Professor, Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

Qatar (QA)
27 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Professor, Clinical Pharmacy and Practice
Location  Doha,QA
Department Name  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.

College of  Pharmacy  is the  first  and only  pharmacy  degree  program in the State of Qatar. The college offers 5 years BSc (Pharmacy), Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and MSc (Pharm) degree 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  lead College,  the  first  of  its  kind  in  this  country and a pillar of the Qatar University Health Cluster,  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.

College of Pharmacy, Qatar  University  invites applications  for  a  full  time  faculty position at the Full Professor level beginning September, 2017. Applications will  be reviewed  until  the  position  is  filled.
Duties & Responsibilities  
The successful  candidate  will  teach  and  coordinate courses  in Clinical  Pharmacy in  both undergraduate  and  postgraduate  levels. The  candidate  must  have a  strong research  record  commensurate  with  the  rank  sought as  evidenced  by  publication  in  reputable  peer-reviewed international journals. The successful  candidate  will  establish  an  active  independent research program  that incorporates  undergraduate and  graduate  research. 

In addition, the candidate will engage in interdisciplinary collaboration with other colleges under the Qatar University Health Cluster (including the College of Medicine, College of Health Sciences) in both teaching and research. A research portfolio that complements the existing  research  strengths established by the Qatar University Health Cluster according to the Qatar 2030 Vision is preferred.
Minimum requirements include an earned Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD or PhD) degree from an accredited school or college of pharmacy with an appropriate research background and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates with a professional degree in Clinical Pharmacy and at least 10 years of teaching experience with documented accomplishments in research and services are preferred.

Required Documents  


1. Current Curriculum Vitae. 

2. Letter of interest

3. A record of teaching excellence (or teaching philosophy)

4. A brief (1-2 page) research plan.

5. Three Papers that best exemplify research interests.

6. Three letters of reference must be submitted

7. Copy of highest earned credential 

8. Any additional documentation that you feel is relevant to your application.


The employment Package is commensurate with experience and rank and highly competitive, it includes:

1.   A three-year renewable contract.

2.  12-month tax free salary.  

3.  Furnished accommodation in accordance with QU HR policies.

5.  Annual round trip air tickets for faculty member and dependents in accordance with QU-HR policies.

6.  Educational allowance for candidate's children (eligible candidates only) in accordance with QU HR policies.

7.  Private health care and health insurance in accordance with QU HR policies. 

8.  Annual leave in accordance with QU HR policies. 

9.  End-of-contract indemnity
How To Apply  

1.  Returning Applicant: Please login in QU Recruitment Online website ( ) to update/edit your saved profile. Use this profile to apply for this position.

2.  New Applicant: You need to setup an account with QU Recruitment Online website ( ) and complete your personal profile. Once your profile is complete you may use it to apply for an open Position.

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