Research Fellow

  • Full Time
  • Kathmandu
  • Posted 11 months ago
  • Expire Date October 13, 2020
  • Job Status PUBLISH

Job Details

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Categories: Research
  • Location: Kathmandu
  • Posted On: 11 months ago

Company Description

 

No. of Vacancies: 02

Research Fellow 1 (Governance): expertise in social or political science

Essential Qualifications:

  • PhD in social or political science, including environmental policy
  • Evidence of good English writing and speaking and translation skills
  • Experience in working with NGOs
  • Demonstrable understanding of multi-stakeholder governance
  • Competency in stakeholder engagement and consultation
  • Knowledge of natural resource management certification

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Evidence of peer-reviewed publications, preferably in Q1 journals
  • GIS skills

Research Fellow 1 (Natural Capital Valuation): expertise in GIS and data analytics

Essential Qualifications:

  • PhD in natural resource management, including natural capital valuation
  • Evidence of good English writing and speaking and translation skills
  • Experience in working with NGOs
  • Demonstrable understanding of multi-stakeholder governance
  • Competency in natural capital valuation methodologies including payments for ecosystem services
  • GIS skills including data analytics

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Evidence of peer reviewed publications, preferably in Q1 journals
  • Knowledge of natural resource management certification

Note: Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Appointment : 

The fellowships are for three years. The initial appointment will be for one year and is renewable for another two years based on performance. The salary offered to successful candidates will be within the limits of the allocated project budget, which can range in between Nepali Rupees (NPR) 60,000 and 65,000 per month (depending upon the conversion rate of NPR with Australian Dollar). Income tax will be deducted as per the prevailing law of the Government.

Applying Procedure

The application deadline is 20 October 2019. Short-listed candidates will be invited for presentation and interview.

Please send: 

  • A letter of application summarizing your strengths
  • Recent curriculum vitae
  • Names and addresses of three referees

To Address:

The Principal
Kathmandu Forestry College
Koteshwor, Kathmandu
Tel +977-l-5147211
E-mail: [email protected][email protected]

Notes: 

  • Selected candidate if currently working with other government or non-government agencies is required to submit “no objection” letter or other evidence of non-association with the former within a specified period, before she/he can be hired
  • Candidates who have obtained academic degree from foreign university should have received letter of equivalence from Tribhuvan University

Source

  • Kathmandu Forestry College
    By: admin

Address info

Share this Job

English English Nepali Nepali