TNFU Recruitment 2014 Assistant Professors

TNFU Recruitment 2014 Assistant Professors – Tamil Nadu Fisheries University – Teaching / Faculty Positions – Nagapattinam – Advt No. 02/2014

Tamil Nadu Fisheries University was established as a separate Fisheries University through Tamil Nadu Fisheries Act No. 21 of 2012. The University will embark on enhancing the availability of quality human resource at various levels including para professionals to meet the growing demand for trained and skilled human resource. As an immediate step, the Government have provided necessary grants for the establishment of University in Nagapattinam as well two Institutes of Fisheries Technology, one at Ponneri in Thiruvallur district and another at Nagapattinam, Nagapattinam district. The University main offices with the Institute of Fisheries Technology would come up in an area of 90 acres in Nagapattinam. While the Fisheries College and Research Institute in Thoothukudi will continue to focus on human resource at graduate and postgraduate level, new institutes will embark on offering diploma and certificate courses in various disciplines of fisheries.

The TNFU invites applications in the prescribed format from eligible candidates for the following teaching Positions :

TNFU Recruitment 2014 Assistant Professors – Details :

Total No. of Posts : 19 Posts

a) Aquaculture – 07 Posts
b) Fisheries Biology and Resource Management – 02 Posts
c) Fisheries Environment – 01 Post
d) Fish Processing Technology – 03 Posts
e) Fish Quality Assurance and Management – 01 Post
f) Fisheries Economics – 03 Posts
g) Fishing Technology and Fisheries Engineering – 02 Posts

Pay Scale : Rs.15600 – 39100/- with Grade Pay of Rs.6000/-

Qualification : (i) Good academic record as defined by the University with at least 55% of marks (or  an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the Master’s Degree level in a relevant / concerned subject or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. A minimum OGPA of 2.25/4.00 or 6.50/10.00 or its equivalent is essential. The candidates should possess the basic degree of B.F.Sc. In the discipline of Fish Quality Assurance and Management, the candidates with M.F.Sc. degree in Fish Quality Assurance and Management / Industrial Fish Processing Technology / Fish Processing Technology / Post Harvest Technology / Industrial Fishery technology alone can apply;

(ii) For the candidates having Master’s degree, National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the ASRB, UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC shall
remain compulsory along with one publication in NAAS (National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi) rated refereed journal for recruitment to the post of Assistant Professor and equivalent in the disciplines in which NET is conducted. Essentiality of NET can be waived off for the candidates holding the Ph.D., degree provided it has been done with course work as prescribed by the UGC Regulations 2009, and the candidate has atleast two full length publications having NAAS rating not less than 4, on the last day of submission of application.  Those candidates with Ph.D., degree without course work will not qualify for NET exemption.

(iii) NET shall also not be required for such Masters Programme in disciplines for which NET is not conducted.

Application fee : Rs.500/- for General and OBC Candidates (Rs.250/- for SC/ST candidates) – DD drawn in favour of the Finance Officer, TNFU, Nagapattianm payable at Nagapattinam.

How to Apply : Candidates are required to apply in the prescribed format. The application complete in all respects with self attested copies of all relevant certificates including the DD for the application fee should be sent to The Registrar, Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Nagapattinam – 611 001, Tamil Nadu.

Last Date : 1st December 2014

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