Zoological Survey of India hiring for Post Doctoral Fellow
Company :
Zoological Survey of India
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Job Role :
Post Doctoral Fellow
Eligibility :
MSc/PhD
Experience :
Experienced
Job Location :
Kolkata
Last Date :
22 Feb 2020

Company Profile:

The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) was established on 1st July, 1916 to promote survey, exploration and research leading to the advancement in our knowledge of various aspects of exceptionally rich life of the erstwhile ´British Indian Empire´. The survey has its genesis in the establishment of the Zoological Section of the Indian Museum at Calcutta in 1875. By gradually strengthening its staff and expanding its research programme, the Survey has met the challenge of the past and is on its way to meet the demands of the future. It has maintained its primary objectives unchanged from its inception.

Essential Qualifications:

M.Sc. in Zoology/Life Sciences/Natural Sciences (Biotechnology/ Bio-Informatics/ Forensic Sciences) and PhD or equivalent degree in Zoology/ Life Sciences from a recognized University from India and having 3 years of research/ teaching experience (duration of PhD to be considered as research experience) in a recognized Institution/ University after M.Sc. with at least two (2) research papers in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journals.

Desirable Qualifications:

Research experience in taxonomy, systematics, zoology or allied subject supported by publications, field survey experience in nature and wildlife, wildlife photography, knowledge of Computer, GIS and basic field data collection and statistical analysis, experience of molecular work evident by publications, expexrience on publication, review and editorial work.

Age Limit:

The upper age limit for applying for award of PDF shall be 35 years as on 20th February 2020. Upper age limit is relaxed up to 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC-Non Creamy Layer (NCL)/Women/ Physically Challenged applicants.

Remuneration:

Rs. 47,000/- + Admissible HRA (As per rules) per month, Rs. 49,000/- & Rs.54,000/- in subsequent years based on performance and recommendations of the committee.

Application Fee:

Applications must be accompanied by a Fee in the form of an Account Payee Bank Demand Draft (Rs.400/- for general candidates, Rs. 200/- for OBC candidates and Rs.100/- for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes/PH candidates) in favour of the Pay and Accounts Officer (BSI/ZSI), 234/4, A.J.C. Bose Road, Nizam Palace Complex, Kolkata.

How to Apply:

Candidates should submit the duly filled-in applications with attested true copies of testimonials of educational qualifications, research experience, proof for date of birth etc., along with copies of mark sheets of all examinations and ‘No Objection Certificate’ from present employer (if employed) to The Director, Zoological Survey of India, M-Block, New Alipore, Kolkata by Speed Post/Registered Post super scribed on the top of the envelope Application for POST DOCTORAL FELLOW (Post No…….) within one months from date of publication of the advertisement.