Obligatory Information Under Right to Information Act :
The powers and duties of its officers and employees
Indian Institute of Oil Palm Research is headed by the Director, who
looks after the management of research and administration of the
institute.One Administrative Officer and One Assistant Administrative
Officer assist him at the headquarters. They are assisted by
administrative staff belonging to different categories such as
Assistants, Clerks. The administrative wing is organized in
Establishment, Bills and Stores.The Director is assisted by an
Assistant Finance & Accounts Officer for financial matters.
The Research Centre is headed by Scientist-In-Charge who
has been declared as the Head of Office and Drawing and
Disbursing Officer.He has also been provided with adequate clerical
and stenographic support, wherever found necessary.Research in
different disciplines are carried out by eighteen scientists
including headquarters and research centre.
The procedure followed in the decision making process,
including channels of supervision and accountability
The Director is assisted by the IRC Secretary to monitor the research
progress in Institute Research Committee. Besides, there are Study
Circle Meetings conducted frequently. The Research Advisory
Committee refines and recommends research activities. Institute is
also monitored by Institute Management Committee and
Quinquennial Review Team which are constituted by ICAR, New Delhi.
Institute budget is presented and sanction obtained from the five
year plans of Govt. of India. Institute Joint Staff Council takes
care of problems of the staff.
Office Timings :
The institute is open on all working days from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
with a lunch break from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Dr. K. Ramachandrudu
Public Information Officer
Sri W. Sreenivasa Bhat
ICAR-Indian Institute of Oil Palm Research
Pedavegi, West Godavari Dt., Andhra Pradesh. 534 450.