Job Details
Posting Date
30/09/2020 Expiry Date 28/10/2020 Job Reference Number: 1476-2020-09-30T12:07:39
Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmacology and Toxicology
Category Faculty Members College of Pharmacy
College Pharmacy
Department Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacotherapeutics
Job Purpose

Teaching of different graduate and undergraduate pharmacology and toxicology courses and participation in the supervision of students 

(Please note that the job announcement is open for 4 weeks or until filled)

Main accountabilities & expectations
  1. Participation in didactic, computational, and laboratory teaching activities covering pharmacology, and related courses within the UoS- College of Pharmacy, Dentistry, and Health Sciences curriculum as determined by the Department Chair for undergraduate students and postgraduate students.
  2. Perform and grade all types of exams, perform exam analysis and write assessment reports.
  3. Provide mentorship and advisement for students in the College of Pharmacy.
  4. Supervision of post-graduate students
  5. Communicate teaching and research activities through frequent and effective communication with the Department Chair.
  6. Conduct research in the field of pharmacology and engage in team-based research in the area of pharmacology.
  7. Procure and/or maintain an externally funded research projects in pharmacology or areas related to the discipline.
  8. Publish scientific findings in high-quality peer-reviewed journals and present research at national and international meetings.
  9. Be involved in curriculum development and quality assurance activities related to the department and the college.
  10. Actively participate in committees within the department, college, University and in professional and governmental organizations.
  11. Carry out any other tasks related to the Course/ Department/College/University assigned to him/her by the head of department or the dean of the college.

Job Specific Accountabilities
  1. Teaching under- and graduate courses related to pharmacology and toxicology.
  2. Supervising student graduation and thesis projects.
  3. Community services
  4. Research 

Required Skills
  1. Have a commitment to excellence in teaching and training of pharmacology and toxicology sciences for undergraduate and graduate students.
  2. Ability and dedication to develop an externally funded research projects.

Preferred Qualification & Experience

  1. Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy (a must)
  2. Ph.D. in Pharmacology/Toxicology (a must)
  3. Demonstrated a record of accomplishment of presentations and peer-reviewed journal publications in the field of pharmacology/toxicology. 
  4. Demonstrate an experience in postgraduate students thesis supervision
  5. Multicultural  exposure is a plus     

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)
Behavioral Competency Description
Integrity & Respect
  • Higher requirement
  • Important
  • Both in Arabic and English
  • Required
Conflict Management
  • Required
Accountability & Accuracy
  • Required

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 2 or more
Living In UAE Open for all