Job Details
Posting Date
31/01/2021 Expiry Date 31/03/2021 Job Reference Number: 1573-2021-01-31T14:09:57
Associate Professor/ Professor of Health Services Administration/Management/Public Health
Category Faculty Members College of Health Sciences
College Health Sciences
Department Health Services Administration
Job Purpose

Candidate for the position will teach courses related to Health Services Administration, Epidemiology, Biostatics, Health care Management and courses relating to Master of Public Health program; and to contribute to research and community service activities.

Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Teaching a range of core course related to Health Services Administration/ Health care Management of undergraduate level courses
  • Teaching a range of core courses relating to Masters in Public Health (MPH) program.
  • Teaching experiences in Epidemiology and Biostatistics Courses
  • Supervise senior students for their undergraduate and graduation research projects and thesis
  • Evaluate student' learning using various methods of assessment
  • Advice students on academic matters
  • Active participation in departmental assignments and student activities assigned by the
    Dean of the college and Chair of the department
  • Serve on department , faculty and university committee as appointed or elected
  • Engage in Research in the area of Health systems, Health Economics and Public Health
  • Engage in community services
  • Curriculum development


Job Specific Accountabilities
Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience

  • Academic teaching experience (Minimum 5 years post graduate and under graduate level) at recognized University,
  • Ph. D in Health Services Administration/ Healthcare Management /Public Health.
  • Previous experience in teaching Health Services Administration/ Healthcare Management / Master in public health program, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Courses
  • A record in curriculum development and accreditation of academic programs
  • A record of administrative and leadership experience in academic institutions
  • A record of cited research publications in peer-refereed scientific journals, listed in Scopus
  • Academic/ related experience in Health Economics, Health Planning, Public Health, Health Policy, Health Systems Research, will be highly desirable

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

  • Fluency in English at the general and professional level is essential
  • Good computer skills ( Especially Microsoft office application, and statistical analysis software)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills that can produce effective professor-student interactions during both one-on-one (student advising) and in group (classroom) sessions.
  • The candidate must show evidence of active and consistent contributions to his/her field through publishing in internationally recognized and peer-reviewed journals and participating at exhibitions, conferences and other forum.
  • The candidate should have excellent professional writing skills (research proposal, scientific monographs, scientific reports, etc.), and excellent communication & presentation skills.
  • The candidate must have an online teaching experience at the University level.

Job Criteria
Gender Male or Female
Qualification Phd
Relevant Experience 5 or more
Living In UAE Open for all