Vacancy In Biopolymer Project For SRF @ CIPHET
The Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology (CIPHET) was established on 29 December 1989 at the PAU Campus, Ludhiana, Punjab, India as a nodal institute to undertake lead researches in the area of the post-harvest engineering and technology appropriate to agricultural production catchment and agro-industries. It’s mandate has encouraged research for solving problems and identifying technologies related to post-harvest loss assessment and prevention, processing, value addition and storage of agricultural, horticultural, livestock, and aquaculture produce targeted to achieve food safety and quality assurance.
Job Title: Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
Number of Posts: One
Project Title: Development of biopolymer based micro and nano scale delivery systems for bioactive ingredients in functional foods
Principle Investigator: Dr K Narsaiah
Tenure: Six Months
Eligibility: Master’s degree in Agricultural Process Engineering/ Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology/ Mechanical Engineering/ Chemical Engineering / Dairy Engineering/ Food Engineering/ Dairy and Food Engineering/ Food Science and Technology/ Biochemistry/ Dairy Chemistry/ Pharmacy with 4/5 years bachelor’s degree.
Candidates having post graduate degree in basic sciences with 3 years bachelor’s degree and 2 years Master’s degree should have NET qualification.
Desirable: Design and development of processing equipment, expertise in fluid flow, MATLAB, AUTOCAD/Pro E and staistical analysis software packages. Published research papers, exposure to conducting basic studies on encapsulation and controlled release of active ingredients and its optimization.
Age Limit: 35 years for men and 40 years for women
Salary: Rs 25,000 + 30% HRA per month for first and second year and Rs 28,000 + 30% HRA from third year onwards.
How To Apply: The applicants must carry original certificates, experience certificates and a brief of research work carried out during post-graduation/Ph.D along with one set of photocopy at the time of the interview. The place of work will be CIPHET, Ludhiana. A detailed proforma along with a passport sized photograph can also be sent to Dr K Narsaiah, Principle Investigator, CIPHET, PO: PAU, Ludhiana – 141 004 (Punjab) by mail or to [email protected] before the interview.
Date and Time of Walk-In Interview: 23 August, 2016 at 11 AM
Venue of Walk-In Interview: Office of the Head, As&EC Division, Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology (CIPHET) PO: PAU, Ludhiana – 141 004 (Punjab)