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Job Title: Junior Scientist

Employer: Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT)

Nature of appointment : Project based & coterminous with funding of ICAR. The terms and conditions changed as per the funding agency

No. of Post: 08

Pay Scale: Rs.15,600-39,100+AGP Rs.6,000/- With usual DA & other allowances as admissible

Retirement age : 60 (Sixty) years

Last date of receipt of application: 16.10.2017 upto 5.00 P.M.

How to Apply:

The application fee shall be deposited directly through deposit pay slip in favour of ‘Comptroller, OUAT, Bhubaneswar’ in SBI Account No.10173711536 of State Bank of India, OUAT Campus Branch, Bhubaneswar. The applicant shall have to deposit Rs.50/- (Rupees fifty) only towards intercity Bank charge alongwith the required application fee, if deposited other than the OUAT Campus Branch, Bhubaneswar. The candidate should enclose the original counter foil duly signed on the same in the application form. Other mode of payment shall not be entertained.

Candidates are advised to quote the Advertisement Number and date in the top of the application form. Candidates are advised to submit the separate application for separate post as per their qualification.

Essential qualification and experience shall be considered in respect of different posts advertised as on the last date of submission of application form.

In service candidate shall apply through proper channel. He/she has to submit advance copy of original application to avoid delay. He should produce ‘No Objection

Certificate’ (NOC) from his/her employer at the time of interview failing which his/her candidature will not be considered.

Applicants should be prepared to appear the interview at Bhubaneswar at their own cost. The University reserves right to cancel the interview, if necessary due to unforeseen circumstances or may not fill up the required number of posts, so advertised.

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Essential qualification:

1. Minimum 2nd Class Bachelor’s Degree in the concerned discipline with atleast 55% marks/ equivalent OGPA

2. Minimum 2nd Class Master’s Degree in the concerned subject with atleast 55% marks/ equivalent OGPA.

3. The candidate must have cleared National Eligibility Test (NET) with one publication in NAAS* (National Academy of Agricultural Sciences) rated journal.

4. The candidate having Ph.D. degree with Course Work in the relevant subject as prescribed in the UGC Regulation, 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of National Eligibility Test (NET) and the candidate has atleast 02(two) full length publication having “NAAS* rating not less than 4 on the last date of application. The candidate with Ph.D. Degree without course work will not qualify for NET exemption. For NET exemption to the candidates registered for Ph.D. programme prior to 11.07.2009 is required the NET essentiality for recruitment to the post of Asst. Professor and equivalent in the discipline in which NET is conducted.

For the candidates registered for Ph.D. prior to 11.07.2009 shall be exempted from the NET subject to condition that :

(a) Ph.D. degree of the candidate awarded in regular mode only.

(b) Evaluation of the Ph.D. Thesis by atleast two external examiners

(c) Open Ph.D. viva-voce of the candidate has been conducted.

(d) Candidate has published two research papers from his/ her Ph.D. work out of which atleast one must be in refereed journal.

(e) Candidate has made atleast two presentations in conference/ seminars based on his/her Ph.D. work.

(a) to (e) above are to be certified by the Vice-Chancellor / ProV.C./ Dean (Academic Affairs/ Dean, (University Instructions)

5. A relaxation of 5% will be provided from 55% of the Bachelor’s Degree level and the Master’s Degree level for the Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe & Persons with disability (PWD) category candidates.

6. Candidate who have appeared the NET examination, can apply for the post of Assistant Professor/ Equivalent, with an undertaking to produce the NET Clearance Certificate on the date of interview.

7. NET / SLET / SET shall not be required for such Master’s Programme in discipline for which NET / SLET / SET is not conducted.


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