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Wildlife Institute of India. WII

Last Date - 30-09-2021
City / State - Dehradun , Uttarakhand
Education - Doctoral Degree, Post Graduate
Advt. No. - WII/AE&CB/BH/Recruitment/2021-02
Wildlife Institute of India. WII

The Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun invites online application from INDIAN NATIONALS to no. of posts for various projects on purely contractual basis.

Project No 1 : Long term monitoring of tigers, co-predators and prey in tiger reserves and other tiger bearing areas of Vidarbha, Maharashtra

Project No 2 : Understanding Large Carnivore Conflict Issues in Maharashtra for Suggesting Conflict Reduction measures

Project No 3 : Response to Anthropocene and Climate change: Movement ecology of selected mammal species across the Indian Himalayan Region

Project No 4 : Biodiversity impact assessment, wildlife study and preparation of wildlife passage plan for improvement and upgradation to 4- lane configuration of MeerutNazibabad section of NH-119, Uttar Pradesh

Post Name Post-doctoral Fellow/ Project Scientist – I (Ecology) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 56,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Doctoral Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences from a recognized University.

Desired Qualifications: Demonstrated experience/ aptitude in a) spatial analysis and ecological modelling, b) statistical analysis, c) project design and coordination of multi-disciplinary project team and field data collection c) research publications in peer-reviewed national/ international journals

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Senior Project Associate (Ecology) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 42,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University. Minimum four (04) years of research experience in relevant field after Masters’ degree is required. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences from a recognized University

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation are preferred. Prior experience of sampling using camera trapping, distance sampling and radiotelemetry. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions

Age max 40 yrs
Post Name Senior Project Associate (Genetics) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 42,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Genetics with a minimum of 60%aggregate marks from a recognized University
AND
Minimum four (04) years of research experience in relevant field after Masters’ degree is required. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Genetics from a recognized University.

Desired Qualifications: Candidates with prior experience of working on non-invasive techniques of population genetics of wild animals. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions

Age max 40 yrs
Post Name Project Associate – I (RS & GIS) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 31,000 + HRA
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Geoinformatics/ Remote Sensing/ GIS/ Geography orrelated fields with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University. Candidates who are pursuing or have completed their PhD need not apply for this post.

Desired Qualifications: Demonstrated experience/ aptitude in a) ESRI products (ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro), b) spatial analysis and ecological modelling, c) management of spatial database, Remote Sensing and GIS analysis, d) statistical analysis, and e) report writing

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Project Associate – I (Statistics) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 31,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Mathematics/ Statistics with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University. Candidates who are pursuing or have completed their PhD need not apply for this post.

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in analysing biological and/or field observation data are preferred. Knowledge of R program is desirable

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Project Associate – I (Ecology) (Project No 1)
No. of Vacancy 3
Pay Rs. 31,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University. Candidates with a Masters’ Degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Genetics and/or are pursuing or have completed their PhD need not apply for this post.

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation are preferred. Prior experience of sampling using camera trapping, distance sampling and radiotelemetry. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Senior Project Associate (Ecology) (Project No 2)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 42,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University.
AND
Minimum four (04) years of research experience in relevant field after Masters’ degree is required. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences from a recognized University.

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation are preferred. Prior experience of sampling using camera trapping, distance sampling and radiotelemetry. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions.

Age max 40 yrs
Post Name Project Associate – I/ II (Ecology) (Project No 3)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay PA – I: Rs. 31,000 + HRA PA – II: Rs. 35,000 + HRA
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University.
AND
(for PA II) Minimum two (02) years of research experience in relevant field after Masters’ degree is required. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.For PA – I: Candidates with a Masters’ Degree in Biotechnology/Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Genetics need not apply for this post. For PA – I, II: Candidates who are pursuing or have completed their PhD need not apply for this post.

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation are preferred. Prior experience of sampling using camera trapping, distance sampling and radiotelemetry. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Project Scientist – I (Ecology) (Project No 4)
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 56,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University. AND More than six (06) years of research experience after Masters’ degree in the field related to road/ rail ecology. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.

Desired Qualifications: Demonstrated experience/ aptitude in a) spatial analysis and ecological modelling, b) statistical analysis, c) project design and coordination of multi-disciplinary project team and field data collection

Age max 35 yrs
Post Name Senior Project Associate (Ecology) (Project No 4)
No. of Vacancy 3
Pay Rs. 42,000 + HRA pm
Educational Qualification

Masters’ Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognized University.
AND
Minimum four (04) years of research experience in relevant field after Masters’ degree is required. Publications in peerreviewed journals in relevant field.
OR
Doctoral Degree in Wildlife Science/ Botany/ Zoology/ Forestry/ Life Science/ Agriculture/ Environmental Sciences from a recognized University

Desired Qualifications: Candidate(s) with prior experience in sampling design and animal abundance estimation are preferred. Prior experience of sampling using camera trapping, distance sampling and radiotelemetry. Knowledge of GIS and GPS is desirable. Should be able to undertake arduous field work under rigorous conditions.

Age max 40 yrs

How to Apply - Candidates can apply for multiple positions if eligible. Please provide your preference while filling the online application. Link to application form: https://mahadata.wii.gov.in/applicationform/sept2021_1/

Closing of online application September 30, 2021 17:30 HRS

Online essay test October 11, 2021 11:00 HRS

Publication of interview shortlist & Online interview : Date(s) and link of the online interview will be communicated to shortlisted candidates and uploaded on the WII website latest by October 22, 2021.