The University of Sharjah is announcing a vacancy for the position of
Vice Chancellor for the Medical Colleges and College of Health
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
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
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
Rank of Professor from a highly renowned
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:
application together with a CV and three letters of reference.
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
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
University of Sharjah
P.O. Box 27272
Sharjah – United Arab Emirates
Applications will be received as of the date of this announcement until
the position is filled.