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Call for Applications | Research Fellow | Centre for Environmental Law, Education, Research and Advocacy (CEERA)

February 8, 2023

NLSIU invites applications for two (2) positions for the Centre for Environmental Law, Education, Research and Advocacy (CEERA). This is a contractual research assignment (12 months), based out of Bangalore.

Research Fellow (2 positions)

Role Description

  • Assist the Centre Coordinator and other team members in conducting literature reviews, curating relevant cases and materials, researching on contemporary themes and writing blog notes, academic papers and research reports
  • Conducting field and desk research on identified issues
  • Preparing for, organising and conducting workshops and conferences
  • Preparing progress reports and or managing other reporting needs
  • Handling administrative responsibilities under the project
  • Drafting of legal opinions, review of draft national/state policies
  • Framing proposals for funding, research and writing, training and other assignments
  • Other Centre related activities and tasks

This is a full-time role, based out of the NLSIU campus in Bangalore involving field and desk research. This role will report to the Centre Coordinator.

Who should apply

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a recognised University
  • Domain expertise/background in Environmental Law / Water Resource Governance / Urban Poor and Law

How to apply

Using Google Form on NLSIU site, with:

  • Your updated CV
  • A short statement of purpose (not more than 500 words)
  • A sole-authored writing sample
  • Details of two referees with contact details

For more details, please read the official notification here

To apply, click here

Last Date for Applying

The last date for submission of applications is 27 February, 2023.