Period Director for Medical Education
|Job Title||Period Director for Medical Education|
|Organization Name||College of Medicine & Health Sciences|
|About University||Khalifa University of Science and Technology
Khalifa University is a world-class,research-intensive institution in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The University’s mission is to seamlessly integrate research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in science, engineering and medicine, and also to be a catalyst towards AbuDhabi’s 2030 vision for a knowledge-based economy. Khalifa University has three campuses in the city of Abu Dhabi – the KU Main Campus, Masdar City Campus and the Sas Al Nakhl Campus, the latter two housing the internationally renowned Masdar and Institute and Petroleum Institute, respectively.
|Brief Description||Reporting to the Assistant Dean forMedical Education, the Period Director for Medical Education – Periods 3 and 4at Khalifa University’s College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS) supportsthe Assistant Dean in scheduling and implementing courses and strands duringthe third and fourth years of the medical education program.|
|Job Requirement||Qualifications & ExperienceQualificationsRequired QualificationsMDQualified for faculty appointment atthe rank of Assistant Professor or higherPrior leadership role inundergraduate medical educationPreferred QualificationsRegional, national or internationalrecognition in medical educationDemonstrable accomplishments inteaching, research, healthcare delivery, and/or service at a level commensurateof Assistant Professor or above.ExperienceRequired ExperiencesStrong record reflecting excellencein medical education and administration.Prior experience working as a coursedirector in a MD programProven management experience,requisite expertise in working collaboratively with faculty members andmedicine professionals, strong interpersonal skills, and a thoroughunderstanding of university structure and culture are essential.Demonstrable ethical behavior,professionalism, interpersonal skills, leadership and management abilities thatare sufficient to effectively direct and develop staff and students.Preferred ExperiencesFive (5) or more years of experiencesupervising curriculum design and development in an undergraduate medicaleducation programFamiliarityor experience with an education institution in the Middle East.|
|How To Apply||A complete application includes curriculum vitae, cover letter, photo and the names and contact information of three references.|