National Law University, Delhi ('University') through Project 39A invites applications from eligible candidates to engage, on a contractual basis, an Associate (Mitigation) at its campus in Dwarka, New Delhi.

Compensation: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and will be within the range of Rs. 55,000 – 65,000 per month.


  • Graduate with a degree in social work, psychology, journalism, development studies, economics, sociology, law or any allied discipline. A degree in law is not mandatory but will be an advantage.
  • At least two (2) years of work experience in the respective field would be preferred.
  • Any previous fieldwork involving an emphasis on communication skills, investigative capacities and/or mental health will be considered an advantage.
  • Substantial proficiency in reading/ speaking Hindi will be necessary. Additional proficiency in Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu would be an advantage.

How to Apply: Interested persons may send their resume and a statement of purpose, explaining their interest in working on the death penalty and the contribution that they see

themselves making through this position. The statement of purpose must not exceed 750 words. Applications and documents will be accepted only through the form available here

Last date for submission of application: November 10, 2021

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