QATAR UNIVERSITY - MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCE CLUSTER

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Clinical Pharmacy and Practice 

Location
Qatar (QA)
Posted
Tuesday, 9 March 2021
End of advertisement period
Friday, 30 April 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Clinical Pharmacy and Practice 

Qatar University (QU) is the premier national institution of higher education with a  mission to produce well-rounded graduates with academic knowledge of quality and excellence coupled with a keen spirit of volunteerism and civic responsibility.

The College of Pharmacy is the first and only pharmacy degree program in the State  of Qatar. The College offers 5-year BSc (Pharmacy), 1 - y e a r p o s t - B a c c a l a u r e a t e Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD), 2-year MSc (Pharm), and a  PhD degree programs. Our BSc and PharmD degree programs are the first  international programs to be accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of  Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP) and partners with local and international education and healthcare institutions to support its academic and research mandates. As a leading 
College, the first of its kind in this country and a pillar of the QU Health Cluster, we undergo constant changes as we strive to achieve excellence while meeting our primary mandate, to provide our graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to become competent pharmacists, to meet the healthcare needs of the society. The vision of the College is to be the leading pharmacy college in the Middle East region.

The College of Pharmacy at QU hereby invites applications for a full-time faculty  position at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, beginning August 2021.

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Minimum requirements include an earned doctorate degree from a reputable university with an appropriate research background and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates with a professional degree in clinic al pharmacy and/or pharmacy practice and at least 10 years of teaching experience with documented  accomplishments in teaching, research, and service are preferred.

The successful candidate will teach and coordinate courses in clinical pharmacy and practice at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The candidate must have a strong research record commensurate with the rank sought as evidenced by publications in reputable peer-reviewed international journals. The successful candidate will establish an active independent research program that incorporates undergraduate and graduate research. In addition, the candidate will engage in interdisciplinary collaboration with other colleges under the QU Health Cluster (including the Colleges of Medicine, Dental Medicine, and Health Sciences) in both teaching and research. A
research portfolio that complements the existing research strengths established by the QU Health Cluster according to the Qatar 2030 Vision is an added advantage.

Applicants should apply online via Qatar University Jobs website: 
https://careers.qu.edu.qa. For consideration, a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a  brief (1-2 pages) research plan, a record of teaching excellence (or teaching philosophy), three papers that best exemplify research interests and three letters of  reference must be submitted.

The employment package is commensurate with experience and rank and highly  competitive. It includes a 12-month tax-free salary, housing, private health insurance, relocation expenses, financial support forchildren school expenses, and annual round-trip flight tickets as in line with the current QU Human Resource policies. QU is committed to employment equity and values diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply