QATAR UNIVERSITY

Teaching Assistant, Clinical Pharmacy and Practice Department

Location
Doha, Qatar
Posted
14 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Mar 2019
Ref
IRC18835
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Location        QA
Department Name        College of Pharmacy - Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

College/Department Profile        

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), 1-year 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 new 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 teaching assistant beginning August 2019. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Duties & Responsibilities        

The successful candidate will teach and coordinate undergraduate courses in the Clinical Pharmacy and Practice Department and may participate in team-taught, multidisciplinary courses.

Qualifications        

  • Master of Science degree or a PharmD degree.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Candidates with a professional degree in pharmacy and demonstrated excellence in teaching are preferred.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are able to provide innovative and dynamic teaching and have previous experience with course management and lecture delivery.

Required Documents        

  • Letter of interest.
  • Updated curriculum vitae.
  • A record of teaching excellence (or teaching philosophy).
  • Two letters of reference must be submitted.

Benefits        

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 HR website at (www.qu.edu.qa). Qatar University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

How To Apply        

Applicants should apply online via Qatar University Jobs website (www.qu.edu.qa).