Course(s) Offered: Agric science
Course Level: Graduate research
Provider: Ministry of Earth Sciences
Country to Study in: India
The Ministry of Earth Sciences announces its funded Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Position in Farming and Pearl Production in the Black Pearl Oyster 2011 at Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, India.
A walk in interview will be conducted at the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) Kochi for the following position on contractual appointment basis under the Ministry of Earth Sciences funded Project on Farming and Pearl Production in The Black Pearl Oyster Pinctada margaritifera in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.
Potential candidates must possess a M.Sc/M.F.Sc.in Marine Biology and/or Mariculture Fisheries and/or Zoology and/or Aquaculture and/or Life Sciences with 55% marks.
Experience in reproductive biology of invertebrates/larval rearing/Mariculture/experience in sea trips and stay in Islands/seawater sample analysis. Evidence of published work/Experience in data processing using computers
c). Age limit:
35 years (age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC)
Citizens of India
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), Kochi, India.
Note that the place of duty will be at CMFRI-MoES Project site, Marine Hill, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Fields of study
A Senior Research Fellowship Position in Farming and Pearl Production in The Black Pearl Oyster
Number of awards
Two positions are available
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The value of the fellowship will be Rs.12,000 + 20% HRA per month
Method of Application
Applications will be by post followed by a walk in interview. Interested applicants are encouraged to request necessary application forms from the Institute, or download from the jobs section of the CMFRI official website: Job Opportunities.
Purely temporary and will be recruited on contract basis till March, 2012 or the end of the project whichever is earlier. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview. The candidates are requested to bring their originals alongwith a set of attested copies of their certificates.
It is important to read the SRF position announcement(pdf), and also visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this fellowship
The fellowship application deadline is 11 July 2011. Date and venue of interview will be on 12th July, 2011 at Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (ICAR), Dr.Salim Ali Road, Ernakulam North P.O. at 1030 AM.
The last date for receipt of application is 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement in the Employment News (to be calculated from the first day of the week).
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute is a marine fisheries research institute located at Kochi, India. It is an Indian Council of Agricultural Research institute.
The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute established by the government of India under the Ministry of Agriculture in 1947 became a member of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) family in 1967. The headquarters was shifted from Mandapam Camp to Cochin in 1971.
Application Deadline: 11 July 2011
Open to International Applicants: No
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