Advertisement for One Junior Project Fellow (JPF) in SERB-DST Project

Applications are invited from highly motivated and eligible candidates for the position of Junior Project Fellow(JPF) in a SERB funded Research Project entitled “Reproduction biology of selected underutilized tree species of Mizoram, NE-India”.

Objectives of the Project : The objective of the project is to acquire detail knowledge on reproductive biology of selected underutilized trees following forest based field and lab works for their sustainable utilization & conservation.

Essential Qualification : M.Sc degree in Forestry/ Botany/ Life Sciences with CSIR/UGC-NET/ any other national level examinations conducted by DST, DBT, ICAR, ICMR or valid GATE Score.

Age limit : The upper age limit for JPF is 28 years at the time appointment, relaxation in the upper age limit relaxation admissable in case of SC/ST/OBC/ Women candidate as per rules.

Desirable : Working experiences in forestry field work are encouraged to apply.

Stipend : The amount of JPF fellowship will be as per SERB norms with 8% HRA (if hostel accomodation is not provided).

Duration : Initial appointment will be for one year, which is extendable up to the duration of the project, solely based on performance.

How to Apply : Candidates applied against earlier notification dated 12-05-2020 no need to apply again. Terms and conditions in the present notofication will be applied. Interested candidates are requested to submit a detailed CV to Dr. Kewat Sanjay Kumar, Department of Forestry, Mizoram University, via e-mail : latest by 29.06.2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. Interview may be conducted through online mode. Shortlisted candidates will be initimated by e-mail informing date of interview.

General Terms and Conditions
* The post is purely temporary and is co-terminus with the project.
* All the original certificates will be produced for verification during interview.
* No TA & DA will be paid for appearing in the interview.

Dr. Kewat Sanjay Kumar
Principal Investigator

Last date : 29th June 2020 


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