A Resource Centre for Bio-diversity based Livestock development
Research Associate / Visiting Scientist Position at Anthra- A Resource Centre for Bio-diversity based Livestock development
ANTHRA is a non-profit Trust , started by women veterinary scientists, working primarily in the field of Livestock development. We offer technical, training, research, policy and advocacy support on issues related to livestock production and development in the larger context of natural resources, biodiversity and people’s livelihood systems. ANTHRA provides a pleasant working environment with opportunities to grow and learn. We encourage a non-hierarchical enabling atmosphere and essentially work as teams. At ANTHRA we reach beyond the fixed boundaries of job responsibilities and take up new and exciting challenges with ample scope for creative _expression and innovation.
Rainfed Agriculture and Livestock Development
1. Coordination of Training Courses on Livestock Development in Rainfed agriculture contexts
2. Process documentation of training and technical support to groups
3. Field visits
4. Research and analyses of policies that have implications for livestock rearing communities.
5. Process documentation reports, drafting critical position papers, preparing background information and technical papers for discussion and/or publication
Location : Candidate must be prepared to travel and work in rural, remote areas of the country Should be willing to meet challenges of a demanding but exciting job Candidate must have excellent English language and preferably one of the following Indian langauages (Hindi/Telugu/Kannada/Oriya/ Tamil)
Basic Computer skills desirable
Qualification : Masters in Agricultural Science or any of the Social science disciplines. Prior experience working on dryland agriculture is desirable. Willingness to travel and work in the rural areas.
Languages: English and preferably one of the following Indian languages- Telugu / Kannada/ Tamil Basic Computer skills
Women are encouraged to apply
Salary will be commensurate with persons experience and qualifications
Apply immediately with CV to
Andhra Pradesh, India
email : [email protected]