IARI walk-in for Junior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Website :
Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Experience :
1 - 2 Years
Job Location :
New Delhi
Walk-In Date :
26 Feb 2019
Walk-In Time :
10:30 AM Onwards

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:

Project: DST-SERB funded project entitled "Biological and molecular typing of diverse Papaya ringspot virus (PRSV) populations in relation to their host specificity, aphid transmissibility and geo-ecology".

Emoluments: Rs. 25000/- +30% HRA HRA for 15t and 2nd year SRF@ Rs. 28000/- +30% HRA for 3rd year.

Essential Qualifications: Masters degree in Plant Pathology/ 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: Adequate experience of collection, preservation & maintenance of biological samples. Molecular characterization of plant virus isolates with molecular techniques like PCR, cloning, transformation, serology, etc. Computer proficiency and expertise in bio┬Činformatics analyses of genome sequences Work experience of 1-2 years.

Venue Details:

Division of Plant Pathology,
IARI, New Delhi - 110012.