Job Opportunities @ IIHR, Bangalore For Scientific Temporary Positions

Temporary posts of Research Associates/ Senior Research Fellow/ Technical Person/ Skilled Assistant under different time bound project/ schemes (see the table below) will be filled up at IIHR, Bangalore through personal interview on 15th – 16th November, 2011.


1.Project/Scheme Name:National Initiative of Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA)
Place of working: IIHR, Bangalore Period: 31.03.2012
Date of Interview:15.11.2011

a) Name of the Post: Research Associates
Number of Positions : 4
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 23,000/- PM + HRA ( M.Sc. holders) Rs 24,000/- PM + HRA ( Ph.D holders)
Essential: M.Sc in Plant physiology /crop Physiology / Botany/ Horticulture with 2 years experience or Ph.D in Plant Physiology / Botany / Horticulture
Desirable:
1)Hands on experience on physiology of abiotic stresses & crop modeling.
2)Good knowledge of computer application.

b)Name of the Post: Research Associates
Number of Positions : 1
Essential: Ph.D in Ag. Entomology/ Zoology/Sericulture or M.Sc Entomology/Zoology/ Sericulture with 2 years Experience
Desirable: 1)Experience in Entomology/ Plant Protection in Horticultural Crops.

c)Name of the Post: SRF
Number of Positions : 2
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 16,000/- PM + HRA
Essential: M.Sc in Crop physiology /Botany /Horticulture
Desirable:
1)Experience in Physiology studies on Abiotic stress/Climate Change
2)Good knowledge of computer applications

d)Name of the Post: SRF
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 16,000/- PM + HRA
Essential: Rs 16,000/- PM + HRA
Essential: M.Sc in Agronomy/ Horticulture
Desirable:
1) Experience in Field Experimentation and Climate Change
2) Good knowledge of computer applications


2.Project/Scheme Name:Out Reach Programme “Diagnosisand management of leaf spot diseases of field and horticultural crops”
Place of working: IIHR, Bangalore Period: 31.03.2012
Date of Interview :16.11.2011

a)Name of the Post: SRF
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 16,000/- PM + HRA
Essential: M.Sc (Biochemistry) with 2 years research experience in fungal molecular diagnostics.

b)Name of the Post: Skilled Assistant
Number of Positions : 2
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 5,000/- PM + HRA
Essential: Rs 5,000/- PM
Essential: B.E Biotechnology
Desirable: Experience in Analytical chemistry.

3.Project/Scheme Name:“ICAR funded project NPTC Functional genomics.. Banana”
Place of working: IIHR, Bangalore Period: 31.03.2012
Date of Interview :16.11.2011

a)Name of the Post: Technical Person
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 8,000/- PM (Consolidated)
Essential: M.Sc Horticulture / Agriculture/ Biotechnology / Biochemistry.
Desirable: Experience in DNA markers.


4. Project/Scheme Name:DST Project entitled “Multi-transgene stacking with PR-3, PGIP and NPR1 gene in tomato for induction of broad spectrum fungal resistance”
Place of working: IIHR, Bangalore Period: 21.09.2014
Date of Interview :16.11.2011

a)Name of the Post: RA
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 22,000/- PM + HRA (For all 3 years)
Essential: Ph.D degree (Biotechnology or M.Sc Biotechnology with 3 years research experience in plant transformation/ molecular biology/ biotechnological techniques desirable .

b)Name of the Post: JRF
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 16,000/- for first two years and Rs 18,000/- PM + HRA for 3rd year with NET qualification /JRF Rs 12,000/-for first two years and Rs 14,000/- PM + HRA for 3rd year without NET qualification.
Essential: M.Sc in Biotechnology/ Ag. Biotechnology.
Desirable: Experience in molecular biology techniques desirable.

c)Name of the Post: Technical person
Number of Positions : 1
Fellowship / Qualification :Rs 8,000/- PM (Consolidated)
Essential: M.Sc in Biotechnology /Plant Pathology/ Ag. Plant Pathology.
Desirable: Experience in molecular plant pathology/ biotechnological techniques.


NOTE : 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 this office by 05.11.2011 positively. 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 15th & 16th November 2011 at IIHR campus. It may also be noted that no separate call letters will be sent.

Age limit:
RA: 40 years for men & 45 years for women
SRF/JRF: 35 years for men & 40 years for women.
(Relaxable in the case of SC/ST, OBC and other exempted categories of candidates to the extent permissible under Rules).

Terms & Conditions :

  • 1. The period and duration of the scheme is tentative and the same may undergo change.
  • 2. The above position is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project.
  • 3. The candidates should have got registered their names in the Employment Exchange otherwise their applications will not be considered.
  • 4. Candidates have to bring all the educational certificate in original (confirming date of birth, degree etc) and two passport size photographs alongwith them for verification.
  • 5. No TA/DA is permisible. Research Fellows who have earlier worked in the ICAR projects will be given preference for appointment over fresh candidates while engaging Research Fellow in the said projects subject to their suitability and good conduct.
  • 6. Candidates should bring one set of the Xerox copies of their educational / professional qualification along-with the originals for verification.
  • 7. Information of this advertisement is also available on IIHR Website www.iihr.ernet.in.
  • 8. On selection He/She has to deposit an equivalent sum of the value of one month remuneration as “refundable caution deposit”.

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