The National Law University, Delhi (‘University’) through Project 39A (P39A) is seeking to engage, on a contractual basis, one Associate (Mitigation) at its campus in Dwarka, New Delhi. The contract will be for one year initially and can be extended on an annual basis at the discretion of the University. The Associate will be responsible for working on cases being handled by P39A, primarily concerning prisoners sentenced to death.
Post Associate (Mitigation)
Salary Rs. 50,000 – 60,000 per month.
A. Graduate with a degree in social work, psychology, journalism, development studies, economics, sociology, law or any allied discipline. A degree in law is not mandatory but will be an advantage.
B. At least 2 years of work experience in the respective field would be preferred.
C. Any previous field work involving an emphasis on communication skills, investigative capacities and/or mental health will be considered an advantage.
D. Substantial proficiency in reading/ speaking Hindi will be necessary and additional proficiency in any other Indian language would be an advantage
Interested persons may send their resumé and a statement of purpose, explaining their interest in working on the issue of death penalty and the contribution that they see themselves making through this position. The statement of purpose must not exceed 750 words. Please send your resumé and statement of purpose to email@example.com . The subject of the e-mail should be “Project 39A - Application for Associate (Mitigation)”. Please note that the subject line should be exactly the same as mentioned above else the application may not be accepted.
Deadline: Applications must reach us no later than 5 January, 2020 after which the applications will not be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be informed of the latest by 12 January, 2020.