Junior Research Fellow – CMBGE

0 Years
Hyderabad

Job Description

ICRISAT is seeking applications for the post of Junior Research Fellow, from Indian Nationals. The incumbent will be based at ICRISAT Headquarters in Patancheru, Telangana State, India.

Responsibilities:
  • To perform scientific research services related to proposed objectives of the project.
  • Knowledge on modern molecular biology techniques, basic bioinformatics and genetic transformation will be preferred.
  • Candidates with expertise in stress physiology and biochemistry are also encouraged to apply.
  • Any other work assigned by the supervisor.

Requirement:
  • Candidates having M.Sc./M.Tech degree in Life Sciences / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Molecular Biology / Bioinformatics with NET qualification.
  • The candidate with prior work experience in plant molecular biology and analyzing bioinformatics data will be preferred.
  • Good team player in cross-functional environments with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

General:
This is a consolidated position for three years, renewable based on the performance of the incumbent, funding availability, and the Institute's continuing need for the position.

How to apply:
Applicants should apply on or before 25 November 2018 with latest Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable about your professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged, however only short listed candidates will be contacted.

ICRISAT is an equal opportunity employer

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Agriculture / Dairy

Employment Type:Permanent Job, Full Time

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Desired Candidate Profile

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Education-

PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Bio-Chemistry, Biotechnology, M.Tech - Any Specialization

Company Profile

INTERNATIONAL CROPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR THE SEMI ARID TROPICS (ICRISAT)

ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. Covering 6.5 million square kilometers of land in 55 countries, the semi-arid tropics is home to over 2 billion people, with 650 million of these being the poorest of the poor. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.

ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see www.icrisat.org.
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