Associate Professor, Anaesthesiology


Aga Khan University


Karachi, Pakistan


Aga Khan University, chartered in 1983 as Pakistan's first private international university, is committed to the provision of education, research and health care of international standard relevant to Pakistan and the region. The affiliated Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) has well-equipped investigative services and provides state-of-the-art clinical facilities. AKUH is the first hospital in Pakistan to be awarded the prestigious Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCIA) for practicing the highest internationally-recognized healthcare standards.

The Department of Anaesthesiology provides anaesthetic management for all procedures on a 24-hour basis, including emergency care. Pre-operative anaesthesia assessment is accomplished through the outpatient Anaesthesia Clinic and on-call in-patient consultations. The Department offers special expertise in Paediatric, Cardiothoracic, Neurosurgical, Vascular and Anaesthesia for Surgical Day Cases. The Department also provides continuing critical care services through the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). In addition, Department of Anaesthesia runs acute and chronic pain services.


You will have an independent consultant status for patient care and undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and specified administrative activities including strategic leadership and clinical advancement of the Anaesthesiology department.


You must have completed a structured postgraduate training program and possess FCPS, MRCP, American Boards or equivalent qualification. Fellowship in Anaesthesiology will be an advantage. Furthermore, you should have at least 8 years of teaching / research experience in a HEC recognized University or postgraduate institution, with 5 years’ post-terminal experience of teaching and a minimum of 15 research publications in journals recognized jointly by HEC and PMDC with at least 7 of these publications in the last 5 years.

To Apply

Please send your CV with names and contact details (including email address) of at least three referees familiar with your recent work history to human.resources@aku.edu

Applications should be submitted latest by January 29, 2021