Research Associate/Senior Research Fellow Vacancies at ICAR


Post Date: 29/11/2017

Organisation Name: Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Organisation Profile: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare , Government of India. Formerly known as Imperial Council of Agricultural Research, it was established on 16 July 1929 as a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in pursuance of the report of the Royal Commission on Agriculture. The ICAR has its headquarters at New Delhi.

Name of post:  Research Associate/Senior Research Fellow

Funding Agency: ICAR

Title of the project: National Agricultural Higher Education Project.

Qualifications: : 

Research Associate :

Essential: Ph. D. in Agriculture (Agri. Economics/ Agri. Engg./ Agri. Extension./Agri. Statistics/ Horticulture). Or degree in Agriculture (Agri. Economics/ Agri. Engg./ Agri. Extension./ Agri.Statistics/ Horticulture) having 1st Division or 60 % marks or equivalent overall grade point average, with at least two years of research experience as evidenced from Fellowship/Associateship / Training / other engagements as circulated vide ICAR Circular No. F. No. Edn./6/27/2014/HRD dt. 09-10-2015 and 13-10-2015.
Desirable: (i) Published research papers (ii) Experience in data organization/ management (iii) Working knowledge / skills in Computer / IT related field. 

Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Agriculture :

Essential:- M.Sc. degree in Agriculture (Agri. Economics/ Agri. Engg./ Agri.Extension./ Agri. Statistics/ Horticulture) as circulated vide ICAR Circular F. No.Edn/6/27/2014/HRD dt. 09-10-2015 and 13-10-2015.
Desirable: - Knowledge in computer applications, data organization/management/report writing. 

Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Computer Application :

Educational Qualifications: 1. 1st class degree in M. Tech/ M.E. in Computer Science/ MCA/ M. Sc. in Computer Science or IT on a regular basis from a recognized university with B. Sc. (Computer/ IT/ Maths/ Statistics). 2. Evidence of at least twoyear experience in IT field. 
Desirable: 1.Experience in designing, developing, supporting, securing and maintaining the project web site/portal, developing software and use of computers for information Management especially Database Management and net based applications. 2. Experience in reports preparation and other documents preparation. 

Tenure of the Project: -

No. of post: 
  • Research Associate (RA) in Agriculture – 05 Nos.
  • Senior Research Fellow (SRF) in Agriculture – 04 Nos.
  • Senior Research Fellow (SRF) in Computer Application – 03 Nos. 

Research Associate (RA):
  • For RA with Ph. D. (i) Rs. 40,000 per month + HRA.
  • RA with Master’s degree holder Rs. 38,000 per month + HRA.
Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
  • For 1st and 2nd Year : Rs. 25,000 per month + HRA
  • For 3rd year onwards : Rs. 28,000 per month + HRA 
Apply Mode: Walk in

Walk in Date:
  • RA in Agriculture – 05.12.2017 at 10.00 AM
  • SRF in Agriculture – 06.12.2017 at 10.00 AM
  • SRF in Computer Application- 07.12.2017 at 10.00 AM 
How to Apply: Interested candidates may attend the walk in interview in the following address.

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Venue Address :
PIU NAHEP Office, 
Fifth Floor, Krishi Anusandhan Bhawan – II, 
Pusa, New Delhi -110012.

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