Research Associate

Research Associate

Organization: Gujarat National Law University (GNLU)

Apply By: 20 Jun 2019

Location: Gandhinagar(Gujarat)

About the organization

Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) is a National Law University established under the Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003 in the state of Gujarat.[1] The university is located at Gandhinagar, which is the capital of Gujarat and is located 23 kilometers north of the city of Ahmedabad.

Job Description

Position: Research Associate (GNLU-GUJCOST IPR Chair)

Remuneration: ₹ 25,000 per month (fix)

Division: Academic and Research Division

Role and Responsibilities: Under the guidance of Head (Dean), Research and Head (Dean), Academic Affairs, the incumbent shall perform the following role and responsibilities in consultation with GUJCOST:;

  • Conduct library and internet-based interdisciplinary research in the fields of IPR and closely associated areas in collaboration with teaching and research staff including honorary members;
  • Compilation, Categorization and analysis of law and policies in IPR;
  • Organize workshops, training, conferences and seminars for stakeholders in areas of IPR;
  • Publish policy papers, reports on cutting edge issues in relevant area;
  • Provide high quality research, material and visionary plans in respective area;
  • Carry out surveys, undertake field visits for collection of data and preparation of regular research reports in respective area;
  • Interact with internal and external agencies, including faculty, policy makers legal experts, builders associations, town planners, researchers and other stakeholders;
  • Coordinate and plan various events related to assigned project, including seminars, round table discussions and conferences;
  • Undertake independent, guided research related to the assigned project with a view to publication;
  • Develop, plan, execute, monitor and report interdisciplinary research in collaboration with external universities, institutions, government departments, industrial and economic agencies, judiciary within India and abroad etc.;
  • Conduct research based training and extension activities;
  • Perform any other duties including administrative, coordination, etc. as required to achieve the aims and objectives of the University and GUJCOST.

Essential Criteria:

  • Master’s Degree in Law with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university;
  • Good knowledge of latest national and international research trends and developments in the fields of IPR;
  • Ability to conceptualize and organize international training workshops and brainstorming online/on-site discussions apart from teaching/Research;
  • Fluency in English language.

Highly desirable:

  • Experience in teaching/research in premier law universities/colleges/firms in the area of IPR;
  • National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET;
  • Excellent inter-personal and team-building skills;
  • Ability to innovate and to improve academic programmes or services and to pursue interesting new ideas and new methods;

This appointment is for one year duration.

How to apply

Walk in Interview Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019. Reporting time for walk in Interview: 1030 hrs (No candidate shall be considered for walk in interview after 1030 Hrs.)

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