Candidates should have expertise in water governance and policy with strong background in the use of advanced quantitative and qualitative research methods and analytical techniques. A good understanding of infrastructure development, financial analysis, and water sector development in Asian countries is also expected. Good verbal and written communication skills in English are essential.
Responsibilities of the full time research associate include:
ResponsibilitiesCollect and manage primary and/or secondary data for the projectsPerform data analysesPerform literature reviews and write research briefingsAssist in fieldwork and serve as liaison for field researchersWork with Senior Researchers on the KPIs to our stakeholdersCollate progress reports to our stakeholders and the SchoolAssist with the documentation of the research process for ISO audit
Master degree or above
Proficiency in STATAStrong quantitative and analytical skillsGood data management and data analyses skillsExcellent verbal and written English skills
Please include the following details in the resume:One-page cover letter, with a brief statement of relevant research expertiseCurriculum vitaeTranscripts (undergraduate and Masters): Scanned copies acceptable for nowOne writing sampleThree references (preferably academics) who can comment on the applicant’s academic abilities and research experience
Interested candidates are encouraged to find out more about the Institute of Water Policy and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at http://lkyspp.nus.edu.sg/iwp/ and http://lkyspp.nus.edu.sg/