Walk-in Interview for engagement of SRF and RA in IVRI, Izatnagar

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Walk-in Interview for engagement of SRF and RA in IVRI, Izatnagar

Applications are invited for the position of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) and Research
Associate (RA) on purely temporary basis to work in Externally Aided Projects as per the
details given below:

A. Two SRFs in a National Fund for Basic Strategic & Frontier Area of Agricultural
Research (NFBSFARA) funded project entitled “RNAi mediated comparative functional analysis of
immune response genes in ruminants and fish against Mycobacterium avium subspp. paratuberculosis
and Mycobacterium fortuitum.

Essential Qualification: M. V. Sc./Ph. D (Animal Genetics/ Animal Biotechnology/ Animal
Biochemistry/ Veterinary Microbiology) or M. Sc. / Ph.D. (Biotechnology/
Biochemistry/Microbiology/Bioinformatics).

Desirable qualification: Working knowledge of Molecular Biology Techniques (DNA/RNA
isolation, Cloning, Southern, Northern, Western blotting, Genomic and or cDNA library
screening, ELISA, Bacterial culture, transformation, Real Time PCR and other relevant
techniques) evident ONLY through dissertation work/ research publication.

B. One SRF and one Research Associate in an ICAR National Fellow funded project entitled
“Development of transgenic goat as a bioreactor for producing novel proteins of therapeutic
importance using Sperm-Mediated Gene transfer (SMGT) method”.
Essential Qualification: M. V. Sc./Ph. D (Animal Genetics & Breeding/ Animal
Biotechnology/ Animal Biochemistry/ Veterinary Physiology) or M. Sc. / Ph.D. (Biotechnology/
Biochemistry).

Desirable qualification: Working knowledge of Molecular Biology Techniques (DNA/RNA
isolation, Cloning, Southern, Northern, Western blotting, Genomic and or cDNA library
screening, ELISA, Bacterial culture, transformation, Real Time PCR and other relevant
techniques) evident ONLY through dissertation work/ research publication.

C. General essential conditions common for all the positions:

Nature of job: The incumbent is expected to carry out a part of the project objectives
independently and/ or to assist the Scientists and other Workers as there need be. The incumbent
will also be essentially required to collect material from abattoir and biological samples from
animals at odd hours.

Total emoluments: For SRF: @ Rs. 16000/- per month (I & II yr) & Rs. 18000/- per month (III yr
and onwards); For RA: @ Rs. 23000/- and Rs 24000 per month for Masters and Ph. D degree
holders. HRA admissible @ 20% as per ICAR norm. Age: Maximum 35 years (relaxable as per
GOI rule)

Tenure and condition of the position:
The position is purely temporary and will be filled on
contractual basis for a period of five years or completion (likely date of completion on March,
2014) / termination of the project which ever is earlier. There is no provision of rearrangement
after termination of the project and IVRI/ ICAR will have NO liability, whatsoever, for this
position. PI will have the exclusive right to terminate the RA due to unsatisfactory performance
without assigning any reason.

Selection procedure: The eligible candidate may appear directly in a “Walk-in Interview” on
01/02/2012 at 11.00 am in Genome Analysis Laboratory, Animal Genetics Division, IVRI.
However, the candidates should submit their detailed Bio-data indicating Date of birth,
educational qualification & distinction, publications (supported with reprints) and experiences
along with a color passport size photo latest by 10.45 am of date of interview. In the application,
candidates should indicate “positon (i.e., SRF/RA) and name of the project” they are applying
for. Candidates should be required to furnish all the testimonials in original at the time of
interview. It may please be noted that no TA/DA will be given.

Deadline: Contact employer


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