HEAD OF ONCOLOGY UNIT

  • The Aga Khan University
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Jan 04, 2018 - Mar 31, 2018
Full time Education

Job Description

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.