Job Details
Posting Date
15/02/2021 Expiry Date 15/03/2021 Job Reference Number: 1587-2021-02-15T13:08:20
Assistant, Associate or Professor of clinical psychology
Category Faculty Members College of Medicine
College Medicine
Department Family and Community Medicine and Behavioral Sciences
Job Purpose

Assistant, Associate or Professor of Clinical Psychology at the Department of Family & Community Medicine & Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Sharjah to teach clinical psychology/ behavioral sciences  for UG and PG medical students within an integrated Problem based curriculum, and to provide patient’s care

Main accountabilities & expectations

  • Teach and train undergraduate students and postgraduate candidates on campus and clinical settings
  • Supervise clinical psychology training and evaluate student's learning using various assessment methods such as OSCE, DOCEE, MCQ, SAQ, portfolios, assignments and compiles, administers, and grades examinations.
  • Advise students on academic and vocational matters.
  • Provide full patient's care including psychological assessment, diagnose psychological, behavioral and emotional disorders in accordance with DSM5 diagnostic criteria, develop a management plan and provide therapy to groups and individuals using various evidence-based modalities and monitor progress through regular meetings and checkups
  • Active participation in departmental assignments and student activities as assigned by the department chair or college dean.
  • Serve on department, faculty and university committees as appointed or elected.
  • Conduct and supervise research 

Job Specific Accountabilities
Required Skills
Preferred Qualification & Experience

Prospective applicants holding clinical Ph.D. or Fellowship/ Board (or equivalent)  in clinical psychology and eligible to practice in UAE.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • At least 3 years of teaching experience with certificate in Medical Education.
  • At least 5 year of clinical practice
  • Eligibility to obtain UAE license to practice.
  • Demonstrated research experience related to clinical psychology including grants and publications  
  • Participation in community services.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in both English and Arabic language
  • Excellent academic  record and clinical psychology practice.  
  • Experience in preparing and computer-assisted/online courses

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