Written By Ajit Kumar on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 | 3:09 AM
ICAR- Directorate of Foot and Mouth Disease
Applications are invited in the prescribed format (BIOGRAPHICAL DATA enclosed) from the eligible
candidates for contractual engagement of Young Professional-I and II and Research Associate/Senior Research
Fellow (RA/SRF) in the International Center for FMD (IC-FMD), Argul (Near IIT Campus), Jatni, Khurda,
Odisha, PIN- 752050 as per details given below:
Sl.No. Category Qualification & Experience No. of Position
Consolidate Emoluments per month
Date of Interview
(Diploma or graduate) as Electrician, Wire man, Machinist, Boiler operator, Electronic &
telecommunication engineering (ETE)
Rs. 15,000/- (As per ICAR guidelines)
16.07.2018 at 10.30AM
2. Young Professional-II
(B.Tech/M.Tech./ Post Graduate) in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, HVAC and air handling, Chemical engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication engineering (ETE), Computer application BCA/MCA, MBA.
Rs. 25,000/- (As per ICAR guidelines)
17.07.2018 at 10.30AM
3. Research Associate /Senior Research Fellow. (RA/SRF)
As per ICAR guidelines (enclosed)
As per ICAR guidelines
18.07.2018 at 10.30AM
Age: The minimum age under Young Professional-I and II category will be 21 years and maximum 45 years.
1. Number of positions may vary according to requirement.
2. The eligible candidate may appear directly in a “WALK-IN-INTERVIEW” on the date and time
mentioned above at the International Centre for FMD(IC-FMD), Argul (Near IIT Campus), Jatni,
Khurda, Odisha, Pin-752050.
3. Young Professional I and II will be engaged purely temporarily on contractual basis initially for a
period of 12 months and further extendable on 6 monthly basis. The Institute will not be held
responsible to give regular appointment after expiry of the term.
4. Candidates are required to bring his/her full bio-data duly affixed recent passport-size photograph along
with photo copies of testimonials/experience etc. However, original documents will also be checked at
the time of interview.No separate call letter for interview shall be issued. No TA/DA will be admissible
for attending the interview.
5. In case the dates of interview declared holiday there will be no changes in the schedule.
The Desirous applicants may appear in the Walk-in-Interview for the posts of Young Professional- I& II and Research Associate/Senior Research Fellow (RA/SRF) at the International Center for Foot and Mouth Disease (ICFMD), Arugul, Jatni, Bhubaneswar (Odisha) at 10:30 A.M. on 16, 17th and 18th July 2018 respectively.
For detailed Information please refer our web site www.pdfmd.ernet.in
Qualification for RA/SRF
Essential: Masters degree in Biotechnology/ Microbiology/ Pathology/ Immunology/ Physiology/
allied discipline or life sciences with 4 years/ 5 years of Bachelor’s degree. Candidates having post
graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years Bachelor’s degree and 2 years Master’s degree
should have NET qualification.
Desirable: Working experience in cell culture/ molecular biology/ nucleotide sequencing & analysis
techniques/ pathological techniques/ ELISA/ immunoassays/ bioinformatics.
Age: The maximum age for Senior Research Fellow will be 35 year for men & 40 years for women.
Emoluments: Rs. 25,000 per month for Ist & IInd year and Rs.28,000 per month + HRA as per ICAR
Qualifications: Ph. D. Degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Veterinary Pathology/ Veterinary
Microbiology/ relevant subjects or Life Sciences OR with Master’s degree in Biotechnology/
Biochemistry/ Veterinary Pathology/ Veterinary Microbiology/ relevant subjects or Life Sciences with 4
years/ 5 years of Bachelor’s degree having 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point
average with at least 2 years of research experience as evidenced from
Desirable: Experience of working in the areas of cell culture/ molecular biology/ ELISA/
Computational biology/ pathology etc.
Age: The maximum age for Research Associate will be 40 years for men & 45 years for women.
Emoluments: Rs. 40,000 per month + HRA as per ICAR guidelines (for Doctoral Degree Holder) and
Rs. 38,000 per month + HRA as per ICAR guidelines (for Master Degree Holder)