Walk-in-Test/Interview for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) on 01.07.2017 at 11.00am


Walk-in-Test/Interview will be held at ICAR-NIASM, Baramati on 01.07.2017 at 11.00 A.M. for filling up of 01 post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under DBT- BBSRC project entitled “Combining field phenotyping and next generation genetics to uncover markers, genes and biology underlying drought tolerance in wheat”.

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No. of vacancies

Essential Qualification

Desirable Qualification

Emoluments (per month)

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

01 (One)

Post graduate in Agriculture or  Plant Sciences with specialisation in  crop physiology/ Plant Physiology / Genetics and Plant Breeding with minimum of 55% marks having valid qualified NET/GATE/LS/BET

Experience in investigations / screening crop genotypes for heat and drought tolerance

JRF @ Rs.25,000/-p.m + HRA (10%) for 1st & 2nd  year

JRF will be engaged for an initially period of 1 year or till the termination of the project based on performance, whichever is earlier.

No relaxation is admissible regarding minimum age limit. The maximum age for JRF will be 35 years (relaxation in age as per GOI/ ICAR norms). The age will be computed from the date of examination.

The place of work is ICAR-NIASM, Malegaon, Baramati, Pune (Dist.). No of post may be increased or decreased at the decision of Competent Authority. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the test / interview. The decision of the Director of the Institute will be final and binding in all aspects. The application form complete in all respects along with recent photograph and a set of self-attested copies, proof of date of birth, requisite mark-sheets, educational certificates and other supporting documents need to be brought (along with originals) while attending the interview.


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