Research Jobs 2024 at TISS, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai has announced Vacancy for the post of Project Research Scientist 2024-2025 academic year  Interested candidates may apply through Email by 20th May 2024.


Date Posted: 13th May 2024

Hiring Organization: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Organization Profile: In December 2011, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences set up the School of Vocational Education (SVE) to provide immediate and definite interventions to improve the skill levels of millions of youth, through appropriate vocational training programmes. The target beneficiaries include an organized and unorganized workforce across the industries and SVE aims to cover every individual who needs to develop employable skills. A vision of creating an ecosystem that would bring back the dignity of labour to all professions and occupations to create sustainable sources of income for the blue-collar workforce and youth in the country.

Job Title: Project Research Scientist

No of posts: 02

Department: School of Human Ecology

Employment Type: Temporary

About the project: The School of Human Ecology, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, is recruiting for the following posts for a 3-year ICMR project on student mental health and well-being in schools and colleges.

  • 2 Project Research Scientist I (Non-medical)

First Class Post Graduate Degree in Psychology, including the integrated PG degrees.
Second Class Post Graduate Degree in Psychology, including the integrated PG degrees with PhD.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following experience:

  • Experience in working with schools/colleges/adolescent mental health initiatives
  • Experience with managing teams and/ or leading research projects
  • Good academic writing skills in English and research publications
  • Competence in using quantitative and qualitative analysis tools – SPSS, Nvivo/ Atlas.ti etc.

Location: Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai (Job responsibilities include travel to Thane several times annually)

Remuneration: ₹56000 + 27% HRA per month

Duration: 3 years

Working days: 6 days a week

Job profile:
● Liaising with stakeholders for research permissions and coordinating meetings
● Conducting data collection
● Assisting in creation of content for well-being related modules and other content required as part of project deliverables
● Organising meetings and maintaining minutes
● Maintaining comprehensive records of all research goals and methods, and writing research reports and manuscripts
● Training teams as part of research interventions and conducting capacity-building workshops
● Data entry and management and all data analysis
● Any other work as assigned by Supervisor(s)

Apply Mode: Email

Last Date: 20th May 2024

Organization Website:

How to Apply: Interested candidates may send in their application with a detailed CV and mention the name of the post applied for in the subject line to [email protected] by 20th May 2024, 4 pm.

Email Address: [email protected]

Organization Address:

Tata Institute of Social Sciences
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar,
Mumbai 400088

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