For action research in Himalayan region. Various positions:- Climate Change, Hydrogeology, Sociology, Urban Planning and Development, and related social science and science fields.
Desired Qualification: M.A./M.Sc./M.Phil in Environmental Sciences, Natural Resource Management, Sustainable Development, Climate Science, Geology and other related subjects.
We are looking for highly motivated candidates to work in projects on environmental and developmental issues related to the Lower Himalayas. The work would focus on understanding issues of climate change, communities in transition, and urban dynamics of Himalayan towns. Some of the thematic areas are related to water access, livelihood, and sustainability.
Ideally, the candidate should be dynamic and expressive in their work, willing to invest their time into understanding the nuances of developmental issues in the Himalayan context. The candidate should be flexible enough to devote a portion of their time in the field, as well as dynamic enough to work outside of their comfort zone. A keen interest and right attitude in research aspects would also be useful.
Desirable: Additional knowledge of soft-wares such as GIS and AutoCAD would be helpful.
Interested candidates, may send their application in the form of: a. Letter of Motivation/Cover Letter b. Curriculum Vitae c. Recommendations to be submitted when requested