Call for Researchers

CESIF is looking for (Senior) Researchers, Junior Researchers, and research interns to work in different thematic areas including the following:

  • Democracy & Governance (including political parties and parliament)
  • Foreign Affairs
  • Public Policy

Individuals applying for the position of (Senior) Researcher should have the following qualifications:

  • Masters in related field
  • Demonstrated competence in research
  • At least five years’ experience researching and writing in the related field
  • Preferably, skills in communications and multimedia production

Individuals applying for the position of Junior Researcher should have the following qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in related field
  • Demonstrated competence in research
  • Preferably, skills in communications and multimedia production

Individuals applying for the position of research interns should have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Demonstrated competence in research
  • Interest and aptitude in communications and multimedia

Job description for the researchers (subject to variation)

  • Monitor developments in the assigned thematic area and produce weekly monitoring reports
  • Write monthly analysis on the assigned thematic area
  • Conduct (field) research and produce in-depth research reports, papers, or policy analyses on a regular basis
  • Engage in strategic communications with citizens, the civil society and policy-makers
  • Help produce research briefs and multi-media materials to communicate research findings through multiple platforms (Print, TV, Website, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc.)
  • Conduct monthly presentations on best research practices learned
  • Produce opinion pieces or analyses

Applicants can send their CVs along with a cover letter stating why they would make a good candidate to info@cesifnepal.org before 15th February 2022. While applying, mention the position for which you are applying. Also mention the researches you have been a part of and how you contributed to it. Please list/explain the multimedia skills you possess and how you have used these skills in research and communications.