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Job Title:Visiting Scientist-Entomologist
Job Location:Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Employer:International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
Last Date to Apply:30th June,2016
Qualification :PhD in Entomology or a related field with a good academic record;
At least five years of extensive experience in laboratory, glasshouse and field screening for pest resistance;
Sound knowledge of experimental designs;
Excellent communication and computer skills, with fluency in written and spoken English, and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
The appointment:The position will be initially for two years with the possibility of extension depending upon work performance, and funding availability. An attractive all-inclusive lump sum compensation will be offered with medical and accidental insurance coverage.
Responsibilities:Conduct laboratory, glasshouse and field experiments on screening for pest resistance/tolerance in legumes
Coordinate multi-locational field trials on screening for pest resistance in legumes
Data collection and collation and maintenance of databases
Preparation of research reports and papers
Conduct research work activities as part of a multidisciplinary team
How to Apply :Applicants should apply on or before 30th June,2016, with a letter of motivation, latest Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable about your professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged, however only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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