ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment 2020

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics has announced the ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment 2020 notification. Notification is out for Project Scientists in Quantitative Genetics. This position is required to establish a genomic selection pipeline for estimating genomic-estimated breeding values. Eligible candidates can apply online from 24/04/2020 to 15/05/2020. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fees structure, syllabus, pattern and important dates in the below content.

Name of the Post: Project Scientists – Quantitative Genetics

Post Date: 24/04/2020

No of Vacancies: Not Mentioned

Place: Telangana

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Important Dates for ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment:

Start Date of Online Application24/04/2020
Last Date of Online Application15/05/2020

Vacancy Details of ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment:

S.No.Name of the PostNo. of Posts
1Project Scientists – Quantitative GeneticsNot Mentioned

Job profile:

  • Mine large genotypic and phenotypic datasets, cleaning of the datasets and apply biometric approaches to study genotype by environment interactions
  • Establish genomic selection models for the targeted traits and validate the models on the obtained progenies for predicting the individual performances
  • Study trait-environment relationships and genotype-by-environment interactions for multiple traits and evaluate expected genetic gain for alternative breeding strategies enabled by genomic selection.
  • Actively participate in the strategic planning and research meeting of Rice Breeding Planform and Rice Breeding SA Cluster
  • Coordinate closely with the IRRI HQ team (RB Platform), ICRISAT team, ISARC team, project partners, other NAREs collaborators
  • Engage with ISARC to help build capacity in modernizing breeding programs and for the effective transfer of knowledge, technology, and strategy. 

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should be completed Ph.D. in quantities genetics / statistics with 1-2 years of post-PhD experience in the genomic selection/quantitative genetics
  • High-quality publication record as evidenced by research papers in refereed journals in the area of GS / modelling
  • Extensive experience in quantitative genetics
  • Aptitude to work collegially and collaboratively in diverse, multicultural environments. 

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on the Interview.

Application Fee:

There is no application fee.

How to Apply for ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment:

  • Candidates should apply through online
  • Online Application available on the official ICRISAT website: www.icrisat.org
  • Online registration starts from 24/04/2020 to 15/05/2020
  • Candidates should have a valid email-id and mobile number.
  • Candidates fill the online form with all the relevant correct details.
  • After submitting the Online Recruitment Application, the candidates are required to take a print out of the finally submitted Online Recruitment Application.

Important Links for ICRISAT Project Scientists Recruitment:

To Apply Online Click here 
For Official WebsiteClick here
For Official NotificationClick here

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