Job as Research Assistant @ Gujarat National Law University

apply by: 4th Oct, 2022
Job as Research Assistant @ Gujarat National Law University

About Gujrat National Law University

The Gujarat National Law University is a public law school and a National Law University established under the Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003 in the state of Gujarat. The university is located at Gandhinagar, which is the capital of Gujarat and is located 23 kilometers north of the city of Ahmedabad.

About the Position

GNLU is inviting applications for the post of Research Assistant.

No. of Positions



6 months

Project Title

Implementation of Victim Compensation Scheme for the women victims in the State of Gujarat.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide research assistance to Principal Investigator/Co-Investigators;

  • Conduct interdisciplinary research in view of the aim and objectives of the Project;

  • Developing qualitative and quantitative tools, and making qualitative and quantitative research analyses.

  • Collecting data, a compilation of datasets and interpretation of data analysis and report writing;

  • Perform project-related duties including administrative, coordination, etc. required to achieve the aim and objectives of the project;

  • Any other research or project-related work which may be assigned by the Principal Investigator/Co-Investigator;

Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s Degree in Law, Criminology or Social Work with at least 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university; or Research Scholar in Law Criminology or Social Work.

  • Interest in Criminal Law is essential.

  • Good knowledge of the latest national and international research trends and developments in Law.

  • Working experience in MS Office, basic knowledge of information technology.

  • Strong analytical skills, excellent English writing and communication abilities and the ability to manage research projects.

  • Working knowledge of Gujarati and Hindi.

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in court practice (Criminal Procedure), teaching/research in premier law universities/colleges.

  • Experience in empirical legal research.

  • Publication of research paper/article in reputed journal.

  • Presentation/Participation in State or National Level Conference/Symposium;.

  • Excellent interpersonal and team-building skills.

  • Ability to innovate and improve academic programmes or services and to pursue interesting new ideas and new methods.

  • Female candidates shall be preferred.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates may download the application form available at the end of this post, fill out the same and send it via email to along with a short CV highlighting suitable qualifications connected with the research project and a brief write-up on the implementation of Victim Compensation Schemes for the women victims (1500 words), mentioning the subject line as “Application for the Post of Research Assistant – Under the project on Victim Compensation Scheme funded by The West Bengal National University of Juridical Science (NUJS)”.


Rs. 20,000 per month (Fixed)

Application Deadline

October 4, 2022

CLICK HERE for the official notification and to download the application form.

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