GIS Research Associate required


Terms of Reference

    Technical Focus:
  • Manage and analyze data obtained from remote sensing systems to obtain meaningful results.
  • Support the GIS team in the application of GIS and RS in Glacial Lake Outburst Floods – II (GLOFF) II, risk reduction project.
  Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Analyze satellite and field data using image analysis and GIS softwares.
  • Provide assistance on geo data processing, maintaining/updating spatial databases.
  • Collect supporting data and field survey data, to validate remote sensing data analyses.
  • Assist in mapping, zoning and related RS based applications.
  • Organize and maintain geospatial data and associated documentation.
  • Compile and format image data to increase its usefulness.
  • Use remote sensing data for change detection etc. as required.
  • Provide day-to-day support to GIS team on mapping activities.
  • Any others assignment given by the Principal Investigator (PI) within the area of expertise.
  Position Qualifications:
  • Education: PhD Degree in GIS/RS, geography, urban studies, planning or related field and experience a bonus. Demonstrated proficiency in GIS software and geospatial analysis.
  Deliverables / Outcomes:
  • Methodology and Plan of Action for assigned tasks,
  • Reporting on status of the tasks, information reviewed, collected, and analyzed,
  • Reporting and presentation of findings and recommendations to the Project team
  • Recommendations for suitable mitigation measures.
  • Last date for submission of applications Friday 18th September, 2020
  • All attested documents, CNIC and certificates should be attached.
  • Application can be downloaded from KIU WEBSITE.
  • For any further inquiry, please contact Dr. Ifzal Director ORIC KIU and Dr. Aftab HOD Computer Sciences.
  (Muhammad Nabi Ullah) Manager HR KIU  

Last date for form submission


1 year ago