Senior Research Fellow

Posted on 27-Feb-2017 by : Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI)
Kerala
2-3 Lakhs
Walk-in

Job Summary

1 Opening
R&D/ Research & Development
Research and development
Post Graduation

Job Description

The Government of Kerala, the Walk-in for Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) has issued a notification for the recruitment of 1 Senior Research Fellow Post’s vacancies. The candidates who have passed required qualification for Senior Research Fellow posting, are eligible to apply for Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) Senior Research Fellow posts Recruitment 2016-17.

Educational qualification for the Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) recruitment 2017 must have completed in M.E/ M.Tech in Farm machinery power/Agricultural Engineering/allied subjects or B.E/B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering / allied subjects with GATE or equivalent qualification. Desirable : Knowledge in designing of harvesters and farm equipments Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) recruitment 2017.

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Name of the Organization: Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI)

Total no of vacancies: 1 posts

Official Website: www.ctcri.org

Location of Exam centers: Thiruvananthapuram

Name of the Post (Designation): Senior Research Fellow

Educational Qualification: M.E/ M.Tech in Farm machinery power/Agricultural Engineering/allied subjects or B.E/B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering

Pay Scale: 25,000/- + 20% HRA per month

Age Limit: As per rules

Imp Dates:

The last date for receipt of applications & Date of Interview 8th March 2017

 


Roles & Responsibilities

    Senior Research Fellow is a senior career-grade research position. Post-holders are expected to undertake the role of Principal Investigator on major research projects, demonstrate a significant reputation for independent research, and provide academic leadership to those working in their own research areas. They are also expected to support the management activity of the School, and contribute to the delivery of research strategy.

     

     


Company Profile

The Central Tuber Crops Research Institute (CTCRI) a constituent Institute under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is the only research organization in the World dedicated solely to the research on tropical tuber crops. The Institute established in 1963 with its Headquarters at Thiruvananthapuram (= Trivandrum), Kerala has grown over the years into a premier research organization of international repute. The Headquarters of CTCRI is located at Sreekariyam 12 km away from Airport and 10 km from Railway Station/and Bus Terminal of Trivandrum, the capital city of Kerala State and has an area of 48.19 ha. The Institute has a Regional Centre at Bhubaneswar, Orissa established in 1976 with an area of 20 ha located 8 km from Airport and 7 km from Railway Station; this cater to the needs of Eastern India. There has been a phenomenal increase in the budget and manpower over the years and the Institute's outlay for the XI Plan is Rs.1774 lakhs (Plan) and Rs. 5667.56 lakhs (Non-Plan). The staff strength during XI Plan is 195 (Scientific 50, Technical 47, Administrative 31 and Supporting 67). The All India Co-ordinated Research Project on Tuber Crops (AICRP) was started at CTCRI in 1968, as a vehicle for the testing and popularisation of tuber crop technologies and this project has developed location specific recommendations; 17 centres located in 12 State Agricultural Universities 4 ICAR institutes and 1 Central Agricultural University. This Project has a staff strength of 53 which includes 23 Scientists and operates a budget of Rs.772.12 lakhs during the XI Plan.

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