Lecturer in Problem Based Learning

Suva, Fiji
14 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
28 Oct 2016
AC 285/16
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date    



PBL Lecturers will work with students in their content areas of expertise. The tutoring of students will be on a one‐to‐one basis or in small group sessions. PBL Lecturers provide specialized instruction in individual subject areas, answer questions on course content, and aid in the comprehension of course material. 

PBL Lecturers seek to help others understand and learn various academic subjects. They must be patient and understanding, as well as be able to assist, evaluate, motivate, develop and integrate their students in learning.


Relevant MBBS degree OR high quality Master’s degree (or equivalent), OR a relevant high quality Post Graduate Diploma (or equivalent) with at least 2 years relevant post-PGD work experience. Must have excellent knowledge of Problem Based Learning and the basic sciences necessary for medical education.  

Applicants with higher qualification & experience are encouraged to apply  

Lecturer I is expected to demonstrate capacity to undertake independent teaching and research in their discipline or related areas. In research and/or scholarship and/or teaching a Lecturer 1 will make an independent contribution through professional practice and expertise and co-ordinate and/or lead the activities of other staff, as appropriate to the discipline.


An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities would be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Applications must be submitted online using the University’s online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: waf.fnu.ac.fj/eoi/ 

Incomplete applications will not be considered, therefore your submission as a complete application must include:

  • Cover letter with Job Ref. No. and Position
  • Detailed CV with at least contacts of 3 referees
  • Certified academic credentials & transcripts

Should you have any queries, please email on: vacancy@fnu.ac.fj 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Fiji National University, then your application has not been successful.

College/Division  College of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences
Department Department of Medical science
Location  Suva – Hoodless House
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