Aga Khan University is a private, not for profit, international University established in 1983, with 11 teaching sites in eight countries.
Since 2001, AKU has offered academic programmes in nursing, medicine and education for East Africa.
The Aga Khan University invites candidates for Full Time Faculty & Consultant Cardiologist position in the Department of Medicine.
Reporting to the Chair of Medicine, the incumbent for the academic position above will be involved in the development of highly skilled and competent teams in the delivery of quality services to patients and their families as well as medical research and clinical education.
Successful applicants will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services.
Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research. In education there is a focus on resident training and the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training.
Applicants must have a Masters of Medicine and a fellowship in Cardiology.
S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.
S/he should have teaching and research experience and a minimum of 5 years clinical experience at a reputable institution.
The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team.
Applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, names of three referees, telephone contact, e-mail address and copies of certificates and testimonials should be sent to, the Chair, Department of Medicine by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note this position will remain open until filled.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted