The Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS), UAE University, seeks a candidate for faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in General (Internal) Medicine and Clinical Neurology.
The primary missions of the College of Medicine are education and research, but clinical practice opportunities are available too. The successful candidate will therefore engage in teaching undergraduate preclinical and clinical medical students. The appointee will also be involved in the organization of clinical examinations in Internal Medicine and Clinical Neurology for MBBS and postgraduate certification (Arab Board, MRCP, etc.). There will also be an opportunity to take part in the consultant rota that covers acute General Medicine and/or Clinical Neurology admissions at one of the two teaching hospitals, and to contribute to research within the CMHS and in collaboration with clinical colleagues in the two teaching hospitals.
Candidates for this position must hold an MD or MBBS and demonstrate evidence of advanced training, and have certification/fellowship (or equivalent), in both General (Internal) Medicine and Clinical Neurology from accredited centers in North America, Australia, Europe or South Africa. Familiarity with USMLE, Canadian Qualifying Examinations and the operation/accreditation of graduate medical programs and certification/fellowship in North America, Australia, Europe or the Arab Board is desirable. Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience is also required. The CMHS operates an internationally recognized, integrated and problem-based curriculum and provides excellent research facilities.
The College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS) was founded in 1986 with the mission to "improve the health and wellbeing of the UAE population by delivering cutting edge undergraduate and graduate medical education, advanced research and clinical services that meet the best international standards" and is recognized by the UK General Medical Council. English is the language of instruction. The CMHS is housed in a purpose building, a well-equipped and state-of-the-art facility in the oasis city of Al Ain, adjacent to the Hajar Mountains and Oman. Abu Dhabi City (160 km) and Dubai City (140 km) are connected to Al Ain by modern motorways.
The UAE is an open and tolerant society and one of the most attractive places to live and work in the Middle East. Faculty receive competitive salaries and allowances, generous leave, free housing with support for furniture, annual airfares, educational assistance for up to three children, and support for attendance of international conferences.