IARI walk-in for Junior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Website :
Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Bachelor's/Master's Degree
Experience :
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
28 Mar 2019
Walk-In Time :
09:30 AM - 10:00 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: "Exploring the significance Of genetic redundancy of Wnt genes: Mutations and molecular analysis".

Essential: Master's degree in Genetics/ Plant Breeding/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biotechnology/ Botany/ Life Sciences or allied subjects with 4/5 years bachelor's degree. Those with 3 years bachelor's degree must have UGC/CSIWICAR NET qualification or equivalent.

Desirable: Research experience in handling Drosophila (fruit fly).

Duration: The posts are purely temporary and will be filled on contractual basis initially for initial six months, may be extended further based on the performance of the candidate till the termination of the project.

Age: Maximum age is 35 years for SRF/JRF (age relaxation of five years for SC/ST & women and three years for OBC).

Venue Details:

Division of Genetics,
Indian Agricultural Research Institute,
Pusa, New Delhi, Delhi 110012.