Applications for one Junior Research Fellow for DBT
30/05/2019

Applications are invited for one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position under a DBT funded Project titled "Biodiversity Characterisation at Community Level in India Using Earth Observation Data".

Submit Application on or before 14th June 2019.

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR ONE JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW

 

Applications are invited for one Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position under a DBT funded Project titled "Biodiversity Characterisation at Community Level in India Using Earth Observation Data".

Nature of Work: Biodiversity data collection in forests, remote sensing data processing and GIS analysis

Age limit: 28 years (relaxable as per Government of India Rules)

Fellowship tenure: 3 years

Fellowship: 25,000/- +20% HRA per month for the first and second year and 28,000/- + 20% HRA per month for the third year

Essential qualifications: Master's degree (first class) in Botany/Forestry/Ecology/Environmental Science/ Biodiversity and Conservation

Desirable Qualifications:

•    Pass in CSIR/ UGC NET/GATE
•    Experience in ecological surveys/species identification/forest inventories
•    Willingness to carry out field work in difficult terrain and remote locations
•    Good oral and written skills in English
•    Computer skills

Application Procedure:  Interested candidates should submit their bio-data with a covering letter and contact details of two referees with their designations, email ids, phone numbers on or before 14 June 2019 by post or by email or in person.

•    Application should be addressed to Principal Investigator (DBT Project), Department of Ecology, French Institute of Pondicherry, 11, Saint Louis Street, Pondicherry 605001
•    By Email: ayyappan.n@ifpindia.org. The subject of the email should be "JRF-DBT project".

Selection Procedure: By interview of short listed candidates. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

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