ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Openings at the EPW


Digital Initiative 

Graphic Designer 

The Graphic Designer will work with the digital editorial team to break down the components of EPW articles, design, recreate and redesign them for a digital audience. They will also be responsible for designing UI, UX changes for the website and provide support for social media. 


  • Undergraduate degree in design or a related field with at least three years experience or a postgraduate degree with a year of similar work experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite
  • Ability to conceptualise templates and layouts for infographics
  • Deep understanding of user experience and digital design
  • Familiar with current practices of interactive and visual media including knowledge of using softwares like Tableau
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS and D3 is a plus

Design Fellowship 

The Design Fellowship is an opportunity for young designers and visual artists to experience innovative practices in research and communications in the digital media space. 

EPW invites applications from candidates with an interest in exploring digital media, research communication, and social media. 

The fellows will be involved in:

  • Working with the digital editorial team to support ideation and execution of products for the web
  • Supporting the organisation’s social media presence
  • Assisting on production of digital curation projects

The fellowship duration is flexible depending on the candidate’s availability. We expect a minimum commitment of 3 months to ensure a productive engagement for both the candidate and the organisation. The maximum duration of the fellowship can be 10 months. Candidates are urged to specify their availability in the cover letter of their application.

How to apply

The last date for receipt of applications for all positions listed above is 16 August 2019

All applications must be emailed to with the subject line: [EPW Digital 2019 - Position you’re applying for]

The application dossier must include:

  • A cover letter describing your interest in the EPW. 
  • An updated CV, including the names of two academic/professional references. (Kindly do not send reference letters at this point. We will contact the referees, as necessary.)
  • Portfolio (online link only or as an attachment)

Please note that incomplete applications or applications that are not sent in the prescribed format will not be processed. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The interview for the shortlisted candidates will be conducted either through Skype and/or in person in Mumbai. 

The selected candidate would be required to work out of our Mumbai office at the earliest. Work experience may influence remuneration.

We give preference to candidates from marginalised backgrounds who meet our requirements. 

*The deadline was extended. 

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