Various Agricultural Vacancies in Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR)-June 2016

Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR)
Hessaraghatta Lake PostBangaloreKarnataka - 560089

Post: Research Associate (RA)-1 Post
Essential Qualification: M. Sc. In Agricultural Science (Plant Protection/ Agricultural Entomology/ Animal Science) + 2 years of Research Experience / Ph.D with experience in Vertebrate pest management practices and excellent knowledge in working with computer. 

Desirable: Experience in Field Trials with pest managements, vertebrate pests, knowledge on recent statistical methods and analysis for plant protection. Person who is willing to travel and conduct experiments in India.

Post:SRF (1 post)
Essential Qualification: M.Sc (Horticulture – Vgegetable Science) / M.Sc (Agriculture / Horti – Plant Breeding & Genetics) / M.Sc (Agiriculture – Plant Pathology)

Post: Field Assistant (1 Post)
Essential Qualification: SSLC Pass preferable with prior experience in Lab and Field work, especially in Vegetable Crops

Research Associate (1 post) 
Essential Qualification: 1.Graduation in any Agricultural Science OR Life Science with MBA/ Agri-Business Management (ABM) 2.Post Graduate Diploma in technology Management in Agriculture or IPR with working knowledge in preparing Business proposals 3.Minimum 2 years of experience in the relevant field Duties assigned: Job requires Agribusiness Development /Intellectual Property and Technology Management / Entrepreneurship Development.  

Post: SRF (1 Post) 
Essential Qualification: M. Sc. Agriculture (Plant Pathology) with 2 years’ Experience Desirable: Experience in Screening for Tospo Viruses.

Post: Young Professiona l – I (1 Post)  :
Essential Qualification:  B.Sc (Horticulture) /B.Sc (Agricultural Marketing) / B.Sc (Agriculture) / Diploma in Agriculture Desirable: 1.Experience in research projects related to Agriculture / Horticulture / Economics. 2.M.Sc (Agricultural Economics / MBA (Agribusiness) 

Post: Young Professional – II (1 post) 
Essential Qualification: Post Graduate in Statistics /Agriculture Statistics with specialization in sampling techniques Desirable: Experience in handling statistical packages for data analysis 

Post: Young Professional – II (1 post) 
Essential Qualification: : Post Graduate in Statistics /Agriculture Statistics with specialization in computer programming Desirable: Experience in handling statistical packages and computer programming / database management

Post: JRF (1 Post) 
Essential Qualification: M.Sc – Biotechnology /Plant Physiology / Biochemistry with NET / GATE or M. Sc. Agri with Biotechnology or M. Tech. Biotechnology. Desirable: Relevant working experience in Molecular biology, Genetic engineering, Plant Tissue Culture and with publications  

Post: SRF (1 Post)
Essential Qualification:  M.Sc (Ag) in GPB/ Horticulture or M.Sc. (Hort) in Vegetable Science / Crop Improvement & Biotechnology OR M.Sc in Genetics / Botany with NET qualification with 2 years research Experience OR M.Tech in Biotechnology Desirable: Ph.D having good practical experience in crop improvement methodologies & plant selections ; knowledge in genetic and molecular analyses software’s and able to monitor overall research work under the project. 

Post: Technical Person (1 post)
Essential Qualification: B.Sc in Horticulture (Veg. Science), /Plant Breeding & Genetics, Botany/ plant pathology, Entomology / Microbiology with more than one year experience in |Evaluation and Characterization of varieties / Hybrid as per Nation DUS Test Guidelines in Tomato, Brinjal, Okra and Garden pea. Duties assigned: selected candidate should work on maintenance breeding of reference varieties and conducting the DUS test for Tomato entries.

Post: SRF (1 Post)
Essential Qualification: M.Sc in Agril. Entomology OR M.Sc in Zoology with NET qualification with 2 years research Experience 

Post: Young Professional – I (2 Posts) 
Essential Qualification: Post 1 : B.Sc Agril. Biotech / B.Sc. in Biochemistry / Biotechnology Post 2 : B.Sc Agril. Entomology / B.Sc in Zoology 

Post: Young Professional – I (2 Post)
Essential Qualification: B.Sc Hort / Biotech / Chemistry / Botany / Biochemistry of any Science Graduation 

Post: Young Professional – I (1 post) 
Essential Qualification: B.Sc (Agi / Hort/ Forestry) or any branches in Biological Sciences. Desirable: Experience in Survey work and knowledge in the Horticulture.  

Age limit: Crucial date for determining the age limit shall be the closing date for receipt of applications from candidates. RA: 40 years for men & 45 years for women. SRF: 35 years for men & 40 years for women. JRF: 30 years for men & 35 years for women. Others: 21 to 40 years. (Relaxable in the case of SC/ST, OBC and other exempted categories of candidates to the extent permissible under Rules)

How to Apply: All those Candidates who are desirous of attending the personal interview may send their application / bio-data for each post separately so as to reach the concerned Principal Investigator/ Co-Principal Investigator of the above Ad-hoc projects/schemes, at IIHR, Bengaluru by 30/06/2016 positively for interview to be held on 12/07/2016 & 13/07/2016. It may be noted that only those candidates who send their applications/ bio-data before the due date shall be permitted to participate in the interview which will be held from 10.00 a.m. onwards on 12/07/2016 & 13/07/2016 at IIHR campus. It may also be noted that no separate call letters will be sent. The candidate should mention the name of PI / Co-PI, Item No. of the post & name of the post clearly on the application as well as on the cover, failing which the application is likely to be rejected. (Who are eligible for Interview will be announced at IIHR Website) Note: Email Application Will Not Be Accepted. 

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