Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE) is seeking to fill one faculty position for its Eastern Himalaya-Northeast India Initiative based in Gangtok, Sikkim.
The position will be affiliated to the Ecosystem Services and Human Well Being Programme of the Suri Sehgal Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation. The position will focus on building an interdisciplinary understanding of the impacts of climate and other global change on agro-ecosystems in the Eastern Himalaya-Northeast India. This includes (but is not limited to):
The applicant may have a background in agriculture and soil sciences/environmental sciences
Appointments and emoluments
Appointments will normally be at the level of Fellow (equivalent to Assistant Professor), but candidates for more senior positions will also be considered. Similarly, fresh PhDs could be considered for 'faculty-track' post-doctoral positions. The positions are long-term, supported by endowments. Salaries at
Faculty Position for work on Climate and Global Change Adaptation for the ATREE Eastern Himalaya-Northeast India Initiative
ATREE are competitive and at par with the IITs/IISc. The position will be based in Gangtok, but will involve regular visits to Bangalore for teaching and research meetings.
ATREE is one of South Asia's leading conservation and environmental research organizations. ATREE seeks to address pressing environmental challenges through interdisciplinary research, teaching and active engagement with civil society and policy makers. ATREE fosters autonomy, professional growth, diversity and gender equity at the work place. Women and persons from underprivileged groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should email their CV, names and contact information of three references, a concise and clear proposal (five pages) and a letter describing their professional goals and interests. Mails and queries should be addressed to:
The HR Officer, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Royal Enclave, Srirampura, Jakkur P.O. Bangalore 560 064. Tel: +91 (80) 2363-5555, Fax: 2353-0070