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Keyword

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Senior Instructor (Research)

Department

Radiology

Entity

Medical College

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 Radiology offers a comprehensive range of highly sophisticated imaging tests and procedures that are conducted in a welcoming environment that focuses on quality and patient comfort. The diagnostic services are supported by advanced, state-of-the-art technologies like 3T MRI, 640 slice CT, Mammography, Bone density, Nuclear Imaging (both diagnostic and therapeutic), PET/CT Imaging with an in-house cyclotron facility, Interventional services, general x-rays, etc. The department is dedicated to patient services and imaging excellence through highest professional and technological standards. The department maintains state-of-the-art technology imaging services to provide our physicians and patients with the most accurate, timely and informative results.

Responsibilities

You will be responsible for:

  • supervising and monitoring of all projects related field activities.
  • ensuring proper identification and registration of patients as per study protocol.
  • monitoring and report mortality and hospital surveillance.
  • providing training to the study staff as per the protocols and guidelines of study
  • ensuring the completeness and proper filings. Make surprise visits to hospitals and field sites to check quality of data collected.
  • preparing monthly project reports in collaboration with the Data Manager, 
  • presenting the study results as per the requirement.
  • developing high quality research proposals for funding agency; conduct research and contribute in publications.
  • collaborative projects submitted for grants and international publications in high impact factor journals.
  • initiating research activities, run research projects and collaborate with other departments under the guidance of supervisor
  • working in liaison with current researchers on identifying and developing future research and funding initiatives, developing, and managing current and future research administration.

Requirements

  • Master of Science in Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Statistics, Public Health, Health Policy and Management or any other relevant degree.
  • At least 3 year of relevant experience in clinical setting.
  • Excellent knowledge of research methodologies and data analysis techniques.
  • Proficiency in the use of computer applications, particularly MS Office and other relevant software packages for data entry and analysis.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, particularly communication skills .
  • Ability to effectively work independently as well as in teams and establish harmonious working relations at the workplace.
  • Ability to multi-task, manage time effectively and prioritize assignments as per timelines.

To Apply

​Please send your application and CV to human.resources@aku.edu and mark the subject line with the position applied for. 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. 

Applications should be submitted latest by October 3, 2021