Deputy Director (Documentation)

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Method of Recruitment       :           Deputation/Short-term-Contract
Number of vacancy             :           1 (One)
Pay as per 7th CPC              :           Level – 11 (Rs.67700-208700)


Qualifications for Deputation/Short-term-Contract: 

Officers from Central/ State/UT Govt. or Universities;

(i)      holding analogous posts on regular basis;     


(ii)      holding posts in Level-10 (Rs.56100- 177500) with five years regular service; and 

(iii)      Ph.D. in any Social Science discipline.

(iv)    Five years of teaching or guiding research and or five years’ experience of research administration in a reputed organization.



1.          The departmental officers in the feeder category who are in the direct line of promotion shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment on deputation.  Similarly, deputationists shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment by promotion.

2. Period of Deputation including Short-term-contract shall ordinarily not to exceed four years.


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1. The maximum age limit for appointment by Deputation shall not be exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of application.

2. Period of Deputation is initially three (03) years, extendable as per the rules and requirement of ICSSR.

3. The number of vacancies may increase or decrease.

4. The persons holding equivalent posts or having rendered five years regular service in the next lower grade shall be considered for the posts of Section Officer and UDC.

5. The serving candidates should send their applications along with APARs for the last five (05) years and vigilance clearance through proper channel.

6. Any candidate indulging in any form of canvassing/influence for selection will invite cancellation of his/her candidature.

7. ICSSR reserves the right to interpret all rules including wherever it is not specifically mentioned and may cancel the candidature without assigning any reason (s).

8. Age relaxation will apply as per Govt. of India’s rules. However, the applicant will have to mention for this relaxation and submit the evidence for such relaxation proof.

9. Completed application in the prescribed format, self-attested copies of certificated in proof of age qualification, experience etc. should reach the Administrative Officer, ICSSR, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, in a sealed cover super scribing the “Application for the post of Deputy Director (Documentation)” within 30 days of publication of this advertisement in the Employment News i.e latest by 08.02.2021. Applications received thereafter and incomplete applications will not be entertained.