Tutorial Fellow in Bioethics Job at Amref International University, Nairobi

Amref International University (AMIU) is an accredited institution of higher learning focused on health sciences and is fully owned by Amref Health Africa.

The University is founded on the experience and intellect of Amref Health Africa which is reputed with over 60 years of quality and innovative community health, health systems management and development interventions.

Its predecessor, the Amref International Training Centre (AITC) has shaped Public and Community Health training and nurtured health leaders and practitioners in Africa over 40 years.

The vision of AMIU is to be a leading Health Sciences University of excellence in developing transformational health leaders and practitioners who inspire lasting health change in Africa.

It is located along Langata Road (opposite Wilson Airport), Nairobi, Kenya.

AMIU invites applications for the following position in the University:

Job Title: Tutorial Fellow – Bioethics

Reporting To: Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs

Physical Location: Nairobi

1. Job Description

The holder of the job will participate in curriculum development and delivery of Bioethics programmes. Further, the holder will develop, fundraise and implement research and extension activities.

2. Main Duties and Key Responsibilities

 Participating in the development of curricula in Bioethics
 Support accreditation and implementation of courses as per CUE guidelines
 Teach and supervise students
 Develop proposals and carry out research activities
 Form and manage partnerships for advancing Bioethics
 Mobilize resources to ensure sustainability of courses in Bioethics

3. Academic requirements

 Bachelor’s degree in health or biomedical sciences or related discipline
 Masters in Bioethics from a recognized university
 Registered with relevant professional body

4. Work Experience

 Teaching experience in a recognized university level or research/industry
 Participated in curriculum development
 Knowledge of CUE regulations
 Knowledge and experience in research ethics and other related areas

5. Qualities and Competencies

 Knowledge, skills and proper attitude of an ethical practitioner
 Excellent academic writing and language skills
 Professional student-centric approach to learning
 Commitment to quality, teaching, assessment and research.
 ODEL methodologies of curriculum delivery
 Ability to work independently
 Team player
 Leadership capabilities
 A strategic and critical thinker with ability to generate and grow new ideas
 Computer proficiency

How to Apply

Applications to be forwarded to the following email address: recruitment@amref.ac.ke.

The closing date is Friday 5th July, 2019.

Amref International University (AMIU) is committed to the principles of safeguarding in the workplace and expects all staff to share this commitment.

AMIU is an equal opportunity employer and has a non-smoking environment policy.


Applicants are requested to visit the AMIU Website: www.amref.ac.ke careers page for further details regarding each post..

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Updated: June 23, 2019 — 3:44 am