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Junior Research Fellow (JRF) at ICAR-IIRR, Hyderabad

Company - Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Openings - 1

ICAR- Indian Institute of Rice Research (ICAR-IIRR) is inviting applications for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) under the DBT project, “DBTNanoscale Zeolite –Zinc–Carbo Mycolizers (Zincarbolysers) to improve the productivity of Rice” on a contractual basis. Here are the details: 

Position Overview 

Post Name

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)



Start of Application


Last Date of Application


Qualifications  and Eligibility

  • Master’s Degree in Agriculture with a focus on Plant Pathology, Microbiology, or Biotechnology, along with a NET qualification, or a Ph.D. in one of these fields with relevant molecular biology experience, even if the NET qualification is not held. 

  • Proven experience in molecular biology and laboratory work, as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, as well as any other relevant qualifications, will be preferred.

Age Limit: The age limit for applicants is below 35 years for men and below 40 years for women. Age relaxation is applicable as follows: 5 years for SC/ST candidates, 3 years for OBC candidates, and 10 years for PH candidates.

Monthly Remuneration 

Rs. 31,000 + 24% HRA per month (Consolidated)

Selection Procedure

Selection is based on qualification and performance in the interview.

Application Procedure

Eligible candidates are invited to submit their applications in the prescribed format to soilscience.iirr@gmail.com by June 16, 2024. 

Short-listed candidates will be notified via email about the details of the virtual interview, including the date and time, after the initial screening of applications.

Visit https://www.icar-iirr.org/index.php/en/ for further details, any updates and modifications.

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