Vacancy – Associate Fellow (Law)

CUTS Institute for Regulation & Competition (CIRC) invites applications from suitable
candidates for the position of Associate Fellow (Law) for immediate joining.
The position expects to help the CIRC team further the mandate of the Institute to undertake
research studies in the areas of competition law and economic regulations. The Institute
promotes the understanding and learning of the interface between law and economics.

Qualifications and Experience
Candidates holding a post-graduate degree in Law from a reputed institute, with a
0-2 years of demonstrable experience in public policy or competition law are
encouraged to apply.

Job Profile and Responsibilities

Associate Fellow (Law) at CIRC is expected to:

• Conducting research (desk and field research) and other related activities to effectively
deliver customized research and capacity building solutions to CIRC clients

• Writing high quality research publications including course modules, research reports,
briefing papers, monographs, articles, etc.

• Development and delivery of academic courses in the core areas ,

• Organising /attending conferences, training programmes, workshops and other events

• Liasioning with regulators and industry for research and capacity building activities

• Implementation of specific activities as assigned from time to time in the course of
discharge of duties

Proficiency in both written and spoken English with excellent communication skills, and
working knowledge of computer applications are essential. Familiarity with software like
Microsoft Word & Excel as well as apps like Dropbox, Google Calendar, etc.

INR 35,000-50,000 per month

The position is based in New Delhi. Travelling around India with potential for international
travelling related to projects and conferences is expected.

To apply

Eligible candidates should send their email to with following documents, along with
an appropriate covering letter:
a. CV
b. Writing sample (published/unpublished)
c. Contact details of two referees (email & mobile number)
Please mention the position you are applying for in subject line of email. Women candidates are
encouraged to apply, as CIRC believes in equal opportunities. Given the large volumes of
applications we receive, we are unable to respond to all applicants and our responses are limited to those who are shortlisted.

CUTS Institute for Regulation & Competition
Second Floor, Flat No. 5,
House No. 658, Khasra No. 258,
Lane No. 4, Westend Marg, Saidulajab,
New Delhi-110 030, India
Ph: +91.11.46170236