Full Time Faculty, Surgical Oncologist, Department of Surgery

Dec 22, 2017
Mar 31, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
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, Department of Surgery invites applications for the Full Time Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Faculty position.

The Department of Surgery has full-time and part-time faculty with a strong commitment towards teaching and research. Formal structured postgraduate residency program is integrated into the academic function of the department and has well-equipped investigative services and provides state-of-the-art clinical facilities and infrastructure.



Reporting to the Chair of Surgery, the incumbent will be involved in the development of highly skilled and competent team in the delivery of quality services to patients and their families. Through professional leadership, s/he will develop and implement work plans for services and growth in both quality and quantity in areas of specialization. As part of faculty, s/he will teach and carry out research in defined areas as well as areas of professional interest and knowledge.



Applicants must have a Masters of Surgery or equivalent. All applicants must have internationally recognized training relevant to the speciality of Surgical Oncologist. S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have a minimum of 3 years clinical experience at a reputable institution with demonstrated interest in academic and research activities.  The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team.

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