Junior Research Scholars @ Centre for Sustainable Future
The Centre for Sustainable Future, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, invites applications for Junior Research Fellows in the project titled “Developing a common facility center for tribals in Siruvani Hills”.
Project Work Would Involve
- Conducting field surveys, PRAs and community mobilization in Siruvani Hills and other areas in Coimbatore.
- Co-ordination of training programs and capacity building of tribals and other stakeholders in lantana craft and furniture making etc.
- Developing education material, Data collection and entry
- Report writing
Qualifications: MSc. Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences, MA Social Science/MSW
Desirable: Ability to communicate in Tamil/Malayalam, Experience in working with tribal communities, Basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel) and Data analysis
Salary: JRF scale for net qualified person Rs. 15,000 to 20, 000/- + 20% HRA p.m. as per the qualification and experience
Age Limit: 28 Years ( Relaxation for the age limit for SC ST OBC and Women candidate as per the DST rules)
Interested candidates may apply on or before 31st March 2018.
About Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is a multi-campus, multi-disciplinary research institute that is accredited ‘A’ by NAAC and is ranked as one of the best research institutions in India. Amrita is spread across five campuses in three states of India – Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, with the headquarters at Ettimadai, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.