QATAR UNIVERSITY - MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCE CLUSTER

Associate/Full Professor – Pharmacology 

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

Associate/Full Professor – Pharmacology 

Qatar University  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-years BSc (Pharmacy), Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD), 2-years MSc (Pharm) degree and PhD programs. Our program is the first international program to be accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP) and partners with local and international education and health care institutions to support its academic and research mandates. As a lead College and the first of its kind in this country, we are undergoing constant change as we strive to achieve excellence while meeting our mandate, to provide its graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to become competent pharmacists, to meet the health care needs of this society.  The vision of the College is to be the leading pharmacy college in the Middle East region.

The College of Pharmacy, Qatar University invites applications for a full time faculty position at the Associate/Full Professor level beginning August, 2021.  Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Minimum requirements include a PhD (Pharmacology) degree with an appropriate research background in Pharmacology and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates with a professional degree in pharmacy and demonstrated excellence in teaching and research are preferred.

The successful candidate will teach and coordinate courses in pharmacology and participate in team-taught, multidisciplinary courses in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. 
The candidate must have a strong research record commensurate with the rank sought as evidenced by publication in reputable peer-reviewed international journals. The successful candidate will establish an active independent research program that incorporates undergraduate and graduate research training and complements the existing research strengths of the College of Pharmacy, Qatar University.

Applicants should apply online via the Qatar University Jobs website (www.qu.edu.qa). For consideration, a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a brief (1-2 page) 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, relocating  expenses, financial  support  for school  expenses  of the faculty's children, and annual  round-trip flight tickets  as in line with the current Qatar University  HR policies. For more information, please visit Qatar university website at www.qu.edu.qa Qatar University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.