Assam Agricultural University

Assam Agricultural University Recruitment for Head -Faculty Agriculture in Jorhat 2018

Last Date to Apply: 05-11-2018
Head -Faculty Agriculture - Job Details Date of Posting: 09-10-2018
No. 2.6(1)/2005/RG/2018-19/

Head of the Departmentjob vacancies in Assam Agricultural University 2018

A.  Faculty of Agriculture AAU, Jorhat

Agril.Bio-Technology/Agril. Econ. & F.M/ Agrl- Meteorology Agril. Statistics./Agril Engineering /Agronomy/A.H. & D/Bio- Chemistry & Agril Chemistry/Crop Physiology / Entomology / Extension Education /Horticulture / Nematology/ Plant Breeding & Genetics/Plant Pathology/ Sericulture / Soil Science/Tea Husbandry & Technology. 

B. Faculty of Veterinary Science, AAU,  Khanapara

Animal Biotechnology/Animal Genetics & Breeding/Animal Nutrition/Animal Reproduction, Gynecology & Obstetrics / Extension Education / LPM/ LPT/Poultry Science /Vety. Anatomy & Histology/ Vety. Biochemistry /Vety.Clinic & Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence / Vety. Epidiology & Preventive Medicine/ Vety. Microbiology /Vety. Parasitiology / Vety. Pathology / Vety Pharmacology & Toxicology / Vety. Physiology / Vety. Public Health and Vety. Surgery & Radiology

C. Faculty of Community Science, AAU,  Jorhat

Extension & Communication Management/Family Resource Management/ Food Science & Nutrition/ Human Development & Family Studies /Textile & Apparel Designing,.

D. Faculty of Fishery Science, AAU, Roha

Aquaculture/Aquatic Animal Health  Management/Aquatic Environment Management/ Fisheries Extension/ Economics and  Statistics /Fish Processing Technology/ Fishery Resource Management.

Essential qualifications :Passed Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture/Veterinary Science/Home Science/Fisheries/Agricultural Engineering/Sericulture, as relevant to the requirement of the post. Secured minimum 55% marks or minimum Overall  Grade Point Average (OGPA) of 3.00 in 4 point scale or 7.00 in 10 point scale at the  Master's degree level in disciplines of Agriculture/ Veterinary Science/Home Science/Fisheries/Agricultural Engineering/Sericulture, as relevant to the requirement of the post  from an Indian University or a foreign University.

Note : For universities adopting scales other than 4 point or 10 point, the minimum CGPA (MCGPA) requirement shall be worked out by the formula.

MCGPA = 3+0.667 (Scale Point – 4).

(Where, MCGPA = Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average, Scale Point = Highest  value of the scale).

(Thus, for 4,5,6,7,8, 9 and 10 Point Scales the MCGPAs are 3.00, 3.67, 4.33, 5.00,5.67,  6.34 and 7.00, respectively when approximated at two places after decimal)

Ph.D. Degree in any field  of the concerned discipline. 

The candidate must have published at least 10 (ten) publications (research paper, book, chapter of book, review paper, monograph).

A minimum score (44 out of 80) as stipulated in the ‘Academic Performance Indicator’ (API) based ‘Performance Based Appraisal System’(PBAS),prescribed for Direct Recruitement.

Eligibility : Professor & equivalent in relevant discipline with 5 years experience should only apply.

Desirable : Bagging and operating externally funded project either independently or as group leader. Up-to date knowledge in the relevant discipline and subjects within the discipline.

Evidence of contribution to course curriculum development, introduction of innovative teaching methodologies etc.

An application fee is to be deposted at Powerjyoti Account of the University at the State Bank of India, AAU Jorhat Branch (A/c No. 33019714091). For payment, a challan copy may be downloaded from the University website and fee-paid Challan copy may is to be enclosed along with the application form. The prescribed fee is Rs. 300/-  in case of general candidates sand Rs. 150/- in case of SC/ST/PH candidates.

Pay Scale : Head of the Department (Tenure post of 5 years with Pay scale Rs. 37,400-Rs. 67,000/- and Academic Grade Pay of Rs. 10,000/-

How To Apply For Head of the Departmentjob vacancies in Assam Agricultural University 2018

The applications completed in all respect should reach the office of the Registrar, Assam Agricultural
University, Jorhat on or before 6th November 2018.

About Assam Agricultural University

Assam Agricultural University is the first institution of its kind in the whole of North-Eastern Region of India. The main goal of this institution is to produce globally competitive human resources in farm sectorand to carry out research in both conventional and frontier areas for production optimization as well as to disseminate the generated technologies as public good for benefitting the food growers/produces and traders involved in the sector while emphasizing on sustainability, equity and overall food security at household level.