ICAR- National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources – 2020 | 05 Vacancies

ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR), New Delhi. The positions are of temporary nature and co-terminous with the project.

Applications are invited to attend Interview (in-person/ online through video conferencing) for the following posts under DBT funded network project “Exploiting Genetic Diversity for Improvement of Safflower through Genomics Assisted Discovery of QTLs/Genes Associated with Agronomic Traits” for a period of five years (up to Feb. 2025)

Owing to the prevailing COVID-19 crisis, candidates may choose for interview either inperson or through online process. The eligible candidates (appearing in-person as well as online mode) are requested to send their application in the enclosed proforma along with scanned copy of the original documents through email to s.rajkumar@icar.gov.in with a copy to rajnbpgr@gmail.com latest by June 16, 2020. After screening the applications, the eligible candidates will be informed for further details regarding interview by email or over phone. Original documents of the candidates appearing interview in-person will be verified on the interview date and for the candidates appearing online interview will be verified at a
later stage

1. JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW – Vacancies : 03

Educational Qualification: Master’s degree in Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology/ Agriculture/ Botany/ Life sciences/ Environmental Science with 04/ 05 years of Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University.
OR Post-graduate degree in above mentioned subjects with 03 years Bachelor’s degree and 02 years Master’s degree with NET/ GATE qualifications.

Desirable: Experience in molecular biology related work like large scale isolation of high-quality DNA and RNA, quantification, PCR etc.

Age Limit: Max. 35 years

Consolidated Pay: Rs.31000/- per month (for Project Associate-I) and Rs.31000/- per month for 1st & 2nd year and Rs.35000/- per month for 3rd year onward.


Educational Qualification: Graduation in Life Sciences/ Botany/ Agriculture/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science or equivalent.

Desirable: Experience in field crops/ laboratory work, handling of office documents, basic knowledge of computer and data entry, etc.

Age Limit: Max 50 years

Consolidated Pay: Rs.20000 per month

Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relax able as per Govt. rules.

Official website –  www.nbpgr.ernet.in

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