CIFA Recruitment 2016 – Application Invited for Research Fellow Posts

CIFA Recruitment 2016 – Application Invited for Research Fellow Posts.Central Institute for Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) has posted an official notification, over their web pages. It states that, CIFA is conducting a ‘Walk-In-Interview’ drive to engage talented candidates in ACRP-Water project and NFDB project.

ACRP-Water project which is entitled as “Water Budgeting and enhancing water productively by multiple use of water in different aquaculture production systems”. The title of NFDB project is “Upgradation and dissemination of striped mural seed production technology”.

CIFA Recruitment 2016:

CIFA is a research centre which is functioning under the control of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). They are recruiting aspirants under the designations of Senior Research Fellow and Field Assistant. Candidates are appointed purely on the basis of Contract. The positions are temporary and coterminous with the project/ scheme.

Appointed candidates are placed in ICAR-CIFA Bhubaneswar. NFDB project appointees are engaged for a period of three years. ACRP-Water project Designees are engaged up to 31st March, 2017 or till the completion of the project. Brief details about the recruitment is described below,

Organization Central Institute for Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA)
Designation Senior Research Fellow, Field Assistant
Vacancy Nos 05 Last Date ASAP
Education  Masters/ Bachelor’s Degree

Vacant Positions in CIFA:

S.No Designation Posts
1 Senior Research Fellow 04
2 Field Assistant 01

Capabilities for Research Fellow Posts:

Applicants for the post of Senior Research Fellow in CIFA should have completed Masters Degree in Fisheries with 4 years Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution.

Or else the candidates should possess Masters Degree in Life Sciences or Zoology and have qualified in NET examination. Otherwise the aspirants should hold Post Graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years Masters Degree with NET qualification.

Applier’s for the post of Field Assistant should be a graduate in Life Sciences.

Age Restriction for Research Fellow Posts:

Persons who are applying for the above mentioned positions in CIFA should have the maximum age limit of 35 years for men and 40 years for women as on the date of interview. Relaxable of age is applicable in case of candidates who are belonging to the category of SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH as per the rules.

Selecting Way of CIFA:

Applicants get selected in CIFA recruitment, 2016 is by interview process. Interviewee’s must bring 5 Bio-data’s, two passport size photographs and one self-attested photo copies of entire certificates including mark sheets, experience etc.

Original certificates and proof of age should be produced at time of interview. No travel or dearness allowance will be provided for the attendees.

Emoluments Paid for Designees in CIFA:

Appointees for the post of Senior Research Fellow who are engaged in ACRP-Water project will receive a salary of Rs.25000/- per month initially for first 2 years. For third year they will get a salary of Rs.28000/- as increment.

The NET qualified candidates who are engaged in NFDB project for the post of Senior Research Fellow will also receive the same salary of ACRP-Water project employees.

Designators those who are not qualified in NET examination will receive an emolument of Rs.16000/- per month. All those appointed candidates except Field Assistant will additionally provided with the extra benefit of 20% of grade pay.

Individuals appointed for the post of Field Assistant will receive a fixed salary of Rs.8000/- per month.

Walk-In-Interview for Research Fellow Posts:

Walk-In-Interview for the posts of Senior Research Fellow’s and Field Assistant will be commenced at the venue of “ICAR-CIFA, Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar-751002, Odisha”. For further more details view the website of CIFA which is mentioned as

Official Notification 1:

Click here

Official Notification 2:

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Important Dates for CIFA Recruitment 2016:

Advertisement posted on (ACRP-Water project) 13/06/2016
Interview Date (ACRP-Water project) 21/06/2016 at 10.30 AM
Advertisement posted on (NFDB project) 06/06/2016
Interview Date (NFDB project) 24/06/2016 at 10.30 AM
Updated: 15-07-2016 — 11:30 am

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