Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) invites application for the position Research Associate
Title of project: Interlinkage of ecosystem services and human wellbeing to enhance climate-smart landscapes in small watersheds: analysis for policy-relevant solutions in South Asian context
Sponsor of the project: Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research
Post Name: Research Associate
No. of Post: 01
Qualifications: Post Graduate Degree with a minimum 55% marks in the last qualifying degree.
Candidates with a Degree in Economics/ Geography/ Environmental Science Geosciences and with knowledge of GIS (mapping and analysis of geo-spatial data) will be given preference.
Emoluments: Rs. 18,000/- per month consolidated
Duration: 6 months; Not extendable.
Job description: Engage in field survey. conducting arranging Focused Group Discussions (FGDs). data entry and analysis. prepare maps. use GIS tools. report writing and any other work related to research project. It is not necessarily for the candidate to reside in Roorkee during the survey period but for the last two months (tentatively January and February 2022),the RA needs to be in campus. The assignment involves traveling to villages in the hills and knowledge of Hindi is a prerequisite. TADA will be available for the field survey as per Institute rules.
Preference will be given to SC/ST candidates on equal qualifications and experience.