UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Instructor in Paediatrics

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
10 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
10 Oct 2020
Ref
2612
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

We are seeking a suitable paediatrician to work as an Instructor in the Department of Paediatrics, at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates. Teaching, assessment, supervision and management of the educational activities for both junior (8 weeks in year 5) and senior (4 weeks in year 6) clerkships of undergraduate medical students, which run each 5 times a year. The teaching occurs both in the College premises and in the clinical services at the SEHA facilities in Al-Ain City. Duties of the candidate include teaching paediatrics to undergraduate medical students, as described above. Clinical services in the affiliated SEHA teaching hospitals will be related mainly to the educational activities. The candidate is expected to participate in the educational, administrative and research, activities of the Department, and also in the organization and supervision of these educational activities, when requested. English is the language of instruction and communication. The candidate will also counsel and guide our students and provide them with adequate support. The instructor will directly report to the Chair of the Department. The instructor will Supervise undergraduate medical students rotating through both paediatric clerkships.

  • Supervise and teach undergraduate pre-clinical medical students in the simulation center when needed.

Minimum Qualification Applicants must be medically qualified (M.Sc. equivalent) from a recognized college of medicine and have a specialty degree of paediatric training (preferred).

Preferred Qualification

  • Medical degree (M.Sc. equivalent) from a recognized college of medicine
  • A specialty degree in paediatric is preferred
  • Leadership and organizational skills.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Already registered with an active license, or able to obtain registration as a paediatric specialist by the Department of Health of Abu-Dhabi.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience Have a minimum of three years of clinical and teaching experience, preferably all in paediatrics.

Special Instructions to Applicant  

Division College of Medicine&Health Sciences

Department Pediatrics - (CMHS)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty

Salary 15000 - 20000 UAE Dirhams per month, based on experience

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