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.
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.
About The Aga Khan University
Aga Khan University is a unique hybrid: an institution of academic excellence that is also an agent for social development. A leading source of medical, nursing and teacher education, research and public service in the developing world, the University prepares men and women to lead change in their societies and to thrive in the global economy. AKU’s faculty, students and graduates go where the need is greatest, working in informal urban settlements, remote villages and regions where conflict or neglect has decimated basic services. Indeed, in many cases, such communities are their homes.