Palli Siksha Bhavana (Institute of Agriculture)
Sriniketan 731 236, West Bengal
Junior Research Fellow
Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow under research project funded by Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) as follows:
Title of the project: Induced mutation for early maturing, semi-dwarf and high yielding lines in Aromatic rice Badsabhog.
Project duration: Three years.
Funding agency: Department of Atomic Energy, Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences, Govt of India, BARC, Mumbai.
Name of the post: Junior Research Fellow.
Type of the post: Purely temporary post.
No. of positions: 01 (one).
Emoluments: Rs 25,000 p.m. for first two years and Rs 28,000 p.m. for third year. Age: Not more than 28 years (on date of interview).
Academic qualification: At least 55% marks in M.Sc.(Ag.) in Genetics and/or Plant Breeding with good academic record. Candidates appearing for final examination of M.Sc.(Ag.) in Genetics and/or Plant Breeding may also apply.
Selection of such candidates will be subject to fulfillment of requisite qualification.
Experience: Experience in field and laboratory work, report preparation and proficiency in computer work (MS word, excel, power point, statistical packages).
Contact details: Interested candidates may send their application with brief bio-data and attested photocopies of all mark-sheets, certificates and testimonials to Dr Nihar Ranjan Chakraborty, Assistant Professor in Genetics and Plant Breeding, Principal Investigator DAE, BRNS Project, Palli Siksha Bhavana (Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan 731 236, Birbhum, West Bengal, by post or electronically (e-mail: niharranjan. firstname.lastname@example.org).
Only short-listed candidates will be called for the interview and they will have to attend the interviews at their own cost. The last date of receipt of application is 25 July 2016.