Communications & Research Assistant

The Media Research team offers its researchers the opportunity to learn and engage in a range of interesting topics such as media ethics, media ownership and the gaps between Sinhala, English and Tamil press reporting.


We encourage you to apply for this position if you have a good understanding and knowledge of Sri Lankan current affairs, are passionate about media and politics, are interested in engaging in current socio – political issues and are interested in communicating our research.

Requirements include:

  • Fluency in Sinhala and English and a Degree in social sciences or humanities
  • Interested in communicating our research findings
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Prior work experience in media research or communications will be an added advantage

Send in your CV and Cover Letter to
Deadline: 31st January 2020