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Rain Forest Research Institute Notified Recruitment for 04 Four Project Personnel Vacancies

Rain Forest Research Institute (RFRI), Jorhat under Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, an autonomous body of Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India issued notification inviting applications for recruitment to 4 posts of SRF (1 post), JRF (2 posts) and FA (1 post) for two research projects funded by the National Medicinal Plant Board (NMPB), New Delhi.

Oct 19, 2013 13:29 IST
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Rain Forest Research Institute (RFRI), Jorhat under Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, an autonomous body of Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India issued notification inviting applications for recruitment to 4 posts of SRF (1 post), JRF (2 posts) and FA (1 post) for two research projects funded by the National Medicinal Plant Board (NMPB), New Delhi.  Interested candidates should send their applications till 8 November 2013.    

Important Dates:

Last date of submitting application: 8 November 2013

Vacancy Details:

Total Projects: 2 projects

Total Vacancies: 4 posts

Project-wise vacancy details:

1. Name of the Project: “Development of descriptors and evaluation of artificial inoculation in Aquilaria malaccensis Lamk”

Vacancies: 2 posts

Principal Investigator: Dr. R.K. Borah, Scientist-E, RFRI, Jorhat. email ID: borahrk@icfre.org

a. Name of the Post: SRF

No of Posts: 1post

Emoluments: Rs. 14000 + HRA (fixed)

Qualifications: M.Sc. in Agriculture / Botany / Life Science with 2 years of research experience and specialization in plant pathology / plant breeding and genetics / biotechnology / microbiology / taxonomy

b. Name of the Post: JRF

No of Posts: 1 post

Emoluments: Rs. 12000 + HRA (for first 3 years)

 Rs. 14000 + HRA (from 4th year)

Qualifications: M.Sc. in Agriculture / Botany / Life Science

2. Name of the Project: "Morinda citrifolia L. (Noni) - livelihood option for the people of North East India”

Vacancies: 2 posts

Principal Investigator: Dr. T.N. Manohara, Scientist-C, RFRI, Jorhat. email ID:  manohara_tn@yahoo.com

a. Name of the Post: JRF

No of Posts: 1 post

Emoluments: Rs. 12000 + HRA (for first 2 years)

Rs. 14000 + HRA (for 3rd year)

Qualifications: M.Sc. in Botany / Life Science / Forestry / Agriculture

b. Name of the Post: FA

No of Posts: 1 post

Emoluments: Rs. 7000 (consolidated)

Qualifications: B.Sc. in Botany / Biochemistry / Chemistry / Biotechnology as an elective subject

(Candidates selected for project 2 will be required to travel to Mizoram and Tripura for monitoring purpose)

Age limit: (as on 8 November 2013)

For SRF: 32 years,

For JRF & FA: 28 years 

Upper age limit is relax-able up to 5 years for SC / ST / Women candidates and up to 3 years for OBC candidates.

Selection Procedure: Selection will be done on the basis of candidates’ performance in the Interview.

Selected candidates will be required to join immediately and has to work until the tenure of the project.

How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidate should send their applications in the prescribed format to the concerned Principal Investigator at “Rain Forest Research Institute (RFRI), Post Box No. 136, Deovan, Jorhat- 785001, Assam” so as to reach the said person by 8 November 2013.  

Candidates should apply separately for each post, if applying for more than one post.  

 The posts are purely temporary and co-terminus with the projects.

 NOTE: The research work of JRF and SRF in the project may lead to the PhD degree if the candidates desire.

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