Associate Professor in Pathology

Suva, Fiji
09 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Feb 2018
AC 4/18
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date




Key Responsibility:

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, and will be required to supervise the postgraduate programme, and assist in undergraduate teaching of Pathology in the MBBS and allied health programmes in the Department of Health Sciences. The appointee will also be required to carry out research and consultancy activities in the areas relevant to the needs of the region, activities related to teaching such as regular review of units and programmes, upgrade of equipment and resources, development of research and administrative matters 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. He/She will also be responsible to demonstrate good practice in teaching, learning and assessment through the use of a wide range of learning resources and appropriate pedagogic practices. 

Person Specification: 

PhD in relevant discipline with either a formal tertiary teaching qualification or significant (normally 10 years) tertiary teaching experience. An Associate Professor will have the same skill base as an Senior Lecturer and in addition there is a requirement for academic excellence which may be evidenced by an outstanding contribution to teaching and /or scholarship.


An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities will 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: 

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 of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences


School of Medical Sciences


Suva - Pasifika


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