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Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur talks about Forestry course, what is Forestry and other details about a Career in Forestry.







Forestry

Ajay Thakur | Scientist (E) | Forest Research Institute






What is Forestry?


You may be curious about a Career in Forestry. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Forestry, while one should first understand What is a Career in Forestry. It is best to learn about Forestry from a real professional, this is akin to getting it from the horse's mouth.

Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur invested 21 years & 6 months in Forestry. According to Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur, Forestry is:

Forestry & Environmental Science deals with forest-related environments which support the world's most important resources. It involves managing forest ecosystems within increasingly complex social environments. A challenging and demanding profession, forestry applies forest ecosystem sciences, management sciences, and communication skills to the conservation and management of forest resources to meet society's ever increasing need for commodities, services, and a healthy environment.





How Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur got into Forestry?


I have done B Sc in Forestry from Pantnagar Agriculture University. Post that I did M Sc in Forestry from Punjab Agriculture University. I went on to do a PhD in Forest Genetics from Oxford University & University of Wales, Bangor, UK. I started my career from ICFRE as a Scientist (B). I am a Scientist (E) at Forest Research Institute, Dehradun.





Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur's Talk on Forestry



Starts with what is:
     1) Forestry & Environmental Sciences  

Next, it covers Education. This Talk is unique because it talks about Education in terms of things which can be learnt from books, to excel at a Career in Forestry and not as a list of Qualifications, which one needs to get into Forestry. It defines Education in terms of following items for Forestry:
     2) Life Sciences  
     3) Forestry  
     4) Chemistry  
     5) Environmental Sciences  

Then, the Talk focuses on the most important component that is Skills. Skills are the most important factor determining success in a Forestry. Here is a list of Skills required for Forestry:
     6) Keen Interest  
     7) Inquisitiveness  
     8) Reasoning  
     9) Logical Understanding  
     10) Ability to Learn  
     11) Explanation Of Scientific Events  

Positives of Forestry are quite interesting. The Talk discusses following Positives of Forestry:
     12) Contentment  
     13) Contribution To Society  
     14) Job Opportunities  
     15) Job Security  
     16) Travel & Adventure  

Challenges define Forestry as much as the Positives of the same:
     17) No Fixed Working Hours  
     18) Long Duration Trips  
     19) Change Of Policies  

In the final section of the Talk, Ajay Thakur talks about How a day goes in a Career in:
     20) Forestry & Environmental Sciences  





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Forestry?



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Links for this Talk




Scientist (E) Ajay Thakur's LifePage:


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https://www.lifepage.in/page/ajaythakur






LifePage Career Talk on Forestry


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https://www.lifepage.in/careers/forestry


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https://lifepage.app.link/20170911-0001


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(Forestry & Environmental Sciences, Ajay Thakur, Forest Research Institute, Scientist, Forest, Environment, Research, Non-Renewable Sources, Plant Species, Renewable Sources)







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