University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad - Job Details
No.Dean(Agri)/TA - 05/232/2015-16
SRF Plant Biotechnology job vacancies in University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
Project Entitled : Development of pod borer resistant transgenic pigeon pea and chickpea
Qualification : M.Sc (Agri) in Plant Biotechnology/M.Sc(Agri) in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology/M.Sc. in Biotechnology/Applied Genetics/Microbiology with experience in Plant Transformation. Preference will be given to M.Sc.(Agri) graduates and with experience in Plant Transformation
No. of Post : 01
Salary : Rs.16000/-
The University has 5 Colleges, 30 Research Stations, 6 Extension Education Units, 5 Krishi Vigyan Kendras and ATIC. The University has its jurisdiction over 7 districts namely Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bijapur, Dharwad, Gadag, Haveri, and Uttar Kannada in northern Karnataka. Greater diversity exists in soil types, climate, topography cropping and farming situations. The jurisdiction includes dry-farming to heavy rainfall and irrigated area. Important crops of the region include sorghum, cotton, rice, pulses, chilli, sugarcane, groundnut, sunflower, wheat, safflower etc. The region is also known for many horticultural crops.