Assistant Professor in Surgery

Suva, Fiji
14 May 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Jun 2018
AC 78/18
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date



Key Duties:

The appointee will be required to teach undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, providing leadership in the development of clinical research and administrative matters. This position reports  to the Head of the Department of Surgery, Anaesthesia & Women’s Health (SAWH)  through the Head of the Surgical Unit at SMS and is responsible for teaching and day to day supervision of medical student in the surgical rotation, students in pre-clinical years, post-graduate Master in Medicine students and any other duties designated by the Head of Department and Head of Unit. This position includes the development of teaching materials, on-going revision of curricula; assessment and evaluation of students; and consultant work at Government hospitals. Clinical commitment at the CWM Hospital and Lautoka Hospital and other relevant Government health facilities will be involved.

Person Specification:  

Masters with specialist registration and more than 5 years clinical experience post-registration. Clinical teaching experience is recommended.


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.


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School of Medical Sciences


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