Familiarity with tools and metrics needed to evaluate a programme
  • Capacity to identify and minimize risks
  • People skills: Ability to resolve conflicts, demonstrate diplomacy and professionalism when dealing with stakeholders

 

If you are interested please email your CV to contact@takshashila.org.in

The Takshashila Institution is currently seeking Research Analysts to work on China’s People Liberation Army (PLA) under our Indo-Pacific Studies Programme. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • The role primarily involves different aspects of the PLA’s modernisation effort
  • Creating analytical frameworks assessing developments related to the Chinese armed forces and their impact on Indian security interests
  • Drafting written materials, including reports, policy briefs, blog posts, fact sheets, and op-eds
  • Working with the Media and Outreach team to disseminate research publications and findings
  • Engaging with external stakeholders, including policy makers, as necessary 

 

Eligibility:

  • A good understanding of the Chinese political system
  • Familiarity with Chinese government publications and media ecosystem
  • Proficiency in Chinese language preferred
  • Strong analytical skills
  • A postgraduate degree in International Relations, Strategic Studies or a related field
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, particularly in writing
  • Ability to multitask on projects
  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills