The Centre for Law and Policy Research (CLPR) strongly believes that constitutional endurance in India requires a critical popular allegiance built on a shared understanding of constitutional origins and its role in our everydaylife. CLPR’s Constitutional Culture team produces research and writing, digital public goods and builds civic education initiatives to create a robust constitutional culture in India.

We are looking to hire an Associate Editor/Research Associate to join the Constitutional Culture team. This is a full-time position based in Bengaluru.

Scope of Work

  • Engage in research, writing, and public communication that brings India’s richconstitutional and political history to life for diverse audiences.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary academic research projects at CLPR and its Indian andinternational partner universities to advance scholarship on India’s constitutional founding.
  • Develop and deliver cutting-edge workshops on India’s constitutional and politicalhistory for students of diverse educational backgrounds across the country.
  • Assist with organising curated public events for students and the general public.


  • Undergraduate degree in law/social sciences/humanities/media/journalism.
  • Exceptional research and writing skills that engage with topics on law, history, and politics with literary flair and analytical prowess.
  • A desire to contribute to building a vibrant constitutional culture in India.
  • A Master’s degree and/or relevant work experience is preferred but not mandatory. 

How to Apply

Write to and mention ‘Application for Associate Editor/Research Associate | CLPR, 2022’ in the subject of your mail. Attach resume, a statement of purpose, two writing samples (ideally, this should be an academic paper and a journalistic/general piece).

Candidates selected for the first round of interviews will receive a reply within two weeks of their application.