Job Details
Posting Date
31/01/2021 Expiry Date 31/03/2021 Job Reference Number: 1575-2021-01-31T14:29:18
Assistant/Associate 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 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 Department is seeking for an enthusiastic Assistant/Associate 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.


Main accountabilities & expectations
  • Teach courses in the field of Medical Laboratory Sciences/Biomedical Sciences, Including Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Biochemistry and Advanced Clinical Chemistry
  • 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
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Required Skills --
Preferred Qualification & Experience

  • MD or PhD in Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences / Clinical Biochemistry / Clinical Chemistry
  • Post-graduated specialization in discipline such Clinical Chemistry and Clinical Biochemistry 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 Medical Laboratory Sciences / Biomedical Sciences, Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Biochemistry and Advanced Clinical Chemistry
  • Extensive and solid track of scholarly activities (research, publications, editorial board membership, etc.) in the field of Laboratory Management and Quality Assurance, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Biochemistry and Advanced Clinical Chemistry evidenced by a high H index.
  • Significant teaching record at both undergraduate and graduate level

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