Research Associate and Senior Research Fellowships in Agronomy, Soil Science, Soil Water Conservation Engineering, Crop Physiology, Forestry, Agricultural Economics, Entomology/Agricultural Entomology at Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, India 2012
About Scholarship: CRIDA is a National Research Institute under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) established in 1985 with a mandate to carry out basic and applied research in rainfed farming. The Institute also undertakes National/ International Collaborations and Consultancy Projects. All India Coordinated Research Programmes (AICRPs) of ICAR on Dryland Agriculture and Agrometeorology with 25 partners each are in CRIDA. This is the lead Institute and the National Nodal point for the National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) which is being implemented at large number of Research Institutes of ICAR, State Agricultural Universities and 100 KVKs.
Study Subjects: Eligible subjects are Agronomy, Soil Science, Soil Water Conservation Engineering, Crop Physiology, Forestry, Agricultural Economics, Entomology / Agricultural Entomology
Course Level: This Scholarship programme is available for Research Associate and Senior Research Fellowships
Scholarship By: Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture
Cover: Research Position Rs. 24,000 Senior Research Fellowships Rs. 16,000
Eligibility: Research Associate-Doctoral Degree in Agronomy & related basic sciences/ Soil Science/ Agro meteorology/ Farm Machinery & Power/ Soil & Water Conservation Engineering. 40 yrs for men and 45 yrs for women
SRF- Post Graduation in Soil & Water Conservation Engineering/ Agronomy/ Entomology/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Agricultural Engineering/ Agricultural Extension 35 yrs for men and 40 yrs for women
Scholarship Open for: Indian Students
Number of awards: Research Position: 3 Senior Research Fellowships: 04
Apply: The candidates should bring their application in the prescribed format (attached) along with original and attested copies of documents related to age, qualifications, experience, etc. All applicants should report at 0930 hrs for screening of their applications at IGH, CRIDA campus. No application form shall be made available at the venue of walk-in-interview.
Deadline: 5th October, 2012
Further Information: http://www.crida.in/Recruit/NICRA%20RA%20SRF%20Advt%20%28Oct%20Interview%29.pdf