INSTITUTE OF BIORESOURCES AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (IBSD)
(Department of Biotechnology)
ADVERTISEMENT No. C1/2012
The Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development (IBSD) is one of the autonomous institutes under the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. The objective of IBSD is to develop and utilize the rich bioresources of the Northeastern Region of the country through the application of modern tools of biology and biotechnology. This institute is emerging
as a premier research institute in the region with state-of-art modern research facility and infrastructure. The institute invites application for the following posts:
Post No.1: One Scientist – E: (Plant Biotechnology/Plant Molecular Biology) in the pay band of Rs. 37400-67000 + Grade Pay of Rs. 8700/-
Essential Qualification: 1st class M.Sc. in Plant Biotechnology/Horticulture/ Life
Sciences or equivalent with specialization in plant molecular biology/plant genomics /phytocellular technology having at least eleven years research experience or Ph.D. in the above subjects with at least ten years research experience.
Desirable: Research experience in biotechnological approaches on conservation,
development and utilization of plant resources. The candidate should be capable of
guiding and supervising research programmes of the division on plant biotechnology/molecular biology.
Post No.3: One Scientist – C: (Economic Entomology) in the pay band of Rs.
15600-39100 + Grade pay of Rs. 6600/-
Essential Qualification: 1st class M.Sc. in Life Sciences/Zoology/Entomology or
equivalent with specialization in economic Entomology having at least five years
research experience or Ph.D. in the above subjects with at least four years research
Desirable: Research experience in biotechnological approaches for development and utilization of insect bioresources. The candidate should be capable of carrying out independent research projects of the division.
Post No.4: One Scientist – B: (Microbiology)
Salary structure Rs. 34,650/- (Consolidated)
Essential Qualification: 1st class M.Sc. in Microbiology/Agril Microbiology/Medical Microbiology or equivalent with specialization in molecular microbial taxonomy, bacterial and fungal taxonomy, anaerobic microbial culture, handling and preservation; having research experience in the relevant field with three years after M.Sc. or Ph.D with one year post-doctoral research experience in the relevant field. The post is initially for two years only.
Desirable: Ph.D. in related subject with capability of isolation, culturing, identification with classical and molecular techniques, preservation of microbial culture.
Completed applications strictly in the "FORMAT OF APPLICATION" available in institute’s website http://ibsd.gov.in/ and a recent passport size photograph fixed at space shown in the format along with attested copies of all mark sheets, caste certificate, experience certificates, etc. together with a non-refundable fee of Rupees fifty only (PH/SC/ST candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee) drawn in form of cross Demand Draft/IPO in favour of Director, Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development, Imphal should reach to the Senior Administrative Officer, Institute of Bioresources and Sustainable Development, Takyelpat Institutional Area, Imphal- 795001, Manipur on or before 5.11.2012.