The Aga Khan University

7 job(s) at The Aga Khan University

The Aga Khan University Nairobi, Kenya
Jan 04, 2018
Full time
Responsibilities The Head will have the overall responsibility for the academic and service mandate of the different subspecialty sections involved in oncological care within the Department of Medicine and will have a cross-institutional leadership role to advance the strategic vision of the University as a leader in oncology service, research and education.   In addition, the Head will have a key leadership role in the development of an AKDN regional oncology programme linking to Aga Khan Health Services in Kenya and Dar es Salaam and to the planned AKU Hospital in Kampala. Requirements The ideal candidate must have a record of leadership within an academic health system, be at Associate Professor level or above, have specialist qualification in an Oncology subspecialty with excellent demonstrated clinical skills and a strong academic track record in clinical research, and be registered or eligible for registration by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists’ Board.
The Aga Khan University Nairobi, Kenya
Jan 04, 2018
Consultancy
Responsibilities Reporting to the Chair of Surgery, the incumbent will be involved in the development of highly skilled and competent team in the delivery of quality services to patients and their families.  Through professional leadership, she/he will develop and implement work plans for services and growth in both quality and quantity in areas of specialization.  As part of faculty, s/he will teach and carry out research in defined areas as well as areas of professional interest and knowledge. Requirements Applicants must have a Masters of Surgery or equivalent. All applicants must have internationally recognized training relevant to the speciality of general Surgery. She/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience at a reputable institution with demonstrated interest in academic and research activities.  The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team.
The Aga Khan University Nairobi County, Kenya
Dec 06, 2017
Full time
Responsibilities The appointee will have an independent consultant status as a medical oncologist, and shall undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and clinical activities. Requirements The appointee must have completed a structured postgraduate training program in Medical Oncology from a reputable institution and possess exit board certification such FCPS, American Boards, CCST (UK) or equivalent in the specialty of Medical Oncology. The qualification should also meet the registration criteria with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist. Candidates should have independent clinical experience as medical oncologist of at least 2 years post exit qualification. Candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team. Applicants with scholarly contributions to research, teaching and publications shall be preferred. Successful applicants will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services. Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research. In education there is a focus on resident training and the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training.
The Aga Khan University Nairobi County, Kenya
Dec 06, 2017
Full time
Responsibilities Successful applicant will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services.  Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research.  In education there is a focus on resident training and fellowship programmes training and planned introduction of undergraduate training. Requirements Applicants must have a Masters of Medicine and a fellowship in Dermatology.  S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have teaching and research experience and a minimum of 5 years clinical experience.   Candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multidisciplinary team.
The Aga Khan University Nairobi County, Kenya
Dec 06, 2017
Full time
  Responsibilities Successful applicant will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services.  Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research.  In education there is a focus on resident training and the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training. Requirements Applicants must have a Masters of Medicine and a fellowship in Cardiology.  S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have teaching and research experience and a minimum of 5 years clinical experience.   Candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multidisciplinary team.
The Aga Khan University Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya
Oct 31, 2017
Consultancy
Introduction Aga Khan University is a private, not for profit, international University established in 1983, with 11 teaching sites in eight countries. Since 2001, AKU has offered academic programmes in nursing, medicine and education for East Africa. Responsibility The appointee will have an independent consultant status as a medical oncologist, and shall undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and clinical activities.  Requirement  The appointee must have completed a structured postgraduate training program in Medical Oncology from a reputable institution and possess exit board certification such FCPS, American Boards, CCST (UK) or equivalent in the specialty of Medical Oncology. The qualification should also meet the registration criteria with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist. Candidates should have independent clinical experience as medical oncologist of at least 2 years post exit qualification. Candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team. Applicants with scholarly contributions to research, teaching and publications shall be preferred. Successful applicants will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services. Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research. In education there is a focus on resident training and the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training.  
The Aga Khan University Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya
Oct 31, 2017
Full time
Introduction Aga Khan University is a private, not for profit, international University established in 1983, with 11 teaching sites in eight countries. Since 2001, AKU has offered academic programmes in nursing, medicine and education for East Africa. Responsibility  The successful candidate for the position will support the development of quality gastroenterology services within Aga Khan University Hospital and as faculty in the University, s/he will teach and carry out research. Requirement  Applicants must have a Masters of Medicine and fellowship training in gastroenterology. S/he must be registered or be eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have teaching and research experience and a minimum of 5 years appropriate clinical experience.  Successful applicants will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services. Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research. In education there is a focus on resident training and the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training.