Job Details
Posting Date
22/04/2019 Expiry Date 23/04/2019 Job Reference Number: 1067-2018-06-20T08:36:12
Professor of Family Medicine and chair of the department.
Category Faculty Members College of Medicine
College Medicine
Department Family and Community Medicine and Behavioral Sciences
Job Purpose

Requested is a Professor of family medicine to chair the department of Family and Community Medicine and Behavioral Sciences. Besides teaching medical students, he/she will take all the duties and responsibilities of the administrative role of the chairman. This includes academic, research and community service functions.

Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Ensures the implementation of the educational program as per the college of medicine curriculum for medical students.
  • Assigns teaching responsibilities for all faculties in the Department to deliver a professional undergraduate clinical training according to the rules and regulations of the University.
  • Contributes to the teaching load of the Department.
  • Recommends academic appointment and recruitment of new faculty in the Department
  • Provides opportunity to all faculty for professional advancement and assisting each member of the faculty in achieving his or her own optimal development in teaching, scholarly activity, and research.
  • Conducts annual evaluations of department's faculty and staff as required by the university, and making the necessary recommendations to the Dean.
  • Reviews the departmental applicants for promotion and formulates recommendations for the Academic Promotion Committee in the university.
  • Manages the departmental budget as directed by the Dean in accordance with university rules and regulations.
  • Maintains records and prepares reports as required by the college or the university.
  • Contribute and encourage research activity in the Department and involve all faculty to participate in collaborative research projects.
  • Set plans and contribute to the community service role of the college and university

Job Specific Accountabilities
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Required Skills
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Preferred Qualification & Experience

MB,BS ( Bachelor Degree from A Medical college)

PhD or equivalent in Family Medicine

(preferred clinical qualifications (e.g.  Fellowship of the Royal College of UK, Canada, American Board certificate)

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies

Academic competency (PhD or equivalent), Administrative competency (enough experience in similar posts)

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Master's degree
Relevant Experience 2 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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