Last Date of Receipt of Applications: 22nd September, 2023.
Project Name: “BMGF Project
Position Code: IIPHG/REC/2023-24/67
Position Title: Research Associate
Consolidated (CTC) Salary: Rs. 80,000 p.m. (Maximum)
No. of Posts: 02 (Two)
Work Location: 01 at IIPH Gandhinagar & 01 at FRHS Bangalore
Duration of Position: 11 Months
Brief on the Organization:
Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar (IIPHG) is a University established under IIPHG Act, 2015 of Gujarat State. It offers courses in the field of Public Health. It also undertakes various research projects in the field of Public Health. The university is established by Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) with support from the Government of Gujarat, Department of Health & Family Welfare.
The aim of the project is to document India’s National midwifery initiative, both policy development and implementation across different states. The project is for 18 months duration. The project includes two qualitative studies involving 1) desk reviews of policy documents, related published literature, 2) collecting primary data from key stakeholders through in-depth interviews as the main data collection method and 3) conducting site visits to document policy implementation in whatever stage it may be. The outcome of the project will be evidence-based recommendations and lessons learnt for the national midwifery initiative. There is a possibility of publishing papers out of this work towards dissemination for countries transitioning to midwife-led-care model.
Liaisoning with central and state level Govt. officials
Conducting in-depth interviews
Scheduling & analyzing and organizing meetings with Govt. and other stake-holders
Developing detailed reports from secondary and primary data
Preparing interview transcripts
Managing all the project related communications with internal and external stakeholders
The Project involver’s extensive travel within India.
Overall coordination of the project and supervising junior project staff
Any other activities/tasks as assigned by the PI or supervisor.
Qualification: Master level degree in Nursing- Midwifery/public health/social science/ public health policy /any other similar fields
Desirable: PhD in Nursing/Public Health/Social Science/ Public Health Policy area
Experience: Minimum 05 (Five) to 10 (Ten) years of work experience. Proven experience of qualitative research and academic writing.
Desirable : Work experience in the field of nursing-midwifery, policy analysis, maternal and newborn health
How to apply
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Mere eligibility will not entitle any candidate being called for interview.
Candidates applying for more than one post are required to submit separate application for each post.
Call letters to the shortlisted applicants shall be sent by email. No postal communication shall be made.
Incomplete applications, shall be summarily rejected and no communication in this regard shall be entertained.
No TA / DA will be paid to attend the selection process, if called for.
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IIPHG reserves the right to fill or not to fill any or all available positions.
The requirements of minimum qualification and/or experience may be relaxed in the case of candidates with outstanding credentials.
No correspondence will be entertained from candidates regarding any delays, conduct & result of interview and reasons for not being called for interview.
Women are encouraged to apply.