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Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions to medadmin@squ.edu.om.
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    College of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman is inviting suitably qualified candidates for the following posts:

    Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Medical Physicist


    The College of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman has an academic position of Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Medical Physicist.

    Applications are invited from candidates with internationally recognized qualification. The candidates should have good teaching experience and research experience in the area of Medical Physicist as evidence by publications in peer reviewed indexed journals and experience in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate medical students are necessary. The grade (asst/assoc/prof) of appointment is commensurable with the research and teaching experience.

    Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions before 30th April 2017 to medadmin@squ.edu.om.

    The minimum SQU requirements for the different academic positions/grades are indicated as per below schedule.


    Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Pathology

    The College of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman has an academic position of Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Pathology.

     

    The minimum requirements for this position are:

    a.  Qualification:

    Medical Graduate with postgraduate degree in Pathology (M.D(Path) / FRCPath and equivalent). Medical academics with Ph.D  in addition to subject specialization will be preferred.

    b. Teaching experience:

    Candidates must have post specialization certified experience  of teaching undergraduates and postgraduates in a medical institution of repute where an integrated curriculum is taught. Exposure to Medical Education technology and practices is desirable.

    c.  Professional experience:

    Candidate must have Surgical Pathology diagnostic experience preferably in a tertiary level sub-speciality hospital with expertise in histopathology, cytology and ancillary techniques like immunohistochemistry and electron microscopy. Experience in molecular pathology is desirable.

    d.  Research contributions must be demonstrated through:

    • Research grants
    • Publications in international peer-reviewed journals
    • Conference presentations
    • Reviewer/Editor of Medical Journals

     

    Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions before 30th of May 2017 to medadmin@squ.edu.om.

      The minimum SQU requirements for the different academic positions/grades are indicated as per below schedule.

     

    Assistant Professor: Medical Education / Medical Informatics, Medical Education and Informatics Unit, College of Medicine and Health Sciences

    This post requires knowledge and expertise in both medical education and medical informatics; realistically, the candidate is expected to be strong in one field, with some experience and interest in the other.

    The candidate should have a PhD in Medical Education or Medical Informatics or a closely-related field.  The candidate should also have a record of teaching and research at a higher education institution.  Additional pedagogic qualifications would be of a further advantage.

    Candidates whose prime (PhD) area is medical education will be expected to develop and teach electives in medical education, conduct research into areas of medical education, develop and conduct staff workshops and seminars in medical education, and advise teaching staff on aspects of medical education.

    In addition, these candidates would be expected to teach introductory courses in medical informatics to medical students, support research into aspects of medical informatics, and support workshops and seminars on aspects of medical informatics and technology-enhanced education.

    Candidates whose prime (PhD) area is medical informatics will be expected to develop and teach undergraduate courses and electives in medical informatics to medical students, conduct research into aspects of medical informatics, and develop and conduct workshops and seminars on aspects of medical informatics and technology-enhanced education.

    In addition, these candidates would be expected to assist in teaching medical education electives, support research into aspects of medical education, support medical education workshops and seminars in medical education, and advise teaching staff on aspects of medical education.

    Candidates will also be expected to provide input into other administrative areas, such as collaboration with technical and other academic staff on the development and delivery of online courses, and software and hardware selections.  Other duties of a similar nature and level may be required.

    Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions to medadmin@squ.edu.om.

    The minimum SQU requirements for the different academic positions/grades are indicated as per below schedule.

    Professor/Associate Professor in Microbiology

    The College of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman has an academic position of Professor/Associate Professor in Microbiology.

    The minimum requirements for this position are:

    a.     Qualification:
    For Clinical Academic Faculty: Bachelor of Medicine/ Surgery and PhD Degree or its equivalent.
    For Non-Clinical Academic Faculty: PhD Degree or its equivalent

    b.    Specialization:
    PhD Degree or its equivalent must be in Medical Bacteriology

    c.    Experience:
    Professor: At least 10 years of teaching, research and clinical experience in a recognized academic medical institution.
    Associate Professor: At least 6 years of teaching, research experience in a recognized academic medical institution.
    Applicant must be holding the respective academic ranking in a recognized institution.

    d.   Research:
    Research experience in the areas of Medical Bacteriology and Molecular biology as evidence by publications in peer reviewed indexed journals.

    e.    Administration & Leadership:

    Applicant must show evidence of

    Leadership within the department (Heading the Department, or chairing any departmental committee)
    Leadership/coordination in teaching or research:  Supervision of Postgraduate students.
    Committee membership:  Membership of the committees within the College/Hospital
    Curriculum development
    Quality management activities e.g. peer review audits
    Review of journal papers and promotion dossiers etc. (quantitative and qualitative)
    Conference, symposia or workshop organization


    f.   Previously occupied position: 
    Previously occupied a corresponding position (Professor/Associate Professor) in a recognized academic medical institution 

     
    Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions before 30th of January 2017 to medadmin@squ.edu.om.


    The minimum SQU requirements for the different academic positions/grades are indicated as per below schedule.

    Criteria for clinical / non-clinical academic faculty:


     

    Job Title

    Grade

    Clinical Academic Faculty

    Non-clinical Faculty

    Professor

    A

    • Bachelor of Medicine/ Surgery
    • PhD Degree or higher medical qualification or its equivalent.
    • At least 10 years of teaching, research and clinical experience in a recognized Institution.
    • Previously occupied a corresponding position in a recognized institution
    • PhD Degree or its equivalent.

    b.) At least 10 years. of teaching experience and research in a recognized Institution.

    c.) Previously occupied a corresponding position in a recognized institution

    Associate Professor

        B

    • Bachelor of Medicine/ Surgery
    • PhD Degree or higher medical qualification or its equivalent.
    • At least 6 years of teaching, research and clinical experience in a recognized Institution.
    •  Previously occupied a corresponding position in a recognized institution
    • PhD Degree or its equivalent.
    • At least 6 years. of teaching experience and research in a recognized Institution.
    • Previously occupied a corresponding position in a recognized institution

     

     Professor in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

    The College of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman will have an academic position for a Professor in Biostatistics and Epidemiology from 1st July 2018.

    The minimum requirements for this position are:

    • Qualification:
    • Specialization:
    • Experience:
      • At least 10 years of teaching and research experience in a recognized academic medical institution after the PhD degree.
      • Teaching experience must be with both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
    • Research:
    • Administration & Leadership:
    • Previously occupied position:
    1. PhD Degree or higher medical qualification or its equivalent in Statistics / Biostatistics / Medical Statistics 
    2. PhD Degree or higher medical qualification or its equivalent must be in the field of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology
    3. Research experience in the areas of Biostatistics and Epidemiology as evidence by publications in peer reviewed indexed journals.

    Applicants must show evidence of the following:

    Previously occupied a corresponding position (Professor) in a recognized academic medical institution

    Candidates are required to submit their application including cover letter, curriculum vitae, listing of three references, and a statement of academic experience and contributions to medadmin@squ.edu.om.

    Criteria for the position of a professor (Non-Clinical Academic faculty):

    Job Title

    Grade

    Non-clinical Faculty

    Professor

    A

    • PhD Degree or its equivalent.

    b.) At least 10 years of teaching experience and research in a recognized Institution.

    c.) Previously occupied a corresponding position in a recognized institution

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