Senior Project / Research Associate (Air Quality) - Cities Program
World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, non-profit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being.
Our work focuses on building sustainable and livable cities and working towards a low carbon economy. Through research, analysis, and recommendations, World Resources Institute puts ideas into action to build transformative solutions to protect the earth, promote livelihoods, and enhance human well-being.
WRI India has the capacity to convene key stakeholders, and forge strategic partnerships with governments, business, foundations, civil society organizations, institutes and NGOs, to scale-up solutions that can bring game-changing results for the sustainable management of natural resources in India.
Program Overview for Sustainable Cities and Transport
At WRI India Ross Center we focus on10 integrated solutionsto urban challenges. Through applied research, tools, hands-on advice, and by tapping our network of global experts, we accelerate transformative urban initiatives that have the power to change Indian cities into thriving, equitable and low-carbon places that are good for people and the planet.
Working at WRI India Ross Center offers you the unique opportunity to learn and grow as you collaborate with a diverse set of change agents across Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai.
As India’s biggest urban focused think and do tank, we seek thoughtful, enterprise-minded and sensitive individuals who can help us support this transformation and make a positive difference to citizens’ everyday lives.
Position Overview :
The selected candidate will focus on the scientific analysis of air pollution sources by using different methods and tools- i.
e., air pollution emissions inventories, activity analysis, air pollution modeling, and monitoring. The candidate will work closely with the air quality scientists and researchers.
The candidate will actively participate in data collection, data analysis, writing scientific research articles, reports, and proposals.
The candidate will be required to independently manage research studies, scientific publications and represent WRI India at various national and international platforms.
Required Attributes & Qualifications
International work / study experience will be valuable
Location : Delhi, India
Duration : 1 Year extendable based on performance
Potential Salary : 10,00,000 to 12,00,000 INR CTC
Salary and Benefits :
Salary shall be commensurate with experience and skills. WRI offers a generous and comprehensive benefits package.