IARI walk-in for Junior Research Fellow/SRF
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Website :
Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow/SRF
Eligibility :
Bachelor's/Master's Degree
Experience :
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
01 Feb 2019
Walk-In Time :
10:30 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:

Essential Qualifications: Masters degree in Genetics/ Plant Breeding/ Genetics and Plant breeding/ Seed science and technology/ Biotechnology/ Life Sciences with 4 years of bachelor degree or PG degree in basic sciences with 3 years Bachelor degree and 2 years of Masters degree should have qualified NET/GATE.

Desirable: Experience of research on quality aspects on cereals and pulses. Experience of hands on quality and nutrition of grains and molecular marker technology, Field experience of crop husbandry etc. Computer proficiency and expertise in bio-informatics analyses. Work experience of 1-2 years.

Project: "Association mapping of seed iron, zinc concentration and anti-nutritional factors in lentil (Lens culinaris Medik)".

Emolument: Rs.25000/- + 30%HRA HRA for 1st and 2nd year SRF@ Rs. 28000/- +30% HRA for 3rd year.

Venue Details:

Division of Genetics, ICAR-IARI,
Pusa campus, New Delhi - 110012.