Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board, ASRB

Last Date - 27-03-2017
City / State - Across India , Across India
Education - doctoraldegree,
Advt. No. - 01/2017

Recruitment 2017 - Applications are invited from Indian Citizens for direct selection to the following scientific positions in the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi and its Institutes. These positions are to be filled up on tenurial basis for a period of five years.

Sr. No. Name of the Post No. of Vacancy Age Limit Pay
1 Joint Director 01 below 60 yrs PB4, Rs 37400-67000 + RGP Rs 10000/-
2 Project Coordinator (MULLARP) 01
3 Project Coordinator (Spices) 01
4 Project Coordinator (Soil Test Crops Response) 01
5 Project Coordinator (Sesame & Niger) 01
6 Project Coordinator (Potato Improvement) 01
7 Project Coordinator (Post Harvest Engineering & Technology) 01
8 Project Coordinator (Renewable Sources of Energy for
Agriculture and Agro-based Industries),
01
9 Project Coordinator (Palms) 01
10 Project Coordinator (Cotton Improvement) 01
11 Head, Regional Research Station 01
12 Head, Division of Crop Protection 01
13 Head, Central Potato Research Station 01
14 Head, Division of Crop Improvement 01
15 Head, Division of Crop Improvement 01
16 Head, Division of Plant Biotechnology 01
17 Head, Division of Crop Improvement (Coimbatore) 01
18 Head, Division of Crop Improvement (Cuttack) 01
19 Head, Division of Quality Evaluation & Improvement 01
20 Head, Division of Transfer of Technology 01
21 Head, Division of Plant Science 01

 

Sr. No. Education Qualification & Exp.
1 (i) Doctoral degree in any discipline of Agricultural Sciences with specialization in Natural Resource Management. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of ublications/activities/ contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in Hill Agriculture.
2 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural/Basic Sciences with specialization in Crop improvement/ crop production/crop protection. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/ contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in the pulse crops
3 (i) Doctoral degree in any branch of agricultural/basic Sciences with specialization in plantation/spices crops. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/ contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in horticulture/plantation crops preferably in spices.
4 (i) Doctoral degree in Soil Sciences/Agricultural Chemistry/Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry or in basic sciences with specialization in crop nutrient management. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in soil-plant nutrient management.
5 (i) Doctoral degree in any branch of agricultural/basic sciences with specializations in plantation crops. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in horticulture/plantation crops preferably in palms
6 (i) Doctoral degree in any branch of agricultural/basic sciences with specializations in crop improvement. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in vegetable improvement/production technology
7 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural Process Engineering/Agricultural & Food Engineering/Processing and Agricultural Structures/ Post-Harvest Engineering & Technology/ Food Engineering/ Food Process Engineering. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: The candidate should have demonstrated proven scientific leadership in terms of publications, patents/technologies; and skill of research coordination, management with a broad vision and perspective of Post-production processes mechanization and value addition.
8 (i) Doctoral degree in Farm Machinery and Power/Bio-Energy/ Renewable Energy Engineering/ Energy Science and Technology. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publications/activities/contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in use of renewable sources of energy for agriculture & agro-based industries.
9 (i) Doctoral degree in any branch of agricultural/basic sciences with specializations in plantation crops. (ii) & (iii) as in item no. 1above.
Desirable: Experience in horticulture/plantation crops preferably in palms.
10 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural/Basic Sciences with specialization in Crop Improvement/ Crop Production/ Crop Protection. (ii) At least three years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with grade pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contributions to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in the field crops.
11 (i) Doctoral degree in any of the ARS disciplines notified under Horticulture Science Group. (Please see ICAR circular no. 8(1)/2013-Per-IV dated 26.02.2015 regarding review of existing qualifications for ARS Scientists in the ICAR site under circular/personnel). OR Doctoral degree in basic sciences with specialization in crop improvement/ crop production/ crop protection in vegetable crops. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in improvement & management of vegetable crops.
12 (i) Doctoral degree in any of the ARS disciplines notified under Horticulture Science Group, (Please see ICAR circular no. 8(1)/2013-Per-IV dated 26.02.2015 regarding review of existing qualifications for ARS Scientists in the ICAR site under circular/personnel). OR Doctoral degree in basic sciences with specialization in crop improvement/ crop production/ crop protection in fruit crops. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in improvement & management of fruit crops.
13 (i) Doctoral degree in any of the ARS disciplines notified under Horticulture Science Group, (Please see ICAR circular no. 8(1)/2013-Per-IV dated 26.02.2015 regarding review of existing qualifications for ARS Scientists in the ICAR site under circular/personnel). OR Doctoral degree in basic sciences with specialization in crop improvement/ crop production/ crop protection in Horticultural crops. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in improvement and management of Tuber & vegetable crops.
14 (i) Doctoral degree in Horticulture Science/Crop Science or Doctoral Degree in basic sciences with specialization in biotechnology, genetics, breeding & molecular biology in horticultural crops. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research. Desirable: Experience in improvement and management of Tuber and vegetable crops.
15 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural/Basic Sciences with specialization in Crop improvement. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research. Desirable: Experience in the pulse crops.
16 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural/Basic Sciences with specialization in Plant Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research. Desirable: Experience in the pulse crops
17 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural /Basic Sciences with specialization in Crop Improvement. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable:
Experience in Sugarcane.
18 same as above in Sr. No. 16
Desirable: Experience in the rice crops.
19 (i) Doctoral degree in Textile Technology/Applied Physics/Textile Physics/ Agricultural Process Engineering/Post Harvest Engineering/ Textile Engineering/ Chemical Engineering. (ii) At least two years’ experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research. Desirable: Experience in quality evaluation and improvement in natural fibre products and garments.
20 (i) Doctoral degree in Agricultural Process Engineering/Agricultural & Food Engineering/ Processing and Agricultural Structures/ Post-Harvest Engineering & Technology/ Food Engineering/ Food Process Engineering or in agricultural extension with specialization in transfer of agricultural technology. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Experience in transfer of agricultural technology.
21 (i) Doctoral degree in Plant Sciences/Crop Science/ Horticulture Science including Agro Forestry or in any discipline of basic Sciences with specialization in field, forestry or horticultural crops. (ii) At least two years experience as Principal Scientist/Professor or in an equivalent position in the pay band-4 of Rs 37,400-67000 with Research Grade Pay of Rs 10000/- (iii) Evidence of publication/activities/contribution to suggest that the candidate has a broad vision/perspective on agricultural research.
Desirable: Specialization in Soil and Water Conservation.

Application Fee : Crossed Demand Draft for Rs 500/-, valid for 3(three) months and drawn in favour of SECRETARY,ASRB payable at New Delhi (India). However, the SC/ST/Women/Physically Handicapped (PH) applicants/candidates are exempted from paying the application fee

How to Apply : The application/Advance Copy of application, submitted personally/by hand or sent through speed post or courier, should reach ASRB on or before the below said closing date(s)

Closing date for receipt of application/advance copy of application(s) : 08.02.2017
Closing date for receipt of application/advance copy of application(s) for notified remote areas/abroad : 23-02-2017
Last date for receipt of Application Through Proper Channel is 10.03.2017 and 27.03.2017 (from notified remote areas/abroad)