IIMU is a research-intensive institution. You may attend regular workshops by both resident as well as visiting faculty members where research papers are presented and discussed. Salaries are competitive with similar positions in India. The faculty you work with will be willing to provide recommendation letters as well as provide you guidance on the application process to top PhD programs.
You should consider yourself a good fit for this position if you are seriously considering pursuing a PhD, and want to get some experience to see if a research career is meant for you. You will assist up to three professors in projects on finance and accounting, as well as in projects that cut across other disciplines, such as at the interface of operations and finance. The skills you develop will help you in applying to top ranked doctoral programs in Finance and Accounting.
This is a research position in an academic setting. You will assist with:
Bachelor’s degree in quantitative disciplines (such as Engineering, Economics, Statistics or Mathematics) from any of the top-tier colleges in the country is preferred. Highly motivated candidates with an undergraduate degree from other disciplines, but with good mathematical background may also apply. The following are required (desirable)