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My proposal on “Spatial Distribution of Orchids in relation to their Habitat and climate in the Western Ghats, India” for DST Fast Track Young Scientist program got approved and I have to start the project immediately.

Please find below the advertisement for a JRF position in the said project for three years (2013-2016). I request you to kindly circulate the advertisement in efloraofindia.

Thank you for your kind support.

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Junior Research Fellow in Orchid Ecology

The PG and Research Centre in Botany, Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kerala invites applications from Indian nationals for the post of a Junior Research Fellow in a DST (Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India) funded project entitled “Spatial Distribution of Orchids in relation to their Habitat and climate in the Western Ghats, India” for a period of three years.

Qualification: Master’s degree in Botany/Zoology/Wildlife Biology/Forestry/Ecology or related discipline with minimum 55% marks.

Desirable: UGC-NET/Lectureship qualification, prior experience in ecological research and aptitude for fieldwork in difficult terrains.

Emoluments (consolidated): as per DST norms.

Candidate with strong aptitude for research will be encouraged for Ph.D. registration.

How to apply: Candidates may submit their applications in plain paper along with detailed bio-data (should contain: age and date of birth, details of qualifications; contact details including phone number, email and postal address, a photograph and two reference addresses with email id), copies of educational/professional qualifications and a brief note on your research interests/experience. Completed applications should reach: Dr. Giby Kuiakose, Assistant Professor and Principal Investigator, DST-Project, Department of Botany, Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi–, Ernakulam Dist., Kerala, India, and an email copy to giby.kuriakose@gmail.com on or before 15th June 2013.

The short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. The date of the interview will be intimated by e-mail only. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Additional information on the Department and the research in the department is available at http://www.shcollege.ac.in/websites/shcollege/SH/department.asp?Dept=Botany


 
 
 
 

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