Research Assistant – Media Team

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 analysing the gaps between Sinhala 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 and are interested in engaging in current socio – political issues.

Excellent translation skills from Tamil to English is a mandatory requirement for this role. You will be involved in reading, translating, writing and administrative tasks.




  • Bachelor’s degree in the arts stream;
  • Competency in MS Office programmes;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Deadline: 15th June 2019

To apply: Send your CV and Cover Letter to