IARI walk-in for Junior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
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Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Experience :
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
16 July 2018
Walk-In Time :
10:00 AM Onwards

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 Project: Induction of doubled haploids (DHs) in Tagetes species through microspore culture.

Essential: M.Sc. / M.Sc. (Ag.) in Horticulture / Floriculture and Landscape Architecture or M.Sc. in Botany / Plant Science / Biotechnology / Agricultural Biotechnology from a recognized university 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 discipline as per ICAR memorandum (F. No. Agri. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD dated 09.10.2015).

Desirable: Experience in plant tissue culture and proficiency in computer skills.

Emoluments: Rs. 25000/- + 30 % HRA.

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

Venue Details:

Division of Floriculture and Landscaping,
IARI, New Delhi - 110012.