Essential criteria: Ph.D. in Plant Breeding/ Plant Biotechnology/ Plant Genetics with at least 3-4 years post-doctoral research experience and experience in an applied breeding program.
Experience or familiarity with hybrid breeding, grain micronutrient traits, quantitative genetics, genomics and data management tools for enhancing breeding efficiency. Experience in executing a breeding strategic research/experiment in fields/glasshouse and phenotyping capabilities.
Demonstrated ability to documentation, publications and work collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams. Willingness to travel extensively in the region. Good understanding of applied breeding theories and genomic assisted plant breeding. Abilities to assist in various reporting/training events organized by the supervisor.
How To Apply For Visiting Scientist recruitment in ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad.
Applicants should apply on or before 10th March 2019.