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
A strategic and critical thinker with ability to generate and grow new ideas
How to Apply
Applications to be forwarded to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PAY ANY FEES TO APPLY FOR JOBS IN Amref International University.
Applicants are requested to visit the AMIU Website: www.amref.ac.ke careers page for further details regarding each post..