To design and finalize research studies and sampling systems with rigorous rationale and options.
Coordinate with ASER National Team during the various phases of survey including piloting, training, data collection, data analysis and reporting, and dissemination.
Organize and conduct trainings for research studies, partners and volunteers.
Support ASER core team in data compilation and analysis.
Assess, interpret and evaluate the outcomes of research, and develop ideas for the application of research outcomes.
Support research team in developing research proposals for seeking external funding for research projects.
Creating concept papers, proposals and budgets for funding, as needed.
Contribute in designing research focus and methodology for research various initiatives.
Commenting and providing input on draft papers produced from research.
Interpersonal skills; ability to work well in a team and successfully interact with villagers, volunteers and district partners; Competence and comfort level with statistical softwares i.e. STATA & SPSS. Ability to work both as part of a team and individually. Extreme diligence in meeting deadlines and ability to work in a multi-tasking environment. Travel extensively to remote areas for field work; travel incountry and travel abroad. Be able to deal with difficult field situations, handle intense work pressure and deliver under tight deadlines.