Research Biologist jobs in Dehradun - Wildlife Institute of India

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  • 2018-12-20

Job Description

The Wildlife Institute of India (WII), Dehradun is a premier national autonomous Institute of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India in the field of teaching, training and research in the area of wildlife conservation and Protected Area management. The Institute wishes to engage eight research personnel for various positions on contractual basis for the following projects and Tiger Cell:-

Essential Qualification : B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Wildlife Science/Botany/Zoology/Forestry / Life Sciences/Environmental Sciences /Environmental Management/ Agricultural Sciences/Veterinary Sciences/Biotechnology/Genetics with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks from a recognized University.

Desirable Qualification : Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation will be preferred. Able to do field work in harsh condition.

Job description : Population estimation using camera traps, mark recapture, distance sampling and occupancy analysis. Habitat evaluation and human disturbance assessment. The research work will be carried out in different parts of India. Work will be primarily at field sites with occasional visits to the HQ at Dehradun.

Age Limit : Not exceeding 35 years for B.E./ B. Tech./M.Sc. and 28 years for B.Sc as on the date of application.

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Key Skills

  • Research Biologist
  • Wildlife Science
  • Botanist
  • Zoologist
  • Forestry
  • Life Science
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Management
  • Veterinary Science
  • Biotechnologist
  • Genetics


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B.Sc, B.Tech/B.E, M.Sc

About Wildlife Institute of India

The Wildlife Institute of India is a premier National Institution in the field of Wildlife Research, Conservation, Training and Management. The Institute is looking for bright candidates for filling up of Group-A Scientific 05 (five) positions of ‘Scientist-C’ on Direct Recruitment (D.R.) basis. The applications are invited from citizens of India for filling up of the following posts:
Qualification : Master Degree in Wildlife Science/Life Sciences/Computer Science/Veterinary Sciences with 03 (THREE) years experience in wildlife research. OR Ph.D. in any of above fields with 01 (ONE) year experience in the above field.
Age: Not exceeding 31 years in case of candidates possessing Master’s degree and 34 years in case of candidates having Ph.D. degree as on last date of receipt of application.


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