The Kamuzu University of Health Sciences (KUHeS) is a new University formed by merging the College of Medicine and Kamuzu College of Nursing and established by an Act of Parliament (No. 20 of 2019). It is a comprehensive health and allied sciences University and intends to train more health professionals that are globally competent but locally relevant.
The University has vacancies in the following departments and research projects:
DEPARTMENTS OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES AND PATHOLOGY
Position: Assistant Lecturer in Clinical Chemistry or Haematology
These positions are for academic candidates with undergraduate training in Medical Laboratory science (Biomedical Science) or Pathology or any medical related field with at least a Master’s degree or higher postgraduate qualifications in the relevant areas of specializations. The level of appointment at Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor, or Professor will depend on standard university criteria such as postgraduate qualifications, publications, research, academic scholarship and academic leadership. They will be expected to teach and supervise students; be actively engaged in university administrative duties; conduct research in their area of specialization; and conduct consultancies and outreach programs. The level of appointment at Assistant Lecturer will require an honors degree in Medical Laboratory Science (Biomedical Science). The successful candidate will be offered an employment contract in line with the KUHeS terms and conditions.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Research, Consultancy and Outreach
Applicants for the Assistant Lecturer position must have the following:
How to Apply
Applicants meeting the requirements above should submit applications including copies of certificates and a detailed CV with names, emails and contacts of 3 traceable professional referees, (one of which must be from the most recent or current employer) to:
Kamuzu University of Health Sciences
Private Bag 360
Applications should be submitted by close of business on 8th June 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.