Opening For Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Microbiology

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Opening For Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Microbiology

Postgraduate degree in Microbiology DM, MRC Path, PhD or an equivalent qualification from a recognized University
Candidates with Medical Qualifications must be registered with the Trinidad and Tobago Medical Board
Candidates should have considerable experience in teaching and research in Microbiology and in curriculum development, setting of examination questions and conduct of examination at both undergraduate and postgraduate level
Must have training in Medical Education and curriculum development
Special Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate students and will be required to undertake post-graduate teaching and supervision
He/She will also be required to participate in problem-based learning activities and clerkships
Lecturing in a large lecture theatre setting
Conducting laboratory exercises in a large dry/wet laboratory setting
Support University assessment and examination activities
Personal Attributes
The appointee must be able to participate in group learning activities and should be prepared to work in a multi-disciplinary departmental and Faculty set-up
He/She must be fluent in both spoken and written English Language
Ability to guide undergraduate and post-graduate students
Experience in problem-Based Learning (PBL) method would be an advantage
Ability to relate well with colleagues and support staff and be a good team player

Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address. In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by the University.
Deadline for Application: 2014 July 31