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Vice Chancellor of the Colleges of Medicine and Health Sciences
The University of Sharjah is announcing a vacancy for the position of Vice Chancellor for the Medical Colleges and College of Health Sciences.  


  • Realizing the mission of the University and its aims within the said authorities of the Vice Chancellor with an express interest in and commitment to the educational process, teaching, research, and community service in the Colleges of Medicine.
  • Enhancing the academic experience of students through developing the colleges’ curricula and study plans to be of high international standards and consistent with the pace of development in the local, regional, and international communities.
  •  The position of Vice Chancellor for the Medical Colleges and College of Health Sciences is considered a senior academic leadership position in the University. The Vice Chancellor is responsible for the Medical Colleges and centers that fall under his/her authority. The VC is a main member of the University’s Higher Administration, which consists of the Chancellor of the University, the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, the Vice Chancellor for Financial and Administrative Affairs, the Vice Chancellor for Community Affairs, and the Vice Chancellor for Public Relations.


-        PhD from a highly reputable university, preferably medically qualified


-        Rank of Professor from a highly renowned university.


The ideal candidate will possess university experience in medicine and comprehensive administrative experience as a former university vice chancellor or college dean overseeing a number of departments and various medical specializations. S/he should also demonstrate advanced work capability, excellent communication skills and proficiency in Arabic and English.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:  Those interested in applying for the position are required to submit the following:

(1)  Job application together with a CV and three letters of reference.

(2)  Copies of academic degrees and documentation of work experience as well as participation in conferences, workshops, etc.


The above documents may be sent online or by direct mail to: 


  Postal Address:     

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

University of Sharjah

P.O. Box 27272 

Sharjah – United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline:

Applications will be received as of the date of this announcement until the position is filled.

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