Dr. Oyas Ahmed Asimi was working in the Department of Fisheries, Jammu and Kashmir Government in different capacities. From 1999-2000 was working as Deputy Inspector and was looking after different administrative affairs of the development department. During 2000-2003. I was working as Fisheries Development Assistant and was looking after Management of Fish Farm, Ghoumanhasan, Jammu. From 2003-2006 I was also working as Inspector Fisheries and was looking after Management of Aquarium cum Awareness Centre, Gagribal, Srinagar and was Technical Assistant to Joint Director Fisheries, Chattabal, Srinagar. From 2007 on-words working in SKUAST-K. During my tenure in the state fisheries department, I worked on different aspects of coldwater fish nutrition. Presently working as Associate Professor and Head, Division of Fish Nutrition and Biochemistry, Faculty of Fisheries, SKUAST-Kashmir.
Dr. Oyas Ahmed Asimi's research interests are in fish feed formulation and manufacture, biochemical analysis of fish and feed ingredients, enhancement of fish immune system by incorporating feed additives.