KGUMSB/HR/11/2021-2022/                                                                                            19th January 2022


The Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan (KGUMSB) is pleased to announce the following core or adjunct faculty positions, as detailed below:

Sl. NoPosition TitleDepartment /WardQualification/ ExperiencesSlotsPlace of PostingRemarks    
  1Associate Lecturer/ Assistant Instructor I/IIDepartment of OrthopedicBachelors/ Diploma/ Certificate in related field    1JDWNRH, FNPHRe-announcement of the Vacancy – Core Faculty. Certificate qualification should have 7 years’ experience in related field  
  2Associate Lecturer/ Assistant Instructor IPerioperative Nursing (Scrub Nurse)Bachelors in Nursing / Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery    1JDWNRH, FNPHRe-announcement of the Vacancy – Core Faculty- Short courses  (Replacement)  
  3Assistant Professor/ Senior Lecturer Obstetrics & Gynecology  MD/MS  1CRRH, FoPGM  Replacement
  4Assistant Professor/ Senior Lecturer Pediatrics  MD  1CRRH, FoPGM  Replacement
  5Assistant Professor/ Senior Lecturer Ophthalmology  MD/MS  1ERRH, FoPGM  Replacement
  6Assistant Professor/ Senior Lecturer  Anesthesiology MD  1ERRH, FoPGM  Replacement
  7Assistant Professor/ Senior Lecturer  Clinical Sub-Specialty in the core departmentsMD/MS    1      JDWNRH, FoPGM    Replacement

Note: JDWNRH – Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital

          CRRH – Central Regional Referral Hospital, Gelephu

          ERRH – Eastern Regional Referral Hospital, Mongar

          FNPH – Faculty of Nursing and Public Health

          FoPGM – Faculty of Postgraduate Medicine

  1. Interested applicants who meet the eligibility criteria may apply along with:
    • Application in the prescribed format (Can be downloaded from )
    • Curriculum Vitae (RCSC/BMHC)
    • Course Completion Certificate
    • Evidence of minimum 3 days basic certified (medical) pedagogy training (Online or Onsite) attended (For FoPGM), if any
    • Evidence of minimum 3 days basic certified bio-medical research (Online or Onsite) training attended (For FoPGM), if any
    • Evidence of minimum 3 days basic certified pedagogy training (Online or Onsite) attended OR Supervisory Course (For Adjunct Faculty members of FNPH), if any
    • At least served in same specialties for minimum period of 5 years (For FNPH) and at least served as Specialist for minimum period of 2 years (For FoPGM) in the hospital with evidence of teaching activities
    • Preference will be given to those who have teaching experience
    • Letter of recommendation from the concerned Head of the Department
    • Other Relevant Training Certificates, if any
  2. The applicants applying for core faculty position at FNPH should be currently working at JDWNRH in the Department mentioned against it and for core/adjunct faculty position at FoPGM should be from any of the teaching hospitals, CRRH – Gelephu or MRRH – Mongar or JDWNRH as mentioned against the post
  3. The selected applicant will be assigned the position based on the qualification, experience and other requirements as reflected in the CoS -2018 and ToR for core and adjunct faculty.
  4. Preference will be given to the applicant with relevant qualification/training and work experience.
  5. Short listed applicants will be called for selection interview/selection examination which will be conducted by the respective faculties.
  6. An applicant shall be disqualified from appearing in the selection interview if he/she has failed to furnish testimonials as required above.
  7. Short listed applicant must produce the original documents during the time of interview.
  8. University reserves the right not to select applicants if they do not get appropriate applicants for the post.

Application along with the above-mentioned documents must be submitted to the HR Section – Office of the President in Hardcopy (after the lockdown is lifted) or can be submitted online in a single file, maximum size 10MB (ALL IN ONE), i.e., PDF format through email:, on or before 31st January 2022 before 5PM.

For further information, contact Ms. Anjana Pradhan, Deputy Chief HR Officer – Office of the President @ 02-328999/990 (Ext: 2132) during office hours.


      (Ms. Diki Wangmo)

Registrar/Chairperson – UHRC