Institute of Wood Science And Technology: A walk-in-interview will be held at Institute of Wood Science & Technology, P.O. Malleswaram, Bengaluru on 2nd March for the positions of Junior Project Fellows and Project Assistants in the following research projects purely on a temporary basis and co-terminus with the project period. Interested and eligible candidates are requested to attend the walk-in-interview.

Post Name –  Junior Project Fellow and Project Assistant

Total Post of No. – 13

Post Date – 22/02/2020

No. 1-6/2016-17/IWST/Estt/JRF&PA/Vol. VIII/2904

Important Dates
  • Walk-in-Interview – 02/03/2020

Vacancy Details 

Post Code Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalary
01Junior Project Fellow – Dalbergia latifolia1First Class M.Sc. (Agriculture/Forestry/ Botany)Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
02Junior Project Fellow – National Program for Conservation and Development of FGR1
  • First-class M.Sc. with Agriculture/ Forestry/Life sciences.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
03Junior Project Fellow – Development of superior biofertilizer for enhanced plant productivity.1
  • First Class M.Sc. (Agriculture/ Forestry/Botany) Desirable: First class in Plant Pathology/ Agricultural Microbiology.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
04Junior Project Fellow – Selection, evaluation and deployment of CPCs1
  • First-class M.Sc. in Life Science.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
05Junior Project Fellow – Preparation of Forest soil health card and strengthening of soil lab1
  • First-class in M.Sc. (Forestry/ Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Environmental Science) specialization in Soil Science and Chemistry or First class in M.Sc. (Chemistry/Organic Chemistry)
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
06Junior Project Fellow – 1
  • Essential: First Class M.Sc/B.E./B.Tech in Geoinformatics/Remote sensing & GIS OR First Class M.Sc. in Science subject with PG Diploma in Geo-informatics/ Remote Sensing & GIS OR First Class M.Sc. in any Science subject with Geo-informatics/ Remote Sensing & GIS as one of the paper OR First Class M.Sc. in any Science subject with minimum 6 months specialized training in Geoinformatics/ Remote Sensing & GIS.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
07Junior Project Fellow – AICRP-FGR: Component D: FGR Characterization1
  • First Class M.Sc/B.Tech in Biotechnology/ Genetics/Botany.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
08Junior Project Fellow – Assessment of demand and supply of timber fuelwood and fodder in India 1
  • First Class M.Sc. in Forestry/Agriculture with good knowledge of statistics 
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
09Junior Project Fellow – Valuation of forests for GDP, Green GDP and payment of ecosystem goods and services 1
  • First Class Master’s degree in Forest Economics/Economics/ Forestry Statistics with working knowledge of related fields, Data analysis, RS & GIS.
Rs.16,000/- per month + HRA
10Project Assistant – Preparation of Forest soil health card and strengthening of soil lab1
  • Graduate in Life Sciences
Rs.15,500/- consolidated
11Project Assistant – Extension, Technology transfer and Capacity building1
  • Degree in Life Sciences
Rs.15,500/- consolidated 
12Project Assistant – Wood-Plastic CompositesPerformance, Sustainability, Environmental Impacts and Life cycle assessment1
  • B.Sc.
Rs.15,500/- consolidated 
13Project Assistant – Development of integrated pest and disease management1
  • Masters degree in Zoology with Entomology as one subject or Master degree in any branch of Life Science and having minimum one year of experience in assisting entomological research
Rs.15,500/- consolidated 

Other Information

How to Apply: 
  1. Candidates should submit their bio-data in person, while attending the interview, from 9.30 AM to 11.00 AM. The registration process will be closed by the above specified time on the date of walk-in-interview. 
  2. The position is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project.
  3. If at any time, in the opinion of the Director of the Institute you are found neglectful or unable to carry out research or guilty of conduct unbecoming of fellowship holder, the Director shall have the power to terminate your fellowship at any time without notice.
  4. The position can also be terminated at any time by the Director without assigning any reason or earlier depending on the performance of the candidates.
  5. Recruitment for the above temporary positions is governed by rules of the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education and does not guarantee subsequent employment in any Institutes under the Council. 
  6. Candidates should bring original testimonials on date of birth, educational qualification and community certificate for verification. Attested copies of the same are to be attached with bio-data form while appearing for the interview. Candidates without Provisional Certificate/Degree Certificate awarded by the Universities will not be permitted to attend the interview. 

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