Associate Professor in Anatomy

Suva, Fiji
16 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Mar 2018
AC 26/18
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date



The College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences invites qualified applicants to apply for the Associate Professor (Anatomy) position.

The appointee 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 through the Head of School and Head of Department.

Relevant PhD degree in Anatomy with either a formal tertiary teaching qualification or significant (normally 10 years) tertiary teaching experience. Demonstrated research outcomes are essential. Demonstrated ability to supervise students at masters and PhD levels is necessary. An Associate Professor will have the same skill base as a 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.

Salary 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 Health Sciences


Suva – Hoodless House


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