Research Intern

Centre for Land Warfare Studies

Vacancies of Research Assistant are available at Centre for Land Warfare Studies (CLAWS). CLAWS is an independent ‘Think Tank’ under the army and function five days a week from 0930 hours to 1700hrs. Contract will be for two years.

            (a)       Essential Qualification.  

(i) Graduate or equivalent degree with IT skill in the field for research work any one of the vertical related to Global and Regional Security/NationalSecurity/Military Strategy and Doctrine/ Military Technology, Defence Acquisition and Management.

(ii)        Higher Educational Qualification and experience in the field will be preferred. 

Excellent communication skills both written and oral in English and Hindi.           

            (b)       Consultancy Fee - Rs 18,750/- 1,250/-  22,000/- per month.

2.         Charter of Duties:-

(a)       Research and study on the subject under assigned research vertical.    

(b)       Write two Manekshaw papers of minimum 10,000 words during the contract period on the subject assigned.

(c)     Write one Issue Brief on the subject per quarter assigned during the period of contract.

(d)       Write web focus article one per month on the subject assigned during the period of contract. Additional web focus articles on other subjects will be appreciated.                  

(e)        It is desirable that you contribute articles in Scholar Warrior/Issue Brief/Web Articles as per CLAWS research areas.

(f)        Conduct one seminar or workshop or round table conference during each year on the subject assigned and prepare the report.

(g)       Liaise with Government departments, educational institutions, Think Tanks and individuals, as applicable, and use available material documents, records etc for research including travel outside Delhi.

(h)       Compile, transcribe and edit papers and proceedings of events like seminars, discussions etc, held by CLAWS,  for their eventual publication in the form of a book/ monographs/research paper.

            (j)         Assist other researchers to organize events for CLAWS.

           (k)      Any other task assigned by Director / Additional Director or as delegated.       Such tasks may include maintaining the library, archives and website or CLAWS,    looking after publication etc.         

It is mandatory to attend all seminars / RTs organized by CLAWS.

(m)      It is desirable that you contribute articles in Indian newspaper/magazines on contemporary international affairs.            

3.         Requested to forward updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) by 13 April 2018 at and .

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