Research Associates

IIMA IDEA Telecom Centre of Excellence (IITCOE)


Applications for the Position of

Research Associates

Job Profile: To undertake research projects at IIMA IDEA Telecom Centre of Excellence (IITCOE - www.iitcoe.in) and to provide assistance to various faculty members on projects running under IITCOE. This would include field research, literature search, data analysis, writing of reports/ case studies/ papers.

Qualification: An MBA/Post-graduate in Marketing/IT/Economics/Statistics with working knowledge of telecom sector and minimum 2-3 years of relevant experience, having good knowledge of statistical packages (excel, SPSS, SmartPLS, SAS, Stata, etc). The candidate should have an academic bent of mind, excellent oral and written communication skills, and should be able to work on the assigned tasks with minimal guidance. The candidate should have a good knowledge of MS office.

Duration: The position will be offered for an initial period of six months to one year and may be extended on the basis of performance.

Salary: The compensation offered will be commensurate with the Candidate’s qualification and experience.

Interested candidates may please submit their resume at iitcoe@iima.ac.in with the subject line: ‘Application for the Position of Research Associate’.


IITCOE is one of the eight Centres of Telecom Centre of Excellence (TCOE-www.tcoe.in) that has been set up in public-private partnership mode with funding support from various telecom operators in India and the Department of Telecommunication (DoT), India. IITCOE has been set up at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) with support from Idea Cellular (http://www.ideacellular.com/) to focus on research, teaching, training and advice in the field of telecom policy, governance, regulation and management.