Internship

Centre for Research & Education for Social Transformation (CREST)
Calicut, Kerala, India
Internship

Centre for Research and Education for Social Transformation (CREST)

An autonomous institution under Government of Kerala

KIRTADS Campus, Chevayur, Calicut – 673 017 Kerala India

Tel: (0495) 2355342, 2351496 Fax (0495) 2351496 www.crest.ac.in

Email: crest.calicut@gmail.com

Internship opportunity at the Centre for Research & Education for Social Transformation (CREST) Calicut, Kerala, India

Centre for Research & Education for Social Transformation (CREST) is an autonomous institution involved with research and educational programmes that are relevant for the marginalized communities of India. The Centre is taking women interns for a period of 3-4 months.

The interns will be working with a group of 40 graduates from Dalit/Adivasi and minority communities of Kerala who are undergoing Post Graduate Certificate Course for Professional Development at CREST.

Criteria for selection

  • Graduate/ Masters  students in social science  from reputed  institutions outside India
  • Excellent oral and writing communication skills in English
  • Willingness to work as part of a closely integrated team
  • Ability to provide small group tutorial
  • Involve with the studies  on a broad range of issues relevant for the Dalit and Adivasi communities of India
  • Understanding  on  the issues concerning the socially excluded /underprivileged communities in India

The interns are expected to

  • Assist in conducting the  Post Graduate Certificate Course for Professional Development
  • Assist students in group projects
  • Provide small group tutorials
  • Provide soft skills for the students at CREST

Internships at CREST provide a unique opportunity to outstanding young scholars interested developing communities of India, particularly Kerala. International /local travel expenses should be met by the candidates. The Interns will be based in Calicut, Kerala.  Free accommodation can be provided to women interns. CREST will provide Rs. 12000/- ( Approximately 185 USD) towards expenses for food.

Application Procedure

Please send by e-mail to crest.calicut@gmail.com along with the following application materials and include Internship vacancies in the subject line:

  • A cover letter
  • C.V.
  • One references (to be sent directly to Professor. D.D.Nampoothiri , Executive Director, CREST ddnampoothiri@gmail.com  )

 

There is no Application Deadline. We strongly encourage women candidates to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For more information on the internship please contact Vinod Krishnan, Associate Programme Coordinator, CREST at vinodkrishnan@msn.com  

Closing date: 
31st December 2017