Work at EPIC-India

EPIC-India’s staff and researchers are passionate about driving change in India. Currently, we are hiring for several positions with varied expertise. Be part of our team! You can also send your resume to contactepicindia@uchicagotrust.org if you want to be part of the talent pool.

Research Intern

EPIC-India is looking for a research intern who is enthusiastic about working in the field of developmental economics and is a keen learner with experience in data analysis.

Location: Remote Start Date: April 01, 2024 or earlier

The Intern will engage in data analysis and field implementation for our projects. The intern will also be required to write and present findings of the work to external partners and therefore should have well-developed interpersonal and communication skills. The Intern will also be required to perform other duties as assigned.

This position offers the rare opportunity to work directly with senior researchers at the University of Chicago. The position will be full-time for a period of 3-6 months.

Education

Currently enrolled or recently graduated from a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in public policy, economics, statistics, environmental science, engineering or a similar field is required.

Preferred Qualifications/Competencies:

  • Ability to work with statistical software like R, Stata or Python is required.
  • Ability to perform data collection, cleaning, and preliminary data analysis activities independently is required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present data in a simple and straightforward way for technical as well as non-technical audiences required.
  • Knowledge and understanding of energy and environmental policy literature is required; work/research experience in the area is strongly preferred.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain positive relationships with field staff and internal/ external partners required

To Apply

Interested applicants must submit their application here.

The last date to apply would be March 15, 2024, and applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.