Career Opportunity at CPD



Research Associate (RA)

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) invites applications from promising young researchers who are keen to pursue an intellectually challenging career in development research. The ideal candidate will have a keen and demonstrated interest in issues related to macroeconomics, international economic relations and sustainable development goals (SDGs). The candidate should be highly motivated, capable of displaying learning ability and a team player.

The candidate should have a Postgraduate/Masters degree in the discipline of Economics or Development Studies from a reputed university. A minimum CGPA of 3.60 is required, which may be relaxed if candidates have a Master’s degree from a reputed foreign university, publication in peer-reviewed journals and relevant job experience.

A competitive monthly package will be offered to the successful candidate. The actual compensation package will be based on the candidate’s qualifications, experience and suitability. Candidates with higher qualification and competency may be considered for the higher position.

Application Procedure

Qualified candidates should apply with a copy of their resumé, publication list and a recent photograph at

Those who have applied in the last one year in any research position at CPD need not apply.

Shortlisted candidates will be duly informed for the written test, viva-voce and computer literacy test.

CPD is an equal opportunity employer and adheres to safeguarding policy.

 The deadline for application submission is Saturday 25 September 2021

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