Gujarat National Law University Recruitment 2020 Legal Research Associate GNLU/AC/FP-16/2020


Gujarat National Law University Recruitment 2020

Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) Invites Application For the post of Legal Research Associate, GNLU/AC/FP-16/2020 Apply before Last 15 July 2020.
It is a good opportunity for all the interested candidates who are looking for jobs in Gujarat National Law University (GNLU). For more information related to Educational Qualification, Age Criteria, Selection Mode, Important Date and other Eligibility process please read the below article carefully. Also must read the official advertisement in detail before applying.
  • Legal Research Associate
Education Qualification:
  • Candidates must have LLB/ LLM/MA in Criminology or any other Social Science/Social Work/Sociology/Social Welfare background
Desirable criteria: 
a) A clear commitment to contributing to the research environment.
b) Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Hindi are essential and Gujarati will be an additional advantage.
c) Ability to organize training and undertake travel in the state of Gujarat or outside of Gujarat as required.
d) Strong analytical, methodological and conceptual skills.
e) Computer skills including proficiency in use of internet, MS Office, Statistics (SPSS) and presentation applications.
f) Ability to work flexibly and good time management.
Under the direct supervision and guidance of the Principal Investigator (PI) & Co-Investigator (Co-PI), the Legal Research Associates will perform the following duties:
a) Compilation, Categorization and analysis of the Supreme Court and High Courts cases, Reports, Committees concerning Bail Matters, Rights of the Under-trial prisoners for the Project “Bail Reforms in the context of under Trial women Prisoners: An action- oriented research with special reference to Sabarmati Central Jail in the state of Gujarat”;
b) Conduct library and internet-based research;
c) Undertake field visit for collection of data, interviews, etc. to the Supreme Court and High Courts, Jail, Jail Officials, Law Department etc.;
d) Verify the validity and accuracy of data/cases collected, categorised and entered in databases;
e) Analyze and interpret cases and prepare research findings for dissemination to the relevant stakeholders;
f) Interact with internal and external contacts, including faculty, legal experts, researchers and other stakeholders;
g) Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by PI / Co-PI of the project.
Terms and Conditions & Application Procedure:
a) The selected candidate will be appointed on purely temporary basis, for a period of 6 months.
b) A monthly remuneration of ₹ 15,000/- (Fixed) – plus subsidized boarding and lodging at the GNLU campus.
c) The LRA can avail 01 day casual leave per month.
d) The LRA shall subscribe to confidentiality agreement entered into between him / her and GNLU to protect the confidentiality integrity of the research project.
e) The University retains the discretion not to make any appointment to this vacancy, to make an appointment at a revised remuneration, or to make an appointment with a modified job description and to fix revised qualification and requirements.
f) The date of interview: Thursday, 16 July 2020.
g) Mode of interview: The mode of interview will be online through Cisco Webex Meetings. The interested applicants are required to send their CV / Biodata / Resume at on or before Wednesday, 15 July 2020. Upon receipt of the email, the university will be sending a link for participation in the interview.
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