Professional -II Life Sciencerecruitment in ICAR-National Research Centre on Pig purely on short term contract basis
Name of the Project: Farm-to-Fork Risk profiling of hazards associated with pork supply chain in
India, developing a database on hazards and associated unique pig husbandry / processing practices,
developing food safety interventions towards reducing hazards and effective risk communication
strategies as guidance to the industry (Lal Bahadur Shastri Young Scientist Award Project).
Essential Qualifications: Master's Degree in the Life
science/ Pharmacology/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Chemistry/ Physics/ Veterinary Sciences/Animal Sciences/
Desirable qualifications: Working knowledge on
Emoluments: Rs.25000/- per month fixed.
Age limit: 45 years for men and women. Age relaxation
as per Govt. of India rules
The candidate must bring his/her application with latest CV along with one passport size
photograph, attested copies of all certificates, testimonials, experience certificates, publications, no
objection certificate from employer(if already employed). Original copies of all certificates
including experience certificate, must be produced at the time of interview.
Venue of Interview: Committee Room, ICAR-National Research Centre on Pig, Rani, Guwahati.
The mid term appraisal committee constituted by ICAR in 1990 to review the work of the All India Coordinated Centres on Pig recommended the establishment of one National Research Centre on Pig preferably in the North Eastern part of the country where 28% of countrys pig population is distributed. Following the recommendation, ICAR approved the establishment of one NRC on pig at Rani, Guwahati, Assam towards the fag end of the IX five year plan. All existing AICRP centres were merged with the NRC and the post of project coordinator was upgraded to the position of Director.