Professor / Associate / Assistant in Anatomy

Suva, Fiji
18 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
18 Dec 2016
AC 310/16
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date    



The appointee will be responsible to the Dean, through the Head of Health Sciences and will be required to develop and teach Anatomy courses at undergraduate and post graduate levels. Duties include carrying out research and consultancy activities in the areas relevant to the needs of the region, activities related to teaching such as regular review of courses and programmes, upgrade of equipment and resources, development of new programmes and mentoring of junior staff and students. Activities associated with tutorials, lecturing, exam paper preparation & marking are to be implemented according to policies and procedures. Appointee will also be required to undertake other administrative duties as directed by the Dean of College. 


Relevant PhD degree in Anatomy with demonstrated research outcomes, or product design/development and/or patenting outcomes and/or project leadership/management outcomes and/or publications in recognized journals/outlets, and/or significant number of consultancy outcomes, is essential. Tertiary teaching experience or industrial/professional experiences or professional training experiences are necessary, but outstanding research/publication record and/or national recognition for academic leadership, can be substituted for teaching experience. Demonstrated ability to supervise students at masters and PhD levels is necessary.   An Assistant Professor should have  5 -7 years of relevant teaching or Clinical Work Experience   An Associate Professor should have at least 8-14 years of relevant teaching or clinical work experience.   A Professor should have over 15 years of Teaching or Clinical work experience   Professor/ Associate Professor is required to make an outstanding contribution to research and/or scholarship at the University. He/she shall have the ability to also provide an outstanding contribution to collegial life and will have attained recognition at a national or international level in his/her discipline. 


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

Applications must be submitted online using the University‚Äôs online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: 

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: 

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 Health Sciences
Location  Suva
Num x2

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