NBPGR Recruitment 2016 for JRF Jobs

NBPGR Recruitment 2016 for JRF Jobs. National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR) has issued a notification for the recruitment of JRF, Skilled Worker & Field Worker vacancies under the project “Development of short duration, early maturing, high yielding, biotic & abiotic stress tolerant redgram varieties-Indo-Swiss Collaboration in Biotechnology”on temporary basis. Eligible candidates may attend for walk in interview on 22-04-2016 at 10.00 AM. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process & how to apply are given below…

About NBPGR:

The need for establishment of an organization to undertake activities of plant introduction and germplasm augmentation for use in crop improvement was felt as early as 1935 by the ‘Crops and Soil Wing’ of the then ‘Board of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry’. The need was reiterated in a meeting of the Indian Society of Genetics and Plant Breeding in 1941, which inter alia discussed the subject of economic crops. Dr. B.P. Pal, working at IARI approached the then Imperial (now Indian) Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) to set up a unit for assembly of global germplasm under phytosanitary conditions in India. The ICAR scheme for ‘Plant Introduction’ commenced functioning in 1946 in the then Botany Division of IARI under the leadership of the Late Dr. Harbhajan Singh as the first ‘Operational Scientist’. The unit was further expanded and strengthened as ‘Plant Introduction and Exploration Organization’ in the Botany Division in 1956, and later developed as a separate ‘Division of Plant Introduction’ in IARI in 1961. Subsequently, on the recommendations of the ‘High Level Committee’ constituted by the Government of India in 1970, the ‘Division of Plant Introduction’ was upgraded to an independent institute ‘National Bureau of Plant Introduction’ in August 1976 which was rechristened as ‘National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources’ (NBPGR) in January 1977.

NBPGR Recruitment 2016 Details:

Important Dates:

Date & Time of Interview: 22-04-2016 at 10.00 AM.

Total Number of Posts: 03 Posts

Name of the Post:

  • JRF: 01 Post
  • Skilled Worker: 01 Post
  • Field Worker: 01 Post

Educational Qualification For NBPGR Recruitment 2016:

Candidates should possess PG in basic science with NET of 10+2+4 year B.Tech with PG and NET for S.No-1, Any science degree with valid institute certificate to prove proficiency in computer applications for S.No-2 & working experience in Pusa campus research fields, Knowledge in recording observations for S.No-3.

Selection Process:

Candidates will be selected based on interview.

How to Apply For NBPGR Recruitment 2016:

Eligible candidates may attend for walk in interview along with their bio-data, original mark cards, certificates and other testimonials & top of the form should be superscribed with “post and name of the project applied for” at NBPGR, New Building Pusa Campus, New Delhi by 10.00 AM on 22-04-2016.

NBPGR, New Building Pusa Campus, New Delhi.

For more details like emoluments & other information click on the link given below….

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