Committees


A. LABORATORY EQUIPMENT APPROVAL AND PURCHASE COMMITTEE (LEAP COMMITTEE)

  • LEAP committee identifies the equipments / consumables / services required for the establishment of above mentioned laboratories.
  • LEAP committee approves the identified equipments /consumables / services for the use of the AIWC labs.
  • LEAP committee also decides on the procurement methodologies.

  • B. TRAINING, RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC COUNCIL (TRAC)

  • TRAC formulates and/or reviews and approves research topic, syllabi of regular courses whether degree, diploma or certificate and whether in service or open, excluding courses which are less than one month in duration or those which address specialized /topical themes.
  • TRAC conducts a review once in every year of all research courses, imparted by the Institute and advice the Institute for any change in contents/component-emphasis and in any other manner for improving the delivery of the different courses. Such a review will consider feed-back from all sources e.g. course evaluation by participants and suggestions from guest faculty or any other source.
  • TRAC examines the need of initiating any new course or suspending/ abandoning of any of the ongoing courses, depending upon the utility and/or the level of participation.
  • TRAC lays down/amend criteria for prioritizing wildlife research with a view to ensuring that while all studies directly or indirectly, on a short term or long term, benefit the field conservation and management, the academic/basic research is not compromised because for long term sound scientific support the latter is essential.
  • TRAC considers projects proposed by the Institute‚Äôs faculty and accord approvals including financial sanctions subject to budget provisions.

  • C. CONTRACTUAL SCIENTIST, JUNIOR AND SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW RECRUITMENT COMMITTEE (SRFRC)

  • SRFRC committee examines and scrutinizes the application for the post of JRF/SRF and Contractual Scientists.
  • SRFRC conducts written tests, personality test and interviews for the screened applicants.
  • SRFRC approves the list of selected candidates for engaging as JRF/SRF or Contractual Scientists.