QATAR UNIVERSITY

Associate/Full Professor in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Location
Doha, Qatar
Posted
03 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Jun 2018
Ref
IRC15839
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Location

QA      

Department Name

College of Pharmacy      

College/Department Profile            

Qatar University 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 Profile:

The 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 2-years 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 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 faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor level beginning September 2018. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Duties & Responsibilities            

The successful candidate will teach and coordinate courses associated with natural product chemistry and pharmaceutical analysis at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The candidate must have a strong research record 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 training and complements the existing research strengths of the College of Pharmacy, Qatar University.

Qualifications            

  • Minimum requirements include a PhD degree with an appropriate research background in natural product chemistry and pharmaceutical analysis and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Candidates with aprofessional degree in pharmacy and demonstrated excellence in teachingand research are preferred.

Required Documents            

For consideration:

  •  A letter of interest
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A brief (1-2 page) research plan
  • A record of teaching excellence(or teaching philosophy)
  • Three papers that best exemplify their research interests and three 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 website at (www.qu.edu.qa).

How To Apply            

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

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