Recruitment to the post of Two Junior Research fellow in Centre for Climate Change, EPTRI in accordance with DST OM No.SR/S9/Z09T201

Environment Protection Research and Training institute (EPTRI)
Gachibowli Hyderabad -32

Date: 25.01.2020

Recruitment to the post of one Junior Research fellow in Centre for Climate Change, EPTRI in accordance with DST OM No.SR/S9/Z-08/2018 dated 30.01.2019

Junior Research Fellows (Two)

Essential Qualifications: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science with NET qualification in following subjects:

Climate Science / Climate Policy / Environmental Science / Earth Sciences / Meteorology / Satellite Meteorology / Weather Informatics


Essential Qualifications: Graduation Degree in Professional Course with NET qualification or Post Graduate Degree in   Professional course with following subjects:

Water Resources/Hydrology / Water Management/Climate Policy / Energy / Environmental Engineering

Experience in Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation / Water Related Projects will be preferred

The selected candidates need to work on the Department of Science Technology (DST) sanctioned project ‘Strengthening of Climate Change Cell/Centre in Telangana with the following objectives:

  • To establish State Climate Change – Knowledge Management Cell with advanced research capabilities to take up Climate Change issues under DST (SCCC-DST).
  • To build DATA – BANK and a knowledge repository for storing and retrieving Climate Change information at the state level to be useful to all sectoral line departments, institutes/universities, public etc.
  • To establish a network with various stakeholders within the State.
  • To develop in detail sector specific adaptation and mitigation strategies in sectors identified in TSAPCC.
  • Assessment of risk and vulnerability due to climate change in the state through academic institutions.
  • To develop capacity building for all relevant Departments of State Governments/stakeholders, to create awareness on climate change and develop capabilities to handle various issues.
  • To conduct training programmes for all concerned Departments to develop a Climate Change Knowledge Portal for assisting decision makers in framing appropriate policy interventions in the activities of various Government Departments
  • Any other work pertaining to Climate Change Division from time to time

Kindly fill in the application from placed in the EPTRI website and email to &  on or before 10.02.2020. For any clarifications contact Dr. J. Sesha Srinivas, Sr. Scientist (91-40-67567506; Mobile : 9346675891).

Shortlisted candidates will be informed by e-mail for interview. No TA/DA will be paid to candidates appearing for the interview.

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