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 :
03 Aug 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: SERB-DST Funded project entitled “Identification, characterization and validation of miRNAs and target mRNAs for nitrogen and phosphorus use efficiency in maize”.

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

Essential Qualifications: Master’s degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding/Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biotechnology/Life Sciences with 4/5 years’ bachelor’s degree. Those with 3 years bachelor’s degree must have UGC/CSIR/ICAR NET qualification or equivalent or Ph.D. in any of above disciplines (As per ICAR memorandum F.No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD Dated 13.07.2015 and F.No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD Dated 09.10.2015).

Desirable Qualifications: Experience in molecular work and proficiency in computer skills.

Age limit: Maximum age is 35 years for SRF/JRF (age relaxation of five years for SC/ST & women and three years for OBC).

Venue Details:

Division of Genetics,
IARI, New Delhi.