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October 15, 2018

Assam Agricultural University Recruitment 2018: Project Scientist/ Research Associate/ JRF [14 posts] [Walk-in]

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Assam Agricultural University.
Last Date: 30/10/2018.


Walk in interview
for the following positions under the "DBT-NECAB", Assam Agricultural University will be held in the DBT-AAU Centre, AAU, Jorhat on Oct 30, 2018 at 10.30 am onwards against Adv No. DBT-NECAB/AAU/Manpower(ADV)/02/838-41/ dated: 13 -10-2018.

1. Project Scientist
No of posts:

Educational Qualification: Ph D (Science) with outstanding academic record and proven ability of high quality R & D work and age below 40 years.
 
Emoluments (per month): Rs. 56,100/- + HRA for 1st year, Rs. 58,900/- + HRA for 2nd year and Rs. 61,700/-+ HRA for 3rd year

Area of Research:

Genetic improvement of rice for abiotic and biotic stress tolerance using molecular breeding
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Genetic improvement chickpea using gene technology for insect resistance
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Bio prospecting soil microbes from acid soil study their biology and interaction with crop plants;  identification and isolation of novel strains to develop efficient biofertilizer and biopesticides
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Bio informatics with experience in NGS data analysis and wet lab
Number of Position = 1 (one)

2. Research Associate
No of posts:
5
Educational Qualification: Ph D (Science) with outstanding academic record and proven ability of high quality R & D work and age below 40 years.
Or Master’s degree in the relevant subject with 1st Division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average with at least two years of research experience as evidenced from Fellowship/ Associate-ship / Training/ other engagements. Published research papers will be desirable.

Emoluments (per month): Rs. 36,000/- + HRA for 1st and 2nd year, Rs 38,000/- + HRA for 3rd year.

Area of Research:

Genetic improvement of rice for abiotic and biotic stress tolerance using molecular breeding position
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Genetic improvement chickpea using gene technology for insect resistance
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Bio prospecting soil microbes from acid soil and study their biology and interaction with crop plants
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Isolation of novel strains to develop efficient biofertilizer
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Isolation of novel strains to develop efficient biopesticides
Number of Position = 1 (one)

3. JRF
No of posts:
5
Educational Qualification: M. Sc(Agri) in Agricultural Biotechnology, Plant Breeding and Genetics /M. Sc in Biotechnology/Molecular Biology/Life Sciences/Soil Science/ Plant Pathology

Emoluments (per month): Rs 25,000+HRA for 1st and 2nd year and Rs 28,000 + HRA for 3rd year for NET qualified candidate / Professional degree holder.

Rs 12000.00 + HRA for 1st and 2nd year; Rs 14000.00 + HRA for 3rd year for candidates without NET, GATE, BET.

Area of Research:

Genetic improvement of rice for abiotic and biotic stress tolerance using molecular breeding position
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Genetic improvement chickpea using gene technology for insect resistance
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Bio prospecting soil microbes from acid soil and study their biology and interaction with crop plants
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Isolation of novel strains to develop efficient biofertilizers
Number of Position = 1 (one)

Isolation of novel strains to develop efficient biopesticides
Number of Position = 1 (one)

How to apply: Candidates may appear for the interview with bio-data and passport size photographs, original and attested copies of all testimonials that must be presented at the time of interview.

Walk-in date/ time: Oct 30, 2018 at 10.30 am onwards

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