Research Associate & SRF Vacancies in National Research Centre For Orchids-June 2016

Pakyong 737 106


      A.    Research Associate- 01 Post- initially for 1 year
Essential Qualifications:
            (i)   PhD in Life Sciences/ Environmental Sciences/ Agricultural Sciences with specialization in Environment monitoring and assessment/ Ecology/ Botany/Agriculture Botany/ Economy Botany/ Plant Genetic Resources/ Plant Taxonomy/ Ethno Botany
(ii)      M. Tech in above mentioned disciplines and specializations with three years experience in research, teaching, designand development in public sector institutes/ University.
Desirable: Working experience in orchids
Emolument: Rs 36,000/- +HRA per month
Age Limit: 35 years (relaxation as per GOI rules)

      B.    Senior Research Fellow – 01 post

Emolument: Rs 25,000 + HRA

Essential Qualification: 
(i)     Post graduate in Life Sciences/ Botany/ Agricultural Botany/ Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology
(ii)             Candidates must possess 4/5 years of graduation Degree in Agricultural Sciences
(iii)           Candidates from basic sciences must possess NET qualification
(i)                 Knowledge in molecular techniques.
(ii)             1-2 years of experience in research in Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology.

Age Limit:  35 years for men and 40 years for women

C.    Young Professional-II -01 post
Emolument: Rs 25,000/-
Essential Qualification: Post Graduate in Agricultural Sciences with Specilaization in Agricultural Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/ Genetics/ Plant Breeding with 4/5 years B.Sc./ Equivalent in Agricultural Sciences.
(i)                 Knowledge in molecular techniques.
(ii)             1-2 years of experience in research in Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology.

Age Limit:  45  years

     D.   Junior Research Fellow – 01 post
Emolument:  Rs 25,000 + HRA per month

Essential Qualification:
(i)                M.Sc. in Botany/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Plant Molecular Biology with NET qualification OR
(ii)             BE/ B.Tech in Biotechnology/ Genetic Engineering with specialization/ experience in tissue culture and radiation biology OR
(iii)           M.Sc. (Agri.) with specialization in Plant Breeding/ Plant Biotechnology/ Plant Physiology/ Plant Biochemistry
Desirable: Experience in tissue culture/ Applied botany/Plant Genetic resources/ Molecular characterization with plant mutation breeding, handling irradiation techniques.
Age Limit:  28 years ( relaxation as per GOI rules)

Walk-In-Interview Details:
Date: 27 June, 2016
Time: 11.00 am (Reporting time 09.00 am to 10.00 am)
Venue: ICAR-NRC for Orchids
                Sikkim- 737 106

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Job notification Compiled by: Jishitha Ravindran

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