University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad (UASD) issued notification for recruitment to 16 Senior Research Fellow, Research Associate and Graduate Assistants on temporary basis. Interested candidates should appear for the Interview along with their latest updated CV to be held on 12 December 2014.
Date of the Interview: 12 December 2014
Time of the Interview: from 1000 hours onwards
Total vacancies: 16 posts
1. Senior Research Fellow: 7 posts
I. Project title:“Research on integrated weed management strategies- A cutting edge ‘cost effective & labor saving’ technology to overcome the problem of diminishing labor force in agriculture & novel approach to boost crop productivity and farm income” under RKVY project at AICRP on Weed Control, MARS, Dharwad
Subject-wise vacancy details
i. Agronomy: 3 posts
ii. Plant Pathology: one post
iii. Plant Biotechnology: one post
iv. Soil Science/ Agronomy: one post
Salary: Rs.16000 per month
Qualification: M.Sc.(Agri.) in Agronomy/ Plant Pathology/ Plant Biotechnology/ Soil Science with relevant experience in Weed Science.
II. Project title: “Red Sorghum Flakes based Shack bar for Health and Nutritional Security” (Ab.A/c No. 5385/310) Deptt. of Bakery Training Unit, AC, Dharwad
Salary: Rs.18400 per month
Qualification: M.Sc./ M.H.Sc.– Food Science and Nutrition/ Foods and Nutrition/ M.Tech.- Food Science.
2. Research Associate: 01 post
Project title: “Rapid mapping of QTLs for fibre quality traits in Indian cotton by wole genome shotgun resequencing” under International Centre for Agricultural Development at NSP/ BSP, Seed Unit, UAS, Dharwad (Abstract A/c No. 6870/40)
Salary: Rs.23000 per month
Qualification: M.Sc.Biotechnology with relevant experience in genome mapping and bioinformatics.
3. Graduate Assistant: 8 posts
Salary: Rs.14000 per month
I. Project title: “Registration of Bio-pesticides with Central Insecticides Board, Gurgaon” under GOK project at Institute of Organic Farming UAS, Dharwad (Ab.A/c No.5553/310).
Vacancies: 2 posts
Qualification: M.Sc.(Agri.) in Microbiology (for one post)/ M.Sc.(Agri.) in Entomology or Plant Pathology (for one post)
II. Project title: “Studies on bio-efficacy and growth promoting ability of bio-control agents against important disease of capsicum and tomato grown under poly-house conditions” under SRP at Institute of Organic Farming, UAS, Dharwad
Vacancies: one post
Qualification: M.Sc.(Agri.) in Plant Pathology/ Forestry Pathology.
III. Project title: “Network project on Onion and Garlic” at Department of Horticulture, AC, Dharwad (Ab.A/c No.5223/300)
Vacancies: 3 posts
Qualification: M.Sc.(Agri.) in Horticulture or M.Sc.Horticulture (specialization in spice crops) (for one post)/ M.Sc.(Agri.) in Pathology (for one post)/ M.Sc.(Botany) and Research work experience in Onion & Garlic (for one post).
IV. Project title: “Development of Affluent, Novel Microbial Eco-technologies for sustainable Agriculture, Food & Bio-energy Security” under RKVY project at AICRP on RES, MARS, UAS, Dharwad (Ab.A/c No.6867/310)
Vacancies: one post
Qualification: M.Sc. (Agri.) in Microbiology/ M.Sc. in Microbiology
V. Project title: “Evaluation & adoption of energy conservation methods for quality life of rural families” under SRP at AICRP on Family Resource Management, R.H.Sc., UAS, Dharwad (Ab.A/c No.6140/310)
Vacancies: one post
Qualification: M.H.Sc. in Family Resource Management/ M.Sc. in Agricultural Extension.
How to Apply
Interested and eligible candidates should appear for the interview along with their latest updated CV and attested copies of required certificates/ documents/ testimonials to be held on 12 December 2014 at the Chambers of the Associate Director of Research (HQ)/ Chambers of the DEAN (AGRI), College of Agriculture, Dharwad (as applicable) from 1000 hours onwards.
Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the walk-in-Interview. Candidates appearing for the Interview should carry with them all documents in original for verification.