IARI walk-in for Junior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Website :
Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Bachelor's/Master's Degree
Experience :
Experienced
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
11 Dec 2018
Walk-In Time :
10:00 AM

Company Profile:

The journey of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), popularly known as Pusa Institute, began in 1905 at Pusa (Bihar) with the generous grant of 30,000 pounds from an American philanthropist, Mr. Henry Phipps. The institute was then known as Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) which functioned with five departments, namely Agriculture, Cattle Breeding, Chemistry, Economic Botany and Mycology. Bacteriology unit was added in 1907. The name of ARI was changed to Imperial Institute of Agricultural Research in 1911 and, in 1919 it was renamed as Imperial Agricultural Research Institute. Following a devastating earth quake on 15th January 1934, the institute was shifted to New Delhi on 29th July 1936. Post independence, the institute has been renamed as Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI).

Job Details:

Name of the Position: Junior Research Fellow.

No of Positions: One.

Name of the Project: Enhancing the productivity of phycobiliproteins (C-PCs) and cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12) in selected cyanobacteria for valorization and development of functional foods (Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India).

Emolument Per Month: Rs. 25000 + 30% HRA.

Essential Qualifications: Minimum 60% marks: Master’s degree in Microbiology/ Biotechnology or M. Tech Biotechnology with 4 years/5 years of Bachelor’s degree or candidates having Post Graduate degree in Basic Science with 3 years Bachelor’s degree and 2 years Master’s degree, should have qualified UGC/CSIR/ICAR-NET/GATE or Ph. D. in relevant discipline as above (As per ICAR Memorandum No. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD dated 13thJuly, 2015 and Agrl. Edn./6/27/2014-HRD, dated October 9, 2015.

Desirable Qualifications: Experience of working with cyanobacteria and microalgae, cultivation and biochemical characterization with proficiency in computer skills.

Age limit: The upper age limit is 35 years; relaxation to SC/ST/OBC/PH/Ex-Serviceman/Women as per the Govt. of India instructions.

Venue Details:

CCUBGA (Near B. P. Pal Auditorium),
Division of Microbiology, ICAR - Indian Agricultural Research Institute,
New Delhi - 110012.