ICAR-Vivekananda Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan (ICAR-VPKAS) Almora has released an advertisement for the recruitment of Research Associate, Senior Research Fellow (SRF), Lab Assistant, Field Assistant, Project Assistant in Almora. Interested candidate may appear in walk-in which will be conduct on 24.08.2015, 25.08.2015 and 26.08.2015 singly.
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. The ICAR has its headquarters at New Delhi. With 100 ICAR institutes and 70 agricultural universities spread across the country this is one of the largest national agricultural systems in the world.
Total No. of Post : 10
|Name of Project||Name of the post||No of post||Pay Scale||Educational Qualification||Experience|
|NASF project “Genetic Transformation and Development of Elite Transgenic Maize (Zea mays L.) for Biotic and Abiotic Stresses Tolerance”||Research Associate||01||Rs. 23000-24000/- PM||Ph.D. in Agricultural Biotechnology/ Biotechnology/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biochemistry/ Life Sciences||Experience in genetic transformation, tissue culture and transgenic construct development|
|Rs. 24,000/- PM||Master’s in Agricultural Biotechnology/ Biotechnology/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biochemistry/ Life Sciences|
|Senior Research Fellow (SRF)||01||Rs. 16000-18000/- PM||Master’s degree in Agricultural Biotechnology/Biotechnology/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biochemistry/ Life Science|
|Lab Assistant||02||Rs. 10000/- PM||Graduation in any discipline of Science.||–|
|Field Assistant||01||Rs. 10000/- PM||Graduation in any discipline of Science.||–|
|DBT funded project “Development of micronutrient enriched maize through molecular breeding – Phase II||Research Associate||01||Rs. 22,000/- PM||Ph. D. in Agricultural Biotechnology/ Biotechnology/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biochemistry/ Life sciences||Experience in molecular marker techniques, Biochemical analysis like phytic acid, β-Carotene, Fe and Zn analysis|
|ICAR funded “Network project on Organic Farming”.||Senior Research Fellow||02||Rs. 25,000 to 28,000/- PM||M.Sc./ M.Sc.(Ag) in Agronomy/ Soil Science/ Soil Microbiology/ Entomology/ Pathology/ Horticulture/ Vegetable Science||i) Experience in working with different modern instruments for soil, manure and plant analysis
ii) Experience in management of different field crops. iii)Experience in recording different plant protection parameters in experiments
iv) Experience in working with farmers in rural areas
v) Experience in use of Microsoft office
vi) experience in use GIS and GPS software
|CRP on Agro-biodiversity in Finger Millet Component – II project.||Project Assistant||01||Rs. 15000/- PM||Post Graduate in Agriculture-Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Agronomy/ with experience in Crop filed trials management/ Germplasm handling||Basic knowledge of MS office especially MS excel.|
– Research Associate : 40 years for men, 45 years for women
– Senior Research Fellow (SRF) : 35 years for men, 40 years for women
– Lab & Field Assistant : 35 years
– Project Assistant : 35 years for men, 40 years for women
The candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the walk-in interview which will be conducted on 24th August 2015 (for positions of 1st Project), 25th August 2015 (for positions of 2nd & 3rd Project) and 26th August 2015 (for positions of 4th & 5th Project). All applicants should report before 10:00 am at the campus with all the required documents.
Desirous and eligible candidates may attend a walk-in interview with fully filled application form on 24.08.2015, 25.08.2015 and 26.08.2015 at 10.00 am. Candidates must bring typed bio-data and original and attested copies of certificates/testimonials in support of age, qualification, experience, etc.
Date of Walk-in Interview (for positions of 1st Project) – 24 Aug 2015,
Date of Walk-in Interview (for positions of 2nd & 3rd Project) – 25 Aug 2015,
Date of Walk-in Interview (for positions of 4th & 5th Project) – 26 Aug 2015.
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