Full Time
Posted 4 months ago

Job Title: Associate Professor

Role: Specialist Palliative Physician: Faculty

Name of Organisation: St Johns Medical College Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka

Essential Qualification:

  • MD in Palliative Medicine
  • MD in a clinical specialty – Family Medicine, Gen Medicine, Paediatrics, Geriatrics, Along with Fellowship in Palliative Medicine and a valid registration with the Medical Council of India to practice in the country

Experience Required:

  • Clinical: > 5 years full time experience in Palliative Medicine in the domains of clinical practice Academics: Evidence of continuing medical education
  • Research: > 7 peer-reviewed publications in reputed National / International Journals
  • Administration:
    • Lead and contribute to the smooth running of the department
    • Expand the scope and reach of its services
    • Maintain cordial relationship with other specialties and with the administration of the institution.

No. of Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Department of Pain and Palliative Medicine, St Johns Medical College Hospital, Bangalore

State / Union Territory: Karnataka

Job Description:


  • Evidence-based and efficient management of all patients registered with the Department of Pain and Palliative Medicine.
  • Engagement with care across all settings: Outpatient, In-patient, Homebased care, and link centres


  • Active engagement with post graduate training program
  • Active participation with under-graduate training program
  • In-house training of professionals and students of the institution
  • Contribute to the academic activities and conferences organised by the department


  • Conduct, and guide research that contributes to the progress of the field of palliative care

Additional Information:

  • Besides the driving compassion to provide empathetic care, the aspirants should have academic and research interests with commitment to constant learning
  • Quarters may be applied for,and will be considered for those eligible. The allotment process is decided by the administration

Where & How to send application: Send an email with covering letter of interest for specifying the interested post with full biodata and clinical experience in Palliative care and areas of expertise.
Mail Id: hod.ppalliative@stjohns.in

View Vacancy List

Job Features

Job Category




Job Title

Associate Professor




5 Years



No. of Vacancy


Apply Online

Applicant's Details

A valid phone number is required.
A valid email address is required.