Applications are invited in prescribed pro forma for the following posts under the projects mentioned along with the post, detailed qualification and pay etc. of the posts are given below:
Post 1 : Research AssociateProject : “Functional significance of Potyviral Hc-Pro interaction with host and vector factors” DST funded Indo-Spanish bilateral programme (PI- Dr. Shelly Praveen)
No of post : One
Essential Qualification : Ph.D. degree or M.Sc. with three years research experience in Biochemistry/Plant Pathology / Biotechnology or a related field.
Job requirement : Job requirement include study of the interaction of viral RNAi suppressor protein Hc-Pro and proteins involved in plants’ RNAi machinery with the overall goal to establish the host – viral interaction. Research will include Cloning, mutation work, protein and gene expression and bioinformatics analysis. Host-viral interaction studies include yeast two hybrid system, YFP and GFP vector based techniques.
Desirable :i) Publications in the desired field of research
ii) Experience in handling softwares involved in Life Sciences research.
Pay : Rs 22,000/-P.M. (Consolidated) + HRA as admissible
Post 2 : SRFProject : “RNAi and other cutting edghe technological intervention to develop insect pests, diseases and virus tolerant tomato hybrids for Indian and International market.” BIPP, DBT (PI- Dr. Shelly Praveen)
No of post : One
Essential Qualification : M.Sc. in Plant Pathology.
Job requirement : Job requirement include standardization of protocol for transmission of Tospo & Gemini viruses and screening of transgenic tomato lines for resistance
Desirable : i) Two to three years experience in the relevant field with proven published record.
ii) Experience in handling softwares involved in Life Sciences research
Pay : Rs 14,000/-P.M. (Consolidated) + HRA as admissible
The eligible candidates may apply on prescribed pro forma only through ordinary post. No other documents like attested copies of testimonials or research papers should be attached. Candidates are advised to write the name of the post applied for and project on top left of envelop. Applications must reach the Principal Investigator, Division of Plant Pathology, IARI, New Delhi-110012 within 15 days from the date of appearance of advertisement in News paper/ IARI website. Call letter will be issued for interview to the selected candidates after screening.
Deadline : 08.03.12