VIVEKANANDA PARVATIYA KRISHI ANUSANDHAN SANSTHAN
(Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
ALMORA - 263601 ( UTTARAKHAND)
It is proposed to fill up the purely temporary and time bound positions of Research
Associate and Senior Research Fellow on contractual basis under the following projects.
The eligible and desirous candidates fulfilling all the requirements are invited to appear
before the Selection Committee for interview at V.P.K.A.S. (ICAR), Almora on
20.08.2014 at 10.AM.
DBT funded project " Development of micronutrient enriched maize through molecular breeding - phase - II "
Name of Post : Research Associate – 2 post (for VPKAS, Almora)
Essential Qualification : M.Sc in Agril. Extension/ Agril. Economics/ Agril. Statistics
Desirable Ph.D. in the above mentioned disciplines.
RA - Rs. 23,000/- + HRA per month for Master Degree.
Rs. 24,000/- + HRA per month for Ph.D. holders.
RA - The upper age limit is 40 years for men and 45 years
for women on the date of interview (relaxation in age
for SC/ST/OBC as per GOI/ICAR norms)
Terms and Conditions:
1. The above posts are on contractual basis and co-terminus with the projects.
2. The applicants must bring their bio-data (affixed with recent passport size
photograph) along with original and photocopies of mark sheets and certificates
of all examinations passed.
3. No T.A./D.A. will be paid to the candidates for attending the interview.
4. The selection of candidates doesn’t entail on them any right for absorption/
regularization at VPKAS (ICAR), Almora or any other sister concern including
5. The Director’s decision will be final and binding in all respects.
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