Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor of Physiology

United Arab Emirates (AE)
18 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: UAE

Organization Name:   United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) 

About University:    United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is the first and foremost comprehensive national university in the United Arab Emirates. Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU aspires to become a comprehensive, research-intensive university and currently enrolls approximately 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE. 

In its drive to achieve international research stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked #5 in the Arab World and #350 worldwide. 

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand.  UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence. 

Job Category     Academic - Faculty

Job Type     Permanent

Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor of Physiology (351849)

Job Description     
The College of Medicine & Health Sciences (CMHS), United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments. CMHS is a state of the art medical school located in the garden city of Al Ain, UAE. The prospective faculty will have a unique opportunity to become involved in the growth and success of the institution, and most importantly the opportunity to educate and nurture new generations of physicians prepared to meet the 21st-century health care delivery in a rapidly changing world. We seek a candidate to complement and extend the department’s teaching and research mission. 
Minimum Qualification     The successful candidate must hold an MD, Ph.D. or a Ph.D. together with a clinically relevant qualification in Physiology. 

Preferred Qualification     
As above 

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience     
The candidate must demonstrate strong publication record corresponding to the rank of appointment and be able to maintain an independent internally and externally funded research program. For a junior level of appointment, a minimum of three years of experience in teaching medical physiology and pathophysiology in a US, Canadian, European or the equivalent medical program is required. The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal and team-working skills, and demonstrate the ability to support the Faculty in achieving its educational, research and clinical objectives. Experience in the development, implementation, and evaluation of educational programs for undergraduate medical students is a requirement. Familiarity with USMLE, MCCEE, and IFOAM will be an advantage. 

Special Instructions to Applications     
Candidates should apply through the University website (https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp)

Division     College of Medicine & Health Sciences 

Department     Physiology - (CMHS) 

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