Researcher (mid-level)

WOTR's Centre for Resilience Studies (W-CReS) invites application for the post of a Researcher (mid-level) for its unit in Pune (Maharashtra)
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertake research on natural resource management and natural resource based livelihoods in the context of climate change.
  • Publish research outputs in reputed peer reviewed journals; generate quality research reports, research briefs and policy briefs.
  • Design and conduct research including but not limited to: field experiments, scoping reports, systematic reviews and other synthesis products, database development, concept and methods papers and impact evaluations.
  • Involvement in writing project proposals, coordinate and follow up with stakeholders etc.
  • Conduct training and capacity building events.

Essential Qualification:

  • PhD or Master’s degree in economics or social science or behavioral science
  • Strong quantitative & qualitative analysis skills and proficiency in statistical modeling.
  • Knowledge and practice in key data analysis software’s – STATA, R, and SPSS.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work well with multidisciplinary team.
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience in research sector.

 Desirable Qualification:                                                                                                                

  • Proficiency in analyses of decision-making, behavioral and experimental game theory & field experiments in economics.
  • Good knowledge of natural resources management/environmental economics and tools

 Salary: Negotiable with experience, qualification and publications.
Application procedure:
Interested candidates whose profiles match the above requirements may send their CVs along with 2 references by email to