JKPSC Selection List of Assistant Professor Economics Higher Education Department
Select List for the posts of Assistant Professor (Economics) in Higher Education Department Notification No. 27– PSC (DR-S) of 2017 Dated: 09.05.2017 Whereas, the Higher Education Department referred 50 posts (OM: 27, RBA: 12, SC:04, ST:05 & ALC: 02) of Assistant Professor in the discipline of Economics to the Public Service Commission for being filled up from amongst the suitable candidates; and whereas, the Commission notified these posts vide Notification No. 12- PSC(DR-P) of 2014 dated: 29.05.2014; and
whereas, in response to the above notification, 256 candidates had applied and out of which 161 eligible candidates were shortlisted and called for interview in pursuance of rules; and whereas, the interview of the eligible candidates was held from 20.12.2016 to 22.12.2016 at Jammu with the assistance of experts from outside the state; and whereas, the result could not be concluded immediately after conclusion of the selection process as the Hon’ble High Court had directed against finalization of selection process in SWP No.1987/2016, MP No.1/2016 titled Imtiyaz Ahmad Bhat Vs State & Others.
The Hon’ble Court has now modified the interim directions and directed the Commission to act upon the recommendations vide order dated:01.05.2017. Now, therefore, on the basis of performance in the interview coupled with the weight-age in respect of academic merit, experience and other related parameters, the Merit of the candidates who appeared in the interview, is enclosed as “Annexure-A” to this Notification. Consequent upon the above, the Select List of the candidates against the available posts is given in “Annexure-B” to this Notification.