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Senior Instructor, Palliative Care, Department of Oncology

Entity

Aga Khan University

Location

Karachi, Pakistan

Introduction

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 has well-equipped investigative services and provides state-of-the-art clinical facilities.

The Department of Oncology offers comprehensive cancer care services to all patients. The services are provided through multidisciplinary teams. Infrastructure facilities include a daycare setting dedicated to oncology patients. Outpatient facilities include clinics of Medical, Hematology, Pediatric, Radiation, and Palliative Care. The Department has a strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate education and research. Residency programs are offered in Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, and Clinical Hematology Oncology, and a fellowship program in Pediatric Oncology. 

Aga Khan University invites applications for the position of Senior Instructor, Palliative Care, Department of Oncology.  The appointment will be for a period of one year.

Responsibilities

You will have an independent consultant status and undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and specified administrative activities.

Requirements

You must have completed a structured postgraduate training program and possess FCPS, MRCP, American Boards or equivalent qualification. Applicants should have at least two and three years of experience respectively. In addition, they should have demonstrated scholarship through research, publications and/or contribution to education.

To Apply

​Please send your detailed CV with names and contact details (including email addresses) of at least three referees familiar with your recent work history to human.resources@aku.edu.  Please mark the subject line with the Position # 10042134.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications should be submitted latest by February 13, 2022