Recruitment Notice: Vacancy for Research Assistant


Center of Excellence in Higher Education

Research Assistant (Assistant Officer) 

South Asian Institute of Policy and Governance (SIPG)- 01 position   

South Asian Institute of Policy and Governance (SIPG) of North South University (NSU) seeks applications for the following position. Only eligible candidates will be contacted by NSU for written examination and interview.   


Job Description: 

Candidates should: 

  • Managing Academic Programs of SIPG 
  • Working on printing and publication materials related to the SIPG  
  • Coordinating with faculty members regarding course development, management/administrative issues.
  • Keeping close coordination with faculties and students regarding research activities  
  • Dealing with admission, registration, academic and other administrative issues of the students  
  • Maintaining liaison with the Registrar’s office, Administration, Graduate Studies, IT and other departments.   
  • Working as liaison officer for the visiting scholars and foreign students 
  • Corresponding with the national and international organizations regarding the academic programs 
  • Organizing conferences, workshops, seminars, webinars and other events of CPS & SIPG when necessary 
  • Reporting annually on the academic program’s progress 
  • Coordinating some research projects if required.  
  • Creation of online content for website and social media when required   

Essential Requirements: 

  • Master’s degree preferably from abroad in a relevant discipline such as Public Administration/ Political

Science/Development Studies/ Economics/Sociology/ Statistics/ Business Administration with at least 2nd class/ CGPA 2.25 out of 4 

  • Experience in research & program management will be given preference. 


Age limit: Not exceeding 32 years 

Pay Scale: Tk. 12,307 – 1,231 – 30,767 (as per NSU policy)  

Other terms and condition 

  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Bangla.
  • Have good IT competency, interpersonal skills, team spirit and be able to work under pressure.
  • Candidates should be available for shifting/roster duty and flexible to work in various situations. 
  • Other necessary work as designated by the authority  
  • Experienced candidates will be given preference, but freshers are also encouraged to apply. 
  • Third Division/class/equivalent CGPA of the candidates in any educational level will not be accepted. 

NSU reserves the right not to appoint anyone if suitable candidates are not found.

Any prior communication or persuasion to the position will be considered as a disqualification. Interested candidates are requested to apply through by October 11, 2022. No hard copy of application will be accepted.  

Director (Administration)


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