Opportunities

Programme Officer - EE Programme-Deadline extended
Passionate about the environment and about improving the education system? Dakshin has an opportunity that will let you merge both. We're looking for a resourceful, driven individual with experience in the education sector to join our team. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is identified, so apply at the earliest. For more details,
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Senior Research Assistant - Networks and Fellowships - Open call
Proven ability in public engagement and grassroots capacity building? Great with people and managing sensitive situations? Interested in coastal and marine issues? This job might be just for you! Apply quickly as we'll fill the position as soon as we find a suitable candidate.
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Research Assistant – Coastal Commons, Odisha-Extended Deadline
Looking for someone to develop and execute Dakshin’s work on Coastal Commons at Ganjam Orissa. Proven ability in public engagement and carrying out studies? Interested in community commons? This job might be just for you! Apply quickly as we'll fill the position as soon as we find a suitable candidate.
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Research Assistant – Coastal Commons, Lakshwadeep Islands-Extended Deadline
Looking for someone to develop and execute Dakshin’s work on Coastal Commons at Lakshwadeep Islands. Proven ability in public engagement and carrying out studies? Interested in community commons? This job might be just for you! Apply quickly as we'll fill the position as soon as we find a suitable candidate.
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Consultant, Concept paper on coastal commons
Looking for someone to carry out an in-depth literature review of the coastal commons in India. If you have worked on issues of community commons and have experience in carrying out doctrinal research, this job might be just for you! Apply quickly as we'll fill the position as soon as we find a suitable candidate.
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Volunteers and Interns

We welcome interns and volunteers with a keen interest in coastal and marine work in both the natural and social sciences. Over the years we have offered internships, summer projects and Masters projects to many students from both the social and natural sciences.

If you are interested in spending some time at Dakshin gaining experience in the field of conservation and development, then email us (dakshinfoundation.india@gmail.com) the following information along with an attached copy of your CV.

  1. Statement of Interest (100 words max.)
  2. Language skills (specify language and fluency in speaking, reading and writing)
  3. Duration of availability & ability to travel
  4. Preference for field-based or secondary-data research
  5. University / college requirements (if this counts towards credits)
  6. Internship support (from your institution / elsewhere)

If you’re interested in a particular project & have specific research interests, AND would like to speed up your application process, please identify the current Dakshin project that appeals to you and email the above information to the respective Programme Officer along with your CV.

Thank you!