Scientist E,C,B


Job Details

Job Type : Central Government Job
Social Category : General,SC,ST,OBC
Min Age : 21
Number of Post : 08
Apply Start Date : 26-Oct-2021
Ex-Serviceman : Yes
Domicile Criteria : National Eligibility
Max Age : 45
Apply Website :
Apply Last Date : 13-Dec-2021
Physically Disabled : Yes
Domicile State :
Posted On : 28-Oct-2021

Contact Details
020 2532 5000

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MACS-Agharkar Research Institute (ARI) an autonomous Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India is committed to the promotion of science and technology with emphasis on high standards of research and development activities for the benefit of humankind and the nation. The current research activities encompass biological sciences and focus on six thematic areas Biodiversity & Palaeobiology, Bioenergy, Bioprospecting, Developmental Biology, Genetics & Plant Breeding and Nano bioscience.
 1st class Master Degree with specialization in Genetics & Plant Breeding in Agriculture or Botany or equivalent qualification from a recognized university.

(i) PhD in any of the above subjects 
(ii) 5 years research experience in Plant Breeding work (both field and research laboratory) on crops like soybean/legumes/field crops, etc., as evidenced by varietal developmental and release. 
(iii) Knowledge of conducting field experimental trials under ICAR-AICRP coordinated projects for varietal evaluation and procedures like hybridization, germplasm maintenance, etc. in soybean/legumes/field crops. 
(iv) Ability to maintain pure seed and large scale seed production. 
(v) Data collection and analysis of experiments using computer software. 
(vi) Experience of use of conventional and molecular tools in plant breeding. 
(vii) Experience in farm operations in rural areas and knowledge of local language

The upper age limit for direct recruits shall be 35 years in case of Scientist B, 40 years for Scientist C and 45 years for ScientistE as on the closing date for receipt of applications. The upper age limit is relax able for Government Servants up to five years in accordance with the orders issued by the Central Government. Any other relaxation in age limit shall be in accordance with orders issued by the Central Government from time to time.
Category No. of Vacancies/Posts
General 5
SC (Schedule Caste) 1
ST (Schedule Tribes) 1
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 1
Candidates fulfilling above conditions may apply in the prescribed format attached below, along with self-attested copies of qualifications, certificates, Passport size photograph, certificate issued by competent authorities and send it to 'The Director, Agharkar Research Institute, Gopal Ganesh Agarkar Road, Pune â?? 411 004 (MH)' on or before 13/12/2021. The envelope should be superscribed as "Application for the post of Scientist __(Discipline)". Candidates must carefully go through the advertisement before filling the application form. It is the responsibility of the candidates to ensure that they follow the instructions while filling the application. Candidate must ensure to attach clear legible certificates/documents while sending hard copy of application. Attaching of illegible/incorrect certificates/documents may lead to rejection of the candidature
Category Fee Details
General 500
SC (Schedule Caste) 0
ST (Schedule Tribes) 0
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 500

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