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Job Title:Research Investigator
Job Location:Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
No. of Positions:03
Employer:Himachal Pradesh University
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Pay Scale:On fixed pay of Rs.14500/- per month initially for 89 days.
Last Date to Apply :10th March, 2017

The officer incharge, Agro Economic Research Centre, H.P. University, Summer Hill, Shimla-171 005

II class Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics or Economics with Agriculture, Economics/Econometrics.
Candidates with background of Agriculture/Rural in having experience of research will be preferred.

Age Limit:
Between 18-45 years. The upper age limit is relaxable by five years for SC of HP/ST of HP/OBC of HP (age relaxation is as per H.P. state Government’s instructions issued from time to time).

Application Form:
The prescribed application form can be downloaded from the University website and AERC website: .
Separate applications are to be filled for each post.
The in-service candidates must send their applications through proper channel.
However, an advance copy with fee may be sent so as to reach before the last date.
The completed application forms along with self-attested photocopies of claims made in application and applicable fee should reach Officer Incharge, Agro Economic Research Centre, Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla-171 005 (HP) through Registered/Speed post or by hand before the last date, failing which it will not be considered.

Application processing fee for General Category candidates is Rs.600/- and for SC of HP/ST of HP/OBC of HP is Rs.300/- which is required to paid along with application form in the shape of crossed Indian Postal Orders/Bank Draft drawn in favour of the Officer Incharge, Agro Economic Research Centre, Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla-171005, payable at Shimla. The application processing fee once paid will not be refunded (full or partial) under any circumstances.

General Instructions:
(i) The application form should be filled in by the candidate in his/her own handwriting with blue/black ink ball point pen.
(ii) A person applying for more than one post should send separate application form for each post.
(iii) The candidates must fulfil the required essential educational qualification(s)/ experience and other conditions on the last date fixed for receipt of application forms.
(iv) Incomplete applications, e.g. declaration not signed, without photo and enclosures and columns not filled in or applications received after the last date shall be rejected summarily without assigning any reason.
(v) In-service candidates shall be required to produce the N.O.C. from the concerned Department at the time of personal interview.
(vi) Any candidate found to have given false/wrong declaration; he/she will be debarred from employment in the University, and shall also be liable for other legal action under the law.
(vii) The University reserves the right to fill up or not to fill up the post(s) or to call limited candidates for test/interview.
The candidates are advised to visit the Agro Economic Centre website from time to time for updates in their own interest.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates may submit their applications, complete in all respects along with fee to the officer incharge, Agro Economic Research Centre, H.P. University, Summer Hill, Shimla-171 005, so as to reach on or before 10th March, 2017 (Friday, upto 4.00 PM).
However, for the candidates residing in Andman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Ladakh Division of J & K State, Assam, Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Arunchal Pradesh, Pangi and Bharmour Sub Divisions of Chamba District, Dodra Kwar Sub Division of Shimla District, Kinnaur District and Lahaul & Spiti District of Himachal Pradesh, the last date for receipt of application by post/speed post is 25th of March, 2017. Applications received after the last date will not be considered. The University will not be responsible for postal delay, if any.
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