QATAR UNIVERSITY - MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCE CLUSTER

Clinical Lecturer – 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

Clinical Lecturer – Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

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

The College of Pharmacy at QU is the first and only pharmacy degree program in the State of Qatar. The College offers 5-year BSc (Pharmacy), 1-year post-Baccalaureate 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). We partner with local and international education and healthcare institutions to support our academic and research mandates. The vision of the College is to be the leading pharmacy college in the Middle East region. As a leading College, the first of its kind in the country and a pillar of the QU Health Cluster, the College of Pharmacy undergoes 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 a Clinical Lecturer, beginning August 2021. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Minimum requirements include an earned PharmD, MSc in clinical pharmacy, or a higher degree (e.g. PhD) in clinical pharmacy from a reputable university. The candidate should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching in addition to experience with clinical pharmacy practice, course management, and related software management are preferred. For a PharmD holder, a post-baccalaureate PharmD with residency or fellowship is an added advantage.  

The successful candidate will be actively involved in undergraduate and graduate course coordination, instruction and evaluation in addition to academic, community, and professional service. The candidate is also expected to engage in certain level of research activity and productivity as agreed by the relevant department. 

Applicants should apply online via Qatar University Jobs website: https://careers.qu.edu.qa. For consideration, a letter of interest, a comprehensive curriculum vitae or résumé, teaching philosophy, a record of teaching excellence,  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 for children school expenses, and round-trip flight tickets as per the current QU Human Resource policies. QU is committed to employment equity and values diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.