ICRISAT is seeking applications for the post of Senior Research Fellow Genomics & Molecular Breeding , from Indian Nationals with expertise in crop genomics and molecular breeding to work on ICRISAT mandate crops.
The incumbents will be based at ICRISAT Headquarters at Patancheru, Telangana State, India.
ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world.
Covering 6.5 million square kilometers of land in 55 countries, the semi-arid tropics is home to over 2 billion people, with 650 million of these being the poorest of the poor.
ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.
ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa.
ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see .
This is a consolidated position for three years, renewable based on the performance of the incumbent, funding availability, and the Institute’s continuing need for the position.