The Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun invites application through interview for engaging technical manpower for the project titled “Wildlife Survey in the State of Haryana”. The period of engagement will be for a period of 10 months.
Principal Project Associate (1 Post)
Essential Qualification (EQ): Master’s Degree in Wildlife Science/Natural Sciences/Life Science from a recognized University or equivalent and eight years’ experience in Research and Development inIndustrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organizations and Scientific activities and services or Doctoral Degree in relevant subject from recognized University with four years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organizations and Scientific activities and services.
Desired Qualifications: Research experience in designing and implementing surveys for various wildlife species at landscape level. Knowledge of Distance Sampling, Camera Trapping, and other field related techniques.
Age limit: 40 years
Salary: Rs. 49,000 + HRA
Project Associate (4 Posts)
Essential Qualification (EQ): M. Sc in Life Sciences/ Wildlife Sciences/ Forestry/ Environmental Science/ Environmental Management from a recognized university.
Desired Qualifications: Experience in animal census. Working knowledge of line transects, distance sampling and camera trapping.
Age limit: 35 Years
Salary: Rs. 31,000 + HRA
The candidates are required to submit their CV/bio-data along with copies of educational qualifications, experience and statement of purpose (Detailed description not less than 500 words about how their experience is relevant for the implementation of the project) to the Registrar, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun upto 1700 hrs. on or before 15.10.2020 by email registrar[at]wii.gov.in. The applications received late will not be considered by the Institute. The applicant should mention name of the post applied in the subject.
Important dates & Interview
The screened-in/shortlisted candidates will be called for personal interview. The interview will be held on 20th October 2020 from 1000 hrs. onwards. The short-listed candidates will be informed by email for attending the interview before 19th October 2020. The selection will be made on the basis of the interview scheduled on 20th October 2020.
The objective of the project is to conduct Wildlife Survey in the State of Haryana for the year 2020 – 21. The job of the PPA is to coordinate the trainings and the implementation of the project. The PPA and PA – I shall coordinate wildlife census training with the forest department, shall impart trainings, help in data collection, analysis and report writing.