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Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology (GUIDE) requires following research staff for its main campus at Bhuj:

Sr. Position No. of Posts Essential Qualifications Desirable qualifications
1 Junior Research Fellow 01 M Sc in Marine Biology / Aquatic Biology / Aquaculture One or two year experience in any area of Marine Biology / Aquaculture
2 Chemist 01 M Sc in Chemistry Experience in analysis of water and soil
3 Senior Research Fellow
Or Research Associate

SRF: M Sc in Botany with two years experience


RA: PhD in Botany with specialization in Higher Plant Taxonomy / Ecology

SRF: Experience in field data collection / analysis


RA: Experience in angiosperm taxonomy especially on desert flora, working knowledge of computer with statistical software.

4 Senior Research Fellow
Or Scientist

SRF: M Sc in Life Sciences / Environmental Science / Ecology (plus minimum two years experience in EIA and associated tools)


Scientist: Ph D in Life Sciences / Environmental Science / Ecology (plus minimum 05 years experience in development sector)

SRF: Hand-on experience of various ecological / environmental monitoring tools and impact analysis



  • Working experience in water resources specially wetlands, reservoir and riverine areas for conservation, restoration and livelihood development.
  • Working experience in climate change adaptation, integrated farming system.
  • Involved in technology generation and science communication as well.
  • Salary / Fellowship: Commensurate with qualification / experience
  • Age: As per standard norms
  • Duration: Five years initially, and the tenure will be renewed after performance evaluation by the competent authority.


For the position of research fellows, candidates interested in pursuing higher studies (research as career) are only advised to apply.Application on plain paper, superscribing the name and sl no. of the position clearly, in the following format should reach The Director, Gujarat Institute of Desert Ecology, Post Box-83, Mundra Road, Opp. Changleswar Temple, Bhuj – 370001, Gujarat.


(1) Name, (2) Date of Birth and Age, (3) Community, (4) Address for Communication, (5) Educational Qualifications, (6) Details of experience, if any, (7) a one-page write up on your research interest (8) List of publications and (9) Name and contact details of two Referees familiar with your work. Attested copies of the degree & community certificates and mark sheets need to be enclosed.


Alternately, an electronic version of the application may be sent to [email protected] (Director’s Office). In such case, all the relevant documents need to be sent as a single file attachment, not in piece-meal.


The applications received against the advertisement upto the date of short-listing shall be scrutinized and shortlisted, for conducting the recruitment process. Only the shortlisted candidates will be informed by the Institute, about the schedule of interviews as and when conducted.