Career Opportunity at CPD


Senior Research Associate (SRA) for CPD Power & Energy Study

The Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) invites applications from promising researchers who are keen to pursue an intellectually challenging career in research on clean energy and green growth. The applicant should possess sound qualitative and quantitative analytical skills. The ideal candidate will have a good grasp of theoretical and conceptual issues in areas of renewable energy and economics, resource economics, energy economics, environmental economics and economics of climate change.

The candidate must have strong analytical abilities, ability to conduct big data analysis, knowledge and ability to run different analytical software, excellent drafting skills in English and high computer literacy. The applicant should be highly motivated and committed with regard to clean energy led development policy and must be capable of displaying learning ability and a capacity to work effectively as a team player.

Candidate needs to have a Postgraduate/Masters degree in Economics / Environmental Economics / Resource Economics / Energy Economics from a reputed university. A minimum CGPA of 3.60 is required. Additionally, candidates should have more than two years of relevant research experience at recognised institutions and publications in peer-reviewed journals. The requirements may be relaxed in case of candidates with foreign Masterbs degree and publication(s) in reputed journals.

The Senior Research Associate will be recruited initially for two (2) years and, based on performance, may be offered a regular position at CPD. A gross salary starting from Taka 72,000 per month will be offered to the successful candidate, along with other admissible benefits. Actual compensation package will be based on assessment of the candidatebs qualifications and suitability, including experience.

Application Procedure

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

Those who have applied in the last one year for 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 2 July 2022

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