Mizoram University invited application for 2 posts of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for DBT sponsored Major for a period of 4 years till 30 January 2013. Candidates who have Masters in Science degree in Forestry/ Botany/ Environmental Science/ Soil Science/ Biogeochemistry or related subjects and have working experience in soil/plants are encouraged to apply.
The research topic for JRF is titled as “Impact assessment of Jhuming on native plants and soil microbiota and restoration of sustainable jhum agro-ecosystem in Northeast India”. The appointment made for this project will be temporary and co-terminus with the project.
The selected candidates will be paid Rs 16000 along with 10% HRA for 2 years and Rs 18000 along with 10% HRA afterwards if they have a having NET/GATE/BET/BINC qualification. However, in the absence of NET/GATE qualification, it shall be Rs 12000/- + 10% HRA for the first two years and Rs. 14000/- +10% HRA afterwards.
Candidates who wish to apply for the post should send duly completed application form with relevant documents in support of qualifications and experiences to Dr. S.K. Tripathi, Principal Investigator, Department of Forestry, Mizoram University, Post Box- 190, Aizawl- 796 004, Mizoram.
The Mizoram University was established on 2 July 2001 as a Central University by Mizoram University Act 2000 of the Parliament of India. The university has embarked on various programmes for academic and administrative development.