Opportunities

Programme Officer - Communities and Resource Governance - Deadline extended
Are you a natural leader who enjoys building programmes and mentoring teams? Have you always wanted to employ your exceptional organisation and project management skills in the conservation space? Do you enjoy research and liaising with grassroots communities, civil society networks and diverse partners? You've come to the right place! Dakshin is looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and enterprising team player to manage its CRG Programme and team. Please apply early as the position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found. For more details,
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Sr. Research Assistant, Networks and Fellowship - CRG Programme - Deadline extended
Enjoy working with communities and people? Great at communications and negotiations? The CRG Programme is looking for you! Come join our team and help build Dakshin’s partner networks and an innovative coastal grassroots fellowship programme. We are looking for a highly motivated and enterprising individual, savvy with project planning and management and working with rural groups. Last date to apply is January 31st 2018. Please apply at the earliest as the position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found. For more details,
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Programme Officer - EE Programme
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. Last date to apply is March 20th 2018 but 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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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!