The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), an established policy research institution based in New Delhi, is expanding its work on aspects of industrial pollution, domestic sewage, water management, green urbanization. In this regard, CSE is looking for individuals with knowledge of environmental issues or pollution science or engineering or journalism combined with passion and commitment. The teams at CSE are small but focused on the need to bring policy and practice change. So the job will demand that you work in a collegiate environment and under pressure of deadlines.
Water programme: Researches and campaigns and trains on community based rainwater harvesting, groundwater policy, water pollution and decentralized sewage technologies etc.
Green rating programme: Prepares technical reports and public audits on industry’s resource performance, environment impact assessment and impacts of pollution on communities.
Green urbanization programme: To build awareness and to train on ways to build ‘green buildings’ and green cities, from energy efficiency to public transport
Climate Change Programme: Tracking international negotiations, new science of climate change, impact in India and South Asia. Reporting on all these issues, managing web-content for campaign, organizing training of various constituencies.
Food safety: Research and reporting on food – from pesticides and toxins– to ways of manufacture. The programme looks at regulations or the lack of it to protect our health and body from toxins
All programmes require a combination of graduates in civil/chemical/mechanical/environmental engineering or post-graduates in economics/environmental economics/environmental science or environmental management and people with training in research and journalism.
Apply if you have one or all these skills, ideally with track-record and work experience of 5-6 years for the positions of coordinators and senior researchers. The work involves travel, writing and networking, training and managing web-based databases and blogs. CSE offer a challenging work environment and competitive compensation. But apply only if you want to work to bring change.
For more information and to apply, contact:
Email your applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Post your application to:
Ms. Jagdeep Gupta,
Programme Management and Administration
Centre for Science and Environment
41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi-110062
Tel: +91 (011)-29955124, 29955125, 29956394
Fax: +91 (011) 29955879