Assistant/Associate (Psychiatry)

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

Al Ain, UAE

Posted
Ref: RP749-646

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Description
The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position. Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments in psychiatry. Candidates should have experience in medical education, clinical service, research and should provide evidence of well-supervised training with increasing responsibilities, involvement in organization, development, and conduct of quality educational, research, and clinical service.

- A record of publications in internationally referred journals is mandatory for eligibility for further processing.
- Be involved with the day-to-day, training of graduate and undergraduate students.
- Be instrumental in research projects, data collection, data management, grant management and the preparation of initial manuscripts, grants and other outputs, contributing significantly to the research output of the University.
- Carry out management work associated with the department of psychiatry and functioning and research, grants and publications.
- Conduct and execute various clinical research trials.
- Perform necessary data analysis, including the statistical analysis, and be involved in interpretation and communication of main results and their preparation for publication and future research grants.
- Independently conduct experiments involving clinical trial and brain imaging.
- Independently conduct observational project with old age psychiatry.
- Tasks related to a Consultant psychiatrist in SEHA.
- Supervise undergraduate medical students.
- Assist in training and supervision of graduate and undergraduate students on specific techniques relevant to their projects.
- Train and supervise other research staff recruited on grants, graduate and undergraduate students on all aspects of clinical research projects.

Requirements

Minimum Qualification
- MD and specialist in psychiatry
- Must be psychiatrists who possess American Board Certification or the membership/fellowship of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (UK) or the Royal College of Physicians (Canada) or equivalent in the European countries.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience
- Minimum 3-4 years in academic or research institution setting and/or in the relevant scientific field.

About the Company

Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.

UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

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Assistant salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 5,000

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