PSC Assistant Professor in Community Dentistry


Gazette Date: 30/06/2016

Last Date: 03/08/2016

Category No:157/2016


Applications are invited online only by ONE TIME REGISTRATION scheme from qualified candidates for selection to the under mentioned post in Kerala Government Service.

1. Department : Kerala Medical Education Service
2. Name of Post : Assistant Professor in Community Dentistry
3. Scale of Pay : As per UGC Norms
4. Number of vacancies : 1 (One)

The above vacancy is now in existence. The Ranked List published by the Commission in response to this notification shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year provided that the said list will continue to be in force till the publication of a new list after the expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of three years whichever is earlier. Candidates will be advised from the said list against the vacancies reported to the Commission in writing, during the period of currency of the list.

5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6. Age limit : 24 – 41, Only candidates born between 02.01.1975 and
      01.01.1992 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for the
      post.  Candidates  from  other  Backward  Communities,

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes are eligible for usual age relaxation.

(For other conditions regarding age relaxation please see Para 2 of the General Conditions)

Qualifications:Assistant Professor

    • Post Graduate Degree (MDS) in Community Dentistry from a recognised University approved by the Dental Council of India.

State Dental Council Permanent Registration.

Three years Teaching Experience.

Note:- The Post Graduate study period for Medical subjects will be considered as teaching experience for appointment as Assistant Professor provided the candidates have undergone Residency Programme during the Post Graduate Course period and in the case of candidates who have passed the Post Graduate course without undergoing residency programme a certificate shall be produced by the candidate from the Principal of the College to the effect that the candidate has got teaching/clinical work experience during the Post Graduate Course period.

Note:- KS & SSR Part II Rule 10 (a) ii is applicable.

In the absence of candidates with the above qualifications, candidates with following qualifications:

BDS Degree from a recognised University

  • State Dental Council Permanent Registration

Hospital Experience for six months as House Surgeon or Dental Surgeon.

will be considered for the post of lecturer

(salary as per UGC Norms)

Note:- (i)  KS & SSR Part II Rule 10 (a) ii is applicable.

Provisional Registration with any Medical Council will not be accepted

3% vacancies of the Lecturer post shall be reserved for the differently abled candidates with Locomotor disability/Cerebral Palsy vide G.O. (P) 61/2012/SWD dated 17.10.2012

Mode of submitting Application: –

Candidates must register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION’ with the official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘’ before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on to their profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to applying for a post. The Photograph uploaded should be one taken on or after 31.12.2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link Registration Card in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and

secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile candidates must ensure correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote the User-ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to prove qualification, Experience, Community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.

  • If a Written/OMR Test is conducted as part of this selection, Admission Ticket for eligible candidates will be made available in their Profile for One Time Registration and the date of downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can download Admission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination. 
  1. Last date for submission of application:- 08.2016 Wednesday upto 12.00 Midnight. 
  1. Name of Website to which applications are to be submitted :

(Please also see the General Conditions given in Part II of the Notification)