Job Details
Posting Date
19/05/2021 Expiry Date 19/06/2021 Job Reference Number: 1653-2021-05-19T12:03:56
Assistant Professor of Community Medicine/ Public Health
Category Faculty Members College of Medicine
College Medicine
Department Family and Community Medicine and Behavioral Sciences
Job Purpose

Assistant Professor of Community Medicine/ Public Health at  Department of Family & Community Medicine & Behavioral Sciences,  the College of Medicine,  to teach Community Medicine subjects for medical students within an integrated, Problem based curriculum.

Main accountabilities & expectations

  • Teach Community Medicine subjects  (including Research Methodology, Biostatistics and Epidemiology) to medical students
  • Evaluate student's learning using various methods of assessments including MCQ, SAQ, portfolios, research-based assignments..etc
  • Compile, administer, and grade examinations
  • Advise students on academic, research and vocational matters
  • 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

Job Specific Accountabilities
Required Skills
Preferred Qualification & Experience

Prospective applicants holding Ph.D. in Community Medicine/ Public Health or other health-related field 

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main)

Preference will be given to candidates who have/are :

  • Strong interpersonal skills that can produce effective professor-student interactions during both one-on-one (student advising) and in group (classroom) sessions.
  • An outstanding record of academic performance, and demonstrated expertise in community medicine/ public health are encouraged to apply. 
  • Outstanding/ demonstrated ability in teaching community medicine/ public health subjects and its application.
  •  Strong teaching skills in Epidemiology, Research Methodology, and Biostatistics courses and experience or evidence of potential.
  • Experience in preparing and delivering computer-assisted courses content to students.
  • Experience in using innovative cloud-based students' engaging classroom applications as part of the teaching process.
  • Experience in delivering training courses and conducting research related to medical education.
  • Membership in Public Health related bodies at the national and international levels.
  • Desire for self-improvement.
  • Sincere interest in assisting each student within a diverse and multi-cultural community to maximize their academic, spiritual and personal potential.
  •  Team player that is motivated to strengthen and advance the department and the college.
  • Bilingual and are fluent in English and Arabic languages.

    Prospective applicants work experience :
  • At least 3 years teaching experience in medical colleges.
  • Experience in Problem Based Learning is required.
  •  Excellent oral and written communication skills.

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