Indian Institute of Spices Research walk-in for Senior Research Fellow
Company :
Indian Institute of Spices Research
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Job Role :
Senior Research Fellow
Eligibility :
Master's Degree
Experience :
Experienced
Job Location :
Kozhikode (Kerala)
Walk-In Date :
18 Sep 2019

Company Profile:

The Indian Institute of Spices Research (IISR), Kozhikode (Calicut) a constituent body of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is a major Institute devoted to research on spices. In 1976, it started as a Regional Station of the Central Plantation Crops Research Institute (CPCRI), Kasaragod engaged in research on spices.

A National Research Centre for Spices was established in 1986 with its headquarters at Kozhikode, Kerala by merging the erstwhile Regional Station of CPCRI at Kozhikode and Cardamom Research Centre at Appangala, Karnataka. Realising the importance of Spices Research in India this Research Centre was upgraded to Indian Institute of Spices Research on 1st July, 1995.

Job Details:

Essential Qualifications: Master Degree in Agronomy/Agricultural/Meteorology/Agri. Physics/Soil Science/Horticulture/Agricultural.

Desirable Qualifications: Proficiency in computer skills Knowledge of GIS software and Remote sensing.

Emoluments: Rs 25000/- + 20% HRA per month.

Age limit: Upper age limit not to exceed 35 years for men and 40 years of for women as on the date of the interview. (Age relaxation as per Govt of India rules).

Duration: Upto March 2020.

Nature of work: Area production and productivity data collection from secondary sources, identification of efficient cropping zones, Delineation of efficient zones, Identification of climate analogues sites using climate analogues tools and GIS etc.

Venue Details:

IISR Main Campus Chelavoor.