ITC Limited Freshers Jobs
Freshers MSc Plant Breeding & Genetics jobs for eligible candidates at ITC Limited, Bengaluru. ITC Limited is recruiting freshers msc genetics and plant breeding candidates for Junior/Research Associate Genetics & Plant Breeding in ITC Ltd position. Interested and eligible candidates can check out all of the details on the same below:
Name of the Post: Junior/Research Associate Genetics & Plant Breeding
No. of Openings: 01
Experience: 0 – 5 Years
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Agriculture / Dairy
Functional Area: Engineering Design, R&D
Role Category: Other
Role: Research Associate
Employment Type: Permanent Job, Full Time
- Plant breeding & Co-ordinating field experiments.
- Development of CMS based Hybrids in Wheat & Molecular markers for specific traits of interest in Wheat
- Development of hybrid or variety for specific traits of interest in Wheat.
- Marker-assisted selection and pyramiding of multiple traits.
- Involves travelling to area locations (primary seasons & offseason) to execute/co-ordinate breeding actions.
- Development of plant hybrid or variety.
- Ought to have the ability to create a hypothesis, design and execute experiments, keeping the highest standards.
- Specific expertise in the Region of development of CGMS based Hybrids preferably in cereals such as wheat & rice
- Must have recent publications in peer-reviewed journals.
- Exposure in marker-assisted breeding and genomic selection.
- Principles of plant breeding
- Basic statistical analysis,
- Emasculation & crossing techniques in cereals,
- Selection of lines.
- Phenotyping of those traits.
- Basics of DNA marker-assisted breeding approaches.
- Development of Hybrids.
- Trait pyramiding.
- Proficiency in emasculation & crossing
- GCA & SCA estimation
- Genetic diversity analysis
- Plant genomic DNA isolation
- Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) &Agarose gel electrophoresis
- Disease scoring
Education: M.Sc. (Agriculture/Science) in Genetics & Plant Breeding
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