Excellent four SRF opening at Central Institute of Feshwater Aquaculture

The Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) is a premier research Institute on freshwater aquaculture in the country under the aegeis of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR),  New Delhi. The present Institute has had its beginnings in the Pond Culture Division of Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute (CIFRI) established at Cuttack, Orissa in 1949 with a view to face challenges in the field of fish culture in ponds, tanks and other small aquatic body. Subsequently, CIFRI, in a major effort to give emphasis to freshwater aquaculture research, initiated steps to establish the Freshwater Aquaculture Research and Training Centre (FARTC) over 147 ha campus at Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.

The Central Institute of freshwater-Aquaculture (ICAR); Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar, Odisha will be  conducting a walk-in-interview on 04/12/2013 at 10.30 A.M. for engagement of the following positions purely  on contractual basis to work under the NFDB-NBFGR Funded Project. The place of work is at CIFA,  Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar but the candidate has to tour frequently to rural areas of Odisha and Andhra  Pradesh to interact with farmers.

  • Position : SRF (Four)
  • Project title : NFDB-NBFGR Funded Project entitled "National Surveillance Programme for Aquatic Animal Diseases" 
  • Duration : Initially for 1 (one) year, likely to be extended up to five years or completion of project, whichever is earlier, based on the performance 
  • Emoluments : Rs. 16000/- fixed +20% HRA for first two years; Rs. 18,000/- p.m. fixed + 20% HRA for subsequent years