SRF Recruitment in Central Island Agricultural Research Institute(ICAR)-May 2016

PB#181, Port Blair-744101, Andaman &Nicobar Islands

Senior research fellow – 01 post

Project Name: ‘ORP on management of sucking pests of horticultural crops’

Duration: 2.5 years or till the termination of the project

Essential qualifications:
(i)                Ph D in entomology/Agriculture/Botany/Life Science OR
(ii)             Graduates with three years Bachelors degree and professional masters degree(03 years) like MSc(Ag) OR
(iii)           Masters degree in basic science such as Entomology/Agriculture/Botony/Life Science. Preferable NET qualification and 2 years research experience.
Note that any national level examination conducted by central Govt. Depts./Agencies/Institutes for admission to Ph D programme  such asCSIR UGC NET, DBT,MHRD, ICME JRF, DAE-JAST & JGEEBILS, NHBM, DoP GPAT etc are considered as NET for the purpose of RS/SRF posts

Desirable Qualification:

(i)                Highly skilled in collection and curation of insect specimens.
(ii)             Perseverance for hard work and ability to mass culture insects.
(iii)           Good communication skills , expertise in computer works and at least one year experience in zoological/botanical research.

Age Limit: 40 years for men and 45 years for women(5 yrs relaxation to SC/ST and 3 yrs for OBC)

Emolument: 25,000/-+20%HRA per month for 1st and 2nd year
                            28,000/-+20%HRA per month for 3rd year

Interview Details:
Date: 27th May 2016
Time: 10.30 am (candidates are required to be present one hour in advance)
Venue: Central Island Agricultural research Institute, Garacharma, Port Blair

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 Job notification Compiled by: Jishitha Ravindran

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