Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Develops and enhances the ongoing research providing insight and scholarly innovation, especially in quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research, as well as research capacity building activities of CRRC-Armenia;
  • Leads and contributes to capacity building in research methodology, research design based on innovative methods and approaches; 
  • Directs generation of high quality research output in a range of different formats to reach a broad audience for CRRC’s work; 
  • Works closely with CRRC staff to support the development of cohesive research strategies;
  • Contributes to identifying potential sources for funding research projects and project proposal development in strategic priority themes;
  • Communicates with donors, partners and other stakeholders locally and internationally in terms of  research project design and implementation; encourages regional and global cooperation in research;
  • Contributes to research project management to ensure maximum impact through well planned and managed team work and associated workflow;
  • Is competent in managing talent in research;
  • Undertakes other duties to further CRRC’s overall strategic goals. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Educational attainment ideally must be at the PhD level, preferably in social sciences with extensive research and research project management experience. 
  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible and demonstrated results in research in international context, with application of quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods (including evaluations) research;
  • Outstanding organizational and communication skills;
  • Excellent writing skills in Armenian and English are required, knowledge of Russian is desirable;
  • Strong computer and statistical software skills;
  • Strong evidence of being a successful team player is a must. 

About Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC)

CRRC-Armenia Foundation is a regionally focused and nationally based independent, non-partisan research center. Its core mandate is to address national and regional socio-economic and political challenges via high-quality data collection, analysis and en