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Category: Research Organization
Name of the post: Director (Research)
No. of Vacancies: 01 (one)
Job Description / Responsibility:

BISR is a non-profit multi-disciplinary research organization. Its research findings have been published in 59 national and international journals. BISR is now inviting application from Bangladeshi scholars or foreign scholars having permission for working in Bangladesh for the position of Research Director (RD). The tasks of the RD include:

  • Monitoring and supervising on-going research works to ensure completion within time, budget and right quality
  • Fund raising for the research and project works for the organizations
  • Preparing articles for world class journals and giving comments on and editing articles of other research scholars
  • Preparing research proposals, concept papers, research reports and attending seminars, conferences, etc.
  • Prepare yearly research and publication plan
Job Nature


Educational Requirements

Candidate must have Ph.D degree in environmental sciences, climate change, disaster management or social sciences from any reputed universities. S/he must be eligible for becoming professor in any reputed university of Bangladesh.

Experience Requirements

Must have a proven record of fund raising per year minimum BDT. 65.0 lakh for research and project works. Minimum sixteen years of experience in research or teaching works and having minimum sixteen articles as a single author or 30 articles as joint author published in well reputed international peer reviewed journals.

Additional Job Requirements

Excellent interpersonal communication skills. Fluency in speaking English and good command over written English. Excellent computer operation skills. Able to edit reports, articles and op-ed.

Salary Range

Tk.150,000-200,000 (negotiable)

Other Benefits

Other benefits as per organization’s policy.

Job Location


Applying Instruction

Please submit CV with photograph, credentials and a motivation letter to: Chairman, bisr@agnionline.com;

Application Deadline: Till fill up of the post

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated.

The authority reserves the right to reject all or any application.