Job Details
Posting Date
28/10/2019 Expiry Date 28/12/2019 Job Reference Number: 1358-2019-10-28T10:56:36
Associate / Full Professor of Biomedical Sciences/Medical Laboratory Sciences
Category Faculty Members College of Health Sciences
College Health Sciences
Department Medical Laboratory Sciences
Job Purpose

The Institution

The University of Sharjah (UOS) is a comprehensive academic institution with a distinctive learning style and a global vision. It is a pioneer in academia, scientific research and the arts in the UAE and the GCC region. All programs of the 15 Colleges are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. A strong impulse to the research activities that take place at the UOS is given by several research institutes and an internal program grants that aims to fulfill the researchers' needs. The Medical Laboratory Department (MLS) is one of the seven Departments included in the College of Health Sciences (CHS). The MLS has both the BSc and the MSc program in Medical Laboratory Sciences ad is aiming to establish a Ph.D. program

 

Job Description

The MLS is seeking for an enthusiastic Associate / Full professor willing to be involved in the instructional and research activities of the Department. The candidate will be involved in teaching theory and practical courses in the area of Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences, Including Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, Research Methods in Clinical Biochemistry.


Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Teach courses in the field of Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences, Including Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, Research Methods in Clinical Biochemistry.
  • Active participation in tutoring and supervising undergraduate and graduate students
  • Develop and run an active and productive research program (prepare research proposals, secure intramural as well as extramural research funds, and conduct productive and up-to-date research work in their area of interest).
  • Actively participate in both programs and curriculum development, as well as in the program accreditation process
  • Advise and follow up with students' academic and registration issues.
  • Carry out other academic and administrative duties at both departmental and college levels as deemed necessary by his/her immediate superiors.

Job Specific Accountabilities --
Required Skills
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Preferred Qualification & Experience
  • MD or PhD in Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences or related discipline such (e.g. Clinical Biochemistry, Clinical laboratory Medicine, etc. etc.)
  • Accreditation from International Recognized Agencies in the field of Clinical Biochemistry and/or Laboratory Medicine is a plus
  • MD, Ph.D., or any other title, has to be awarded from a recognized institution of higher education


Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Competencies

  • Significant teaching and practical experience in the area of Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences and related discipline such as Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, Research Methods in Clinical Biochemistry.
  • Extensive and solid track of scholarly activities (research, publications, editorial board membership, etc.) evidenced by a high H index.
  • Excellent teaching record at both undergraduate and graduate level
  • Administrative experience at program, department and/or college level is a plus


Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 3 or more
Living In UAE Open for all
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