ICAR-IARI (Indian Agricultural Research Institute) invites applications for Project & Research Associates for the year 2020. Interested candidates can check out full details of the same below.
Project title: “Mainstreaming of Sesame germplasm for productivity enhancement through genomics assisted core development and trait discovery”
Name of PI: Dr. Govind P. Rao, PS, Div Pl Pathol, IARI, New Delhi 110012 (Email: gprao[at]iari.res.in; gprao_gor[at]rediffmail.com)
Project period: March 2020 – February 2025
Essential qualification: Master’s/ M. Tech Degree in Agriculture / Biotechnology/ Pathology/ Entomology /Biotechnology/ Life Sciences or related subjects from a recognized University or equivalent with three years’ research experience.
Desirable Qualification: Experience in PCR analysis, Bioinformatics tool, field collection of samples, RFLP analysis, transmission assays, maintenance of phytoplasma culture NET/GATE will be given priority. At least 1 or 2 Research Publications in high impact ISI journals
Upper age limit: 35 years
How to apply: The eligible candidates (appearing in-person as well as online mode) are requested to send their application in the enclosed proforma along with scanned copy of the original documents to the concerned PI’s e-mail addresses as given below latest by July 20, 2020.
Project title: Chemical, structural and functional characterization of identified anti-tick lead phytochemicals and optimization of delivery matrix for effective application of natural formulation for the control of acaricide resistant ticks.
PI: Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Eligibility: With Doctoral degree: Ph.D. (Chemistry / Agricultural Chemicals). With Master’s degree: Master’s degree in Chemistry (with specialization in Organic Chemistry) or Agricultural Chemicals with 4 years / 5 years of Bachelor’s degree having 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average, with at least two years of research experience as evidenced from Fellowship / Associateship / Training / Other engagements. Published research papers will be desirable. Those with 3 years Bachelor’s degree and 2 years Master’s degree must have qualified UGC/CSIR/ICAR NET or equivalent as per the ICAR guidelines
Desirable: Research experience in natural product chemistry As per ICAR office memorandum.
Age as on date of interview: Maximum 40 years
Salary: Rs.54000 + HRA (as per ICAR guidelines) for Ph.D. Rs. 49000 + HRA (as per ICAR guidelines) for M.Sc.
How to apply: The eligible candidates (appearing in-person as well as online mode) are requested to send their application in the enclosed proforma along with scanned copy of the original documents to the CCPI’s e-mail addresses (rajesh_agchem[at]iari.res.in; rajesh.kumar16[at]icar.gov.in) latest by July 29, 2020.