Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

Location
Qatar University, College of Pharmacy
Salary
The employment package is commensurate with experience and rank and highly competitive.
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Contract
Full-time
Job Type
Professor
Sector
Academia

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Clinical Pharmacy and Practice

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.

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, 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.

The College of Pharmacy, Qatar University invites applications for a full time faculty position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level beginning February, 2018. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

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 5 years of teaching experience with documented accomplishments in research and service are preferred.

The successful candidate will teach and coordinate courses in Clinical Pharmacy in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. 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 QU 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.

Applicants should apply online via Qatar University Jobs website (https://careers.qu.edu.qa/OA_HTML/OA.jsp?OAFunc=IRC_EID_VIS_INTG_GATEWAY&p_action=viewPosting&p_svid=15855&p_spid=777154&p_srid=475188). 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 research interests and three letters of reference must be submitted.

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. Qatar University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.