The G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology invites applications for one Post Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Biological Sciences under DST funded project “Enhancing thermotolerance of the proven biocontrol fungus Trichoderma harzianum”.
- Ph.D. in Microbiology/Botany/Life Sciences and trained in molecular work
- Trained in handling of fungus and bacterial cultures. Should have experience for handling independent research. The use of techniques should be depicted in publications.
|Employer||G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology|
|Salary||Rs. 40,000/- pm|
How to apply:
- Applications possessing following qualification should apply on plain paper on the prescribed proforma given as under to Dr. A.K. Sharma, Project Leader, Deptt. Biological Sciences, College of Basic Sciences & Humanities, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar – 263145, US Nagar, UA.
- Candidates fulfilling the qualification should appear for the interview on 13 th February, 2017 at 11.00 AM in the office of Project Leader. No separate interview letter will be issued and no TA/DA will be paid for appearing in interview. The position is for unreserved female candidates, however in case of unavailability of female candidate this will be filled with male candidate.
Date of Interview – 13th February 2017
Time of Interview – 11:00 AM
Venue of interview – office of Project Leader
The G.B. Pant University is a symbol of successful partnership between India and the United States. The establishment of this university brought about a revolution in agricultural education, research and extension. It paved the way for setting up of 31 other agricultural universities in the country.
The Campus appears impressive today with its well-tended fields, a network of roads, housing colonies, street lighting, a telephone exchange, hospitals, marketing centres, a water supply section, 6 primary schools and 3 secondary schools. The main campus lies in Udham Singh Nagar district of Uttaranchal at 29 N latitude and 79 E longitude at an elevation of 243.8 m above the mean sea level. This main campus has the area responsibility for the entire Uttaranchal representing plains, Tarai, Bhabar and hill areas. However, to provide service to the hill region its other stations are situated at Ranichauri (Tehri district), Majhera (Nainital district) and at Lohaghat-Sui (Champavat district). There are 763 teachers and officers 59 technical staff, 631 administrative and ministerial personnel and 1425 class III employees, amounting to a total strength of 2878. The number of students in the University ranges between 2800-3000. Thus, the teacher taught ratio is about 1:6 and student-staff ratio is about 1:1.