About CSEP:

The Centre for Social and Economic Progress (CSEP) is an independent Indian public policy think tank dedicated to addressing the profound challenges facing India. Formerly known as Brookings India, CSEP focuses on crucial areas such as economic growth and development, energy, resources, sustainability, foreign policy, and security.

About the Opportunity:

CSEP is looking for driven research professionals who share our passion for tackling India’s complex issues. As a Research Assistant/Analyst, you should possess specialized training in your field and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Additionally, you should stay informed about both global and national developments within your area of expertise.

About CSEP, New Delhi:

Located in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, CSEP is a multidisciplinary think tank with expertise in various domains, including International Relations, Health, Energy, Economics, and Public Policy. Our research faculty comprises individuals with backgrounds in policymaking, academia, industry, and consulting. We’re proud to have Distinguished Fellows who are esteemed policymakers among our research faculty. CSEP is committed to conducting independent, credible, unbiased, and rigorous research. Our research findings are frequently published in global and national journals, and we actively engage with policymakers and thought leaders. At CSEP, our scholars benefit from a supportive and collaborative working environment. As a leading think tank, we take pride in our intellectual community that strives to make a lasting impact on society.


  • MA Economics from a recognized National Level University.
  • Minimum one year of work experience.
  • Global exposure.
  • Skills in research methods.
  • Strong verbal and written communication abilities.
  • Proficiency in quantitative and econometric analysis or Stata.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively.

Application Process:

  • Apply Here: CSEP Career Application
  • Candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis, so we encourage you to apply promptly. Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and may be required to complete a technical writing skill test.
  • Application Deadline: September 17, 2023

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