Advertisement for one post of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) in ICAR-Niche Area of Excellence Scheme in Deptt. of Vety. Microbiology




Applications are invited in the prescribed performa (To download proforma, Please Click HERE) for the following post. The application complete in all respect along with scanned/ photocopies of all the testimonials and certificates should be sent to and received in office of the undersigned (Prof. & Head, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, LUVAS, Hisar-125004, Haryana) or can be submitted by email to  latest by 21.09.2021 up to 4:30 PM. No application there after shall be entertained for any reason.


Name of the post:

Senior Research Fellow


No. of Posts:




Rs. 31000/- per month + HRA as admissible



Veterinary Microbiology


Duration of post

Co-terminus with the project (December 31, 2021)


Essential qualifications

Master’s degree in the relevant subject (M.V.Sc in Veterinary Microbiology/ Veterinary Immunology/ Animal Biotechnology/ Veterinary Biochemistry/ Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology or other relevant subjects); (M.Sc./ M.Tech. in  Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry or other relevant subjects) with 4/5 years of Bachelor’s degree


Master’s degree in relevant subject (Biotechnology/ Molecular Biology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry or other relevant subjects) with 3 years of Bachelor’s degree and should have NET qualifications and 2 years of research experience.



Experience in Molecular Biology techniques


Age (upper age limit)

35 years for men; 40 years for women on the last date of submission of application


Name of the Project:

Phage Display Techniques for Production of Veterinary Immunobiologicals without Sacrificing Animals


Principal investigator:

Dr. N. K. Kakker, Professor and Head, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, LUVAS, Hisar-125001


Place of posting:

Department of Veterinary Microbiology, COVS, LUVAS, Hisar

Terms and Conditions:

  1. The appointment will be co-terminus with the project (presently till December 31, 2021). However, in case the work and conduct is not found satisfactory, the services can be terminated at any time after giving due opportunity of being heard to the concerned employee. If the selected candidate wants to leave, he/she can do so after giving one month notice in writing to the University/department.
  2. The appointment of SRF will be guided as per terms and conditions mentioned in ICAR and LUVAS.
  3. Those persons who are already in service must produce ‘No Objection Certificate’ from their present employers at the time of interview.
  4. On account of paucity of funds, the services can be terminated.
  5. He/ she will be entitled to TA/DA as per rules.
  6. On expiry of the term of project, he/ she will be relieved and the university/ department will not be responsible for his/ her adjustment in the university.
  7. He/ she will not be regular employee of the university and would not be entitled for any CPF/ GPF or any other benefit admissible to the regular employee.
  8. He/ she will be required to produce a medical certificate of fitness from the CMO of this university at the time of joining.
  9. He/ she would report for duty within 10 days from the date to issue of the order failing which his/ her appointment will be treated as withdrawn.
  10. He/ she will be required to collect the samples from the field and will perform any other duties assigned from time to time. His/ her place of work will be Department of Veterinary Microbiology, COVS, LUVAS, Hisar but may have to visit different places for research work under the project.
  11. He/ she will be required to execute an agreement on non-judicial stamp papers of Rs. 15/- before he/ she is allowed to join the post.
  12. The performance of the SRF engaged in the project shall be reviewed annually by a team comprising of PI and Director of Research. Accordingly, the extension of their term will be given on annual basis.

Interview will be held on 24.09.2021 at 10:30 AM in the office of Director of Research, LUVAS. No separate letter for interview will be issued. No TA/ DA/ fare will be paid for the interview. Original certificates will be required to be produced/ shown at the time of interview.


                                                                                                                  Prof. & Head

Vety. Microbiology