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Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

Position of Research Associate


Applications are invited for the position of Research Associate to work in a research project, entitled “Bharatiya Cinema Main Bharatiyata” sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).

The position details are given below:


Positions One (1) Research Associate


Qualification – Postgraduate in Mass Communication discipline (55% minimum) with NET /M.Phil. / Ph.D.) * Preference will be given to the candidate:- - Having knowledge of film studies. - Strong publication and research work in related area.


Research associate will assist in data collection and report writing. Research associate may have to visit all parts of the country for the survey and other purpose.


INR 20,000 p.m. (The relevant ICSSR notification may be perused for further details and norms).


11 Months


The interested candidates may send their updated CV along with the attested copies of degree(s)/ certificate(s) (Softcopy) to:


Dr. Amit Sharma

(Project Director)

Department of Journalism and Mass Communication



Address for correspondence:

Manipal University Jaipur

Off Jaipur-Ajmer Expressway

Post: Dehmi Kalan, Jaipur-303007, Rajasthan, India

Last date for receipt of application (extended): 10 May 2023.


Important Note for Applicants:

  1. Selection committee of MUJ Jaipur reserves all the right to fix suitable criteria for shortlisting the eligible candidates.
  2. Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview based on merit. The date and time of interview will be informed via email.
  3. No TA/DA will be provided to the candidates for attending the interview. Alternatively, the interview may be conducted via video online platform.
  4. The nature of the post is purely temporary (on contract basis), till the duration of the project. Candidate will not be able to claim any permanent position in MUJ.
  5. Project staff could be engaged by the Project Director within the limits of the sanctioned financial allocation and as per the ICSSR rules.
  6. For any other information/clarifications, the applicants may contact the project director of the project directly by email/phone.