ICAR – INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SPICES RESEARCH
WALK.IN-TEST CUM INTERVIEW
A Walk-ln-Test Cum Interview for selection of Project Fellow – KSCSTE Project fwith Written test
and InterviewJ purely on contractual basis under the project “KSCSTE Project Development of
a Metarhizium sp. Based bio-pesticide formulation for the control of shoot borer,
Conogethes punctiferalis infesting cardamom, ginger and turmeric” shall be held on
20.0\.2022 atLO:30 AM at ICAR-Indian Institute of Spices Research, Kozhikode-673 012.
Name of the Project
Development of a Metarhizium sp. Based bio-pesticide
formulation for the control of shoot borer, Conogethes
punctiferalis infesting cardamom, ginger and turmeric
(No. 466 / 2020IKSCSTE dated 23.06.20201.
Name of the Post: Project Fellow
Number of the Post: One
Essential: Master’s Degree in Microbiology/Biotechnology
Desirable: Experience in working with plant beneficial microbes including entomopathogenic fungi
Nature of Work
Work involves characterization, production and formulation of entomopathogenic fungus, characterization of enzymes and metabolites, host pathogen molecular interaction studies, multi-location field trials and any other work assigned by the PI related to the project.
Emoluments Rs:.22,0 00 / – per month (consolidated)
Duration: Three years from the date of start of the project or till termination of the project, whichever is earlier.
Upper Age Limit: 35 years for men 40 years for women as on the date of interview. Age relaxation as per Govt. of India rules.
The candidates fulfilling the above eligibility criteria may attend the Walk-ln-Test Cum
Interview at ICAR-IISR, Kozhikode on the date mentioned above. The Candidates should be
present in the venue at 10:00 AM on the date of Interview, Latecomers shall not be allowed
to take the Interview. They should bring with them, their bio-data and original certificates in
proof of age, caste, educational qualifications, experience etc. and copy of the experience
certificates. Those who do not furnish the Original or Provisional Certificate will not be allowed
to appear for the written test/interview.
No TA will be paid for the journey for attending the interview.