Wildlife Institute of India Recruitment 02 Project Assistant for SERB- DST Project. Walk-in 02/08/2017


Wildlife Institute of India is recruiting eligible candidates for 02 posts of Project Assistant. Interested and eligible candidates may appear directly for the Walk-in-Interview along with prescribed application/testimonials on below mentioned scheduled dates and venue. Advt. No. WII/RC/PYTHON/2017/01. Candidates selected for the post will be on contractual basis for the project Spatio – temporal and Thermal Ecology  of Indian Python (Python molurus molurus Linn.1758) in Moyar River Vallry, Tamil Nadu (SERB – DST Project) for one year duration. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —


No. of Vacancies: 02 Nos.


Educational Qualification: Graduation in Science with minimum one year of Wildlife related research experience


Desirable: a) Master’s degree in Wildlife Biology/Zoology/ Forestry/ Botany/ Environmental Science/ Life Sciences/ Geo-Informatics or any comparable discipline from a recognized University is an advantage but not essential.

b) Experience/ Interest in radio-telemetry, Plant Taxonomy vegetation quantification, animal census techniques, and handling herpetofauna.

c) Fluent in Tamil, English with Driving License (4 wheeler) is an advantage.

d) Keen desire to carryout fieldwork with minimum logistics support in remote areas. Interest in scientific work, high motivation, very good organizational skills and interest to work in interdisciplinary team.

e) Analytical, scientific communication and working experience in GIS is an advantage.


Age Limit: Maximum-32 years


Consolidated Pay: Rs. 22,000/- per month.


Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST, 03 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD category. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Interview.

Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Wildlife Institute of India — www.wii.gov.in


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


How to Apply:

Candidates residing within Dehra Dun may appear directly for the Walk-in-Interview in person on below scheduled dates along with prescribed application format (See PDF file given below) and copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents.

Whereas candidates residing outside Dehra Dun may appear for the interview through online video conference/ Skype and must submit their application form along with soft (scanned) copy of their educational qualification and research experience certificates, Skype ID in advance through email to Dr. Ramesh Chinnasamy (Scientist C) – rameshc@wii.gov.in on or before 28/07/2017.


Date & Venue of Walk-in-Interview:

Date: 02/08/2017.

Venue: Wildlife Institute of India (WII)


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement

Official website of Wildlife Institute of India — www.wii.gov.in

For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF

For Application Format, See following PDF file — Download Application Form