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  • Advert number: 357671-0
  • Posted Date: 13/05/14

AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY

Aga Khan University is a private, self-governing international
university chartered in Pakistan in 1983. Its Faculty of Health
Sciences in Karachi incorporates a Medical College and a
School of Nursing and Midwifery. The Aga Khan University
Hospital (AKUH) is associated with hospitals in Karachi and
Hyderabad in Pakistan, and Kabul in Afghanistan. AKUH is
accredited by the Joint Commission International for major
tertiary care. The University is a major component of Aga Khan
Development Network, and has, among other units, a Faculty of
Health Sciences in East Africa.

CHAIR, DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY

(based in Karachi, Pakistan)

The services of the Department provide surgical care, and
are specialised in general surgery, paediatric and neonatal,
urological, orthopaedic, vascular, ophthalmic, dental, breast,
cardio-thoracic, head and neck, maxillo-facial, neuro-spinal,
plastic and reconstructive surgery. Clinical services provide
the basis of undergraduate and postgraduate professional
education and training of physicians and surgeons.

The Chair is expected to lead the faculty to achieve the
University’s objectives in professional development and
research, as well as provide conditions to support ethical and
competent clinical practice and management of services at
AKUH and its associated health care centres.

Candidates for the Chair must have appropriate professional
qualifications in Surgery and clinical experience as well as proven
effectiveness in educational and professional development,
leadership and management. The incumbent must be skilled in
effective communication and teamwork.

For further information and application procedure, please
visit www.aku.edu