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Book Talk РThe Migration-Development Regime: How Class Shapes Indian Emigration by Dr.Rina Agarwala 

Registration started for the Eighth Batch of Techniques and Analysis in Migration Research which will be commensed on June 1, 2023



Kerala Migration Survey 2023 takes place through Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation under the direction of Dr. S. Irudaya Rajan, Visiting Fellow, GIFT and Chair, IIMAD which is funded by the Government of Kerala.

Our Founder President Dr. K.C. Zachariah departed us on 17th January 2023. 

Chair is part of both Jharkhand Migration Survey 2023 (10000 households) and Odisha Migration Survey 2023 (15000 households)


The junior researchers main task will be to conduct interviews with policy makers, NGO staff and other stake holders in the protection of migrants performing low-skilled work.

Applicants should have

  • A Master degree in Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology or related discipline;
  • Working knowledge of migration governance (migration policies, diaspora policies);
  • Experience conducting qualitative interviews, in particular elite interviews;
  • Expertise – gained through research or living/working in – on at least one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Kenya, Senegal, Uganda;
  • Willingness to spend several months abroad for project fieldwork;
  • Excellent organizational skills;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English;
  • Ability to work in a team and independently.

Contracts are fulltime for up to 18 months.

Deadline for applications is December 9.

The vacancy and link to the application system can be found here https://vacatures.uva.nl/UvA/job/Two-Junior-Researchers-on-Low-Skilled-Migrant-Worker-Policies-%28RIGHTS-Project%29/758404202/