College of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutical Sciences
College / Department Profile
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), 2-years MSc (Pharm) degree and PhD 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 and the first of its kind in this country, 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 Associate / Full Professor level beginning March, 2020.
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Duties & ResponsibilitiesThe successful candidate will teach and coordinatecoursesinpharmaceuticsin both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
The candidate must have a strong research record commensuratewiththeranksought as evidenced by publication inreputablepeer-reviewedinternationaljournals.
The successful candidate will establish anactiveindependentresearchprogram that incorporates undergraduate andgraduateresearch.
In addition, the candidate will engageininterdisciplinarycollaborationwith other colleges under the QUHealthCluster in bothteaching and research.
Minimum requirements include a PhD (Pharmaceutics) degree
An appropriate research background
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Candidates with a professional degree in pharmacyanddemonstratedexcellence in teaching and research are preferred.
Candidates with experience in pharmaceutical industry areencouragedtoapply.
A research portfolio that complements the existingresearchstrengthsestablished by the Qatar University Health Clusteraccording totheQatar 2030 Vision is preferred.
A brief (1-2 page) research plan
A record of teaching excellence (or teaching philosophy)
Three papers that best exemplify research interests
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.