Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun invites application from interested and eligible candidates for the 5 posts of research fellow. WII Dehradun has released notification for the recruitment of 2 SRF and 3 JRF for a period of six years for its research project titled “Tiger re-introduction and recovery programme in Panna Tiger Reserve and the landscape complex, Madhya Pradesh: Phase-II”.
WII Dehradun is a wildlife research and management institute dedicately working in research in wildlife of India.
|Name of Posts||No. of Posts||Pay (Consolidated)||Age Limit (as on 23 April 2014)|
|Senior Research Fellows SRF||02||Rs 14000/-
Rs 18000 pm (for NET Qualified Candidates)
|Senior Research Fellows JRF||03||Rs 12000/-
Rs 16000 pm (for NET Qualified Candidates)
Senior Research Fellows SRF :
Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/Botany/Zoology/Forestry/Life Science/Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences/Biological Sciences/Veterinary Science/Social Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University and at least 2 years research experience after Post-Graduation.
Prior experiences in (i) Radio-tracking of wild animals; (ii) capture-recapture sampling involving camera traps; (iii) Occupancy sampling; (iv) socio-economic surveys; (v) Spatial analysis using Remote Sensing and GIS tools.
Senior Research Fellows JRF :
Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/Botany/Zoology/Forestry/Life Science/Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences/Biological Sciences/Veterinary Science/Social Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University.
Interest and/or experience in (i) distance sampling for prey estimation; (ii) Occupancy sampling; (iii) study of animal behaviour including feeding habits; (iv) capture-recapture sampling involving camera traps; (v) vegetation science; (vi) socio-economic surveys; (vii) habitat evaluation and monitoring.
Contract Duration: Six Years
Selection will be based on interview of the shortlisted candidates.
Date of Interview (tentative): Second week of June 2014
Eligible candidates may send a duly filed application on or before 25th April 2014 in an envelope super-scribed by “Application for SRF/JRF in Panna TR – Advt. No. WII/RES/RSCHRS-SELECTION’2014/A.3.15” at following address:-
Wildlife Institute of India
Post Box # 18, Chandrabani
Dehadun 248 001 Uttarakhand
Note: Attested true copies of testimonials of qualifications, experience, date of birth, caste etc. along with copies of mark sheets of all examinations should be attached with application form.
Last Date of Receipt of Application : 25 April 2014