election-study-internship

Are you interested to be a part of upcoming U.P and Punjab Elections? Do you want to feel the pulse of the people? Will this be a game changer in Indian Politics ? Has the parties delivered on their manifesto promises?

If you feel you can relate to these issues and questions. Do join in our efforts to know more about our Electoral system. There are umpteen things to be done and Centre for Public Policy Research, is endeavouring to trace the footsteps of the electoral process and aiming to find the answers to the questions. We would like you to join in this endeavour either as an Intern. You can be a part of the team to undertake field studies touching on the theme of elections. We will be guiding you for the entire part of the study which will culminate with a research report. Following are the themes of research:

1. Measuring Election expenses

2. Major campaign themes – discourse and comparison

3. Voter Choice – the factors influencing voting behaviour

4. Role of civil society in Indian electoral process

5. De-Politicization trends among the youth

6. Social networking of campaign themes/electoral processes

We welcome applications from highly motivated graduates and post graduates in Social Sciences, such as Political Science, Sociology, Management, and Engineering. This will be a 2-month long internship, starting from December 1, 2016 to January 30, 2017. The internship is based in Kochi, Kerala

Interested applicants can contact us: minna@cppr.in