IARI walk-in for Research Associate
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Website :
Job Role :
Research Associate
Eligibility :
PhD Degree
Experience :
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
25 Feb 2020
Walk-In Time :
09:30 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 Project: Sensors of Heat Stress: Exploring Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Genes and Dissecting their Role in Thermotolerance of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).

Essential qualifications: Ph.D. with specialization in Plant Biochemistry/ Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Life Science.

Desirable: Experience in molecular biology and biochemical techniques as evident from the publications.

Fellowship per Month: Rs. 47,000 + 30% HRA per month (as per the CSIR norms).

Age limit: Maximum 40 years for RA for men. For women/SC/ST/OBC and physically handicapped candidate, an age relaxation of 5 years and maximum 35 years (age relaxation of 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST/ and women candidates as per the Govt. of India/ICAR rules) for Junior Research Fellow.

Venue Details:

Committee Room,
Division of Biochemistry,
IARI, Pusa campus, New Delhi 110 012.