Government of Pakistan
MINISTRY OF NATIONAL FOOD SECURITY & RESEARCH
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), an apex body for agricultural research in Pakistan, is looking for dynamic and eminent Agriculture Scientists / Research Managers having proven leadership in Strategic Planning, Implementation and Management of Agricultural Research with capabilities in formulation of research policies and coordinated programs for the following vacant positions of Whole Time Members and DirectorGeneral, in NARCinthedisciplinesmentioned against each:
1. a. Member (Crop Sciences) (one)
b. Member (Natural Resources) (one)
c. Member (Animal Sciences) (one)
d. Member (Social Sciences) (one)
Pay Scale: (SPS-12) / MP-II
i) Ph.D. in the relevant field of Crop. Sciences / Natural Resources / Animal Sciences / Social Sciences respectively from HEC recognized university of international repute.
ii) At least 22 years proven experience in R&D organizations / recognized institutions of research / higher learning public/ private sector including experience in managing a multi-disciplinary group of scientists and researchers with 15 years post Ph.D teaching or research experience in HEC recognized institutions..
iii) Minimum 15 research publications in HEC recognized refereed journals /books.
iv) The appointment of Members will be made on tenure basis for a period of three years in accordance with PARC Ordinance, 1981 & Rules, 1984.
2. Director General, NARC (one)
Pay Scale: (SPS-12) / MP-II
i) Ph.D. in any of the Agriculture-related Sciences from HEC recognized university.
ii) 22 years experience in SPS-08/BS-17 or equivalent and above, with 15 years post Ph.D research or teaching experience at post graduate level in HEC recognized institutions.
iii) At least 10 years experience in agricultural research management position.
iv) 15 research papers in relevant discipline in HEC recognized journals. Papers published in proceedings, policy papers, etc. will be considered as additional professional qualification/expertise.
v) The post of DG, NARC is purely temporary vacancy sanctioned on year to year basis but likely to continue for an indefinite period in case of appointment in SPS-12. Appointment in MP-II will, however, be governed by the relevant rules governing such appointment in MP Scales.
THER CONDITIONS & REQUIREMENTS
i). Demonstrated leadership in strategic planning, implementation and management of multi-disciplinary agricultural search programs;
ii). Demonstrated abilities to mobilize and utilize financial and human resources effectively;
iii). Having strong communication, negotiation and inter-personal skills;
iv). Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic career;
v). Functions / Job description are available on PARC website (www.parc.gov.pk);
vi). Max. age limit: 57 years (in case of MP-II, age limit shall be as per Govt, rules); and
vii). Nationality: Pakistani
• Those who fulfill the prescribed qualifications / experience mentioned above, may apply on the prescribed application form available on PARC website alongwith complete CV within fifteen (15) days of publication of advertisement.
• Thosealready in service mustapply through proper channel.
• PARC is an equal opportunity employer and female candidates are encouraged to apply.
• Incomplete/late submission of applications will not be entertained.
• Only short listed candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria will be called for interview.
• No TA/DA will be admissible for interview.
DEPUTY SECRETARY (ADMN)
Ministry of National Food Security & Research
pid (i) 2014/19