Department of Plant Pathology
Situations Vacant

01 Research Fellow/Associate, 01 Daily paid laborer, 01 Office Accountant.

Applications with attested copies of relevant documents are invited for the following positions under the project titled "Chemical control of citrus Nematodes" sponsored by Syngenta, Pakistan. All positions are initially advertised for a period of one year and are likely to be continued until the completion of the project (Maximum two years).

1. Research Fellow/Associate (1 post)
Research officer/Associate under a project sponsored by Syngenta, Pakistan project @ 20,000 (Twenty Thousands per month only) per month fixed salary. Candidates for position of Research Associate should have Ist class master degree or equivalent in Agriculture with specialization in Plant Pathology and no third division or Grade D in their academic careers. Candidates with experience in Plant Nematology, especially having experience in nematode bioassay, field survey and knowledge of molecular techniques for nematode identification and characterization, will be given preference.

2. One Daily paid laborer/DPL (1 post) @ 17000 fixed salary per month for one year:
The responsibilities include various tasks such as planting/sowing, harvesting, feeding and pruning citrus plants, treating the plants with pesticides/nematicides, maintenance of screen house including assistance in orchard and field surveys.

3. Office Accountant (part time) @ 3000 per month only):
Candidates should have prior office experience, preferably in accounting, office administration and book keeping.

Last date for the receipt of application is Oct, 8, 2021.
Short listed candidates will be called for interviewed to be held on Oct 12, 2021 at 10:00 a.m in the office of the undersigned.


  1. Only short listed candidates shall be called for interview.
  2. All academic credentials of the selected candidates shall be open to scrutiny/verification.
  3. No applications will be entertained after the deadline.
  4. No TA/DA will be paid for interview.
  5. The University has the right to terminate the contract at any time.
For More Information Contact:

Dr. Ishrat Naz
Principal Investigator
Department of Plant Pathology
Office Phone: +92 91 9221187
Fax: +92 91 9221262

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