Research Assistants Required

Applications are invited from highly motivated candidates for the positions of Research Associate and Research Assistant under NRPU Research Project No: 10354/Gilgit/NRPU/R&D/HEC/2017 titled “Micronutrient status of common foods in GB and development of iron enriched formula for anemic people" in the Department of Agriculture & Food Technology, Karakoram International University, Gilgit, Gilgit-Baltistan.   The detailed description of the positions is as under:  

Sr. No. Position title No of positions Qualification Job description
1 Research Associate 02 ·         Applicant must be enrolled in MS (Food Science and Technology) ·         Applicant should have at least First class/B grade in BS / B.Sc. (Hons) Food Science & Technology/ Human Nutrition with no third division in academic career. ·         Research experience related to Food and Nutrition Science will be preferred ·         To assist the Principal Investigator in research related matters ·         Research activity, field survey, sampling, data entries and analysis, report writing ·         Accounts handling Managing other tasks as required ·         Any research or academic task assigned by the PI


1. The selected candidates as Research Associate will be paid remuneration @ Rs. 20,000/per month. 2. Application with CV, attested copies of degree/ transcript CNIC, and other relevant documents should reach the office of the Manager HR KIU Gilgit. 3. The last date for submission of application is September 14, 2020 4. The job will be a contractual basis on fixed pay for the project period only 5. The yearly extension of the contract will be made on satisfactory academic and research performance. 6. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview 7. No TA/DA is admissible for the interview 8. The University reserves rights to postpone/cancel appointments without assigning any reason. 9. For any inquiry/query please contact Dr. Sartaj Ali (Principal Investigator)/Director Academic Planning & Review Tel +923169235103, Email: Manager HR Karakoram International University Gilgit

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