Associate Professor - School of Medicine

Masinde Muliro University Of Science And Technology (MMUST)

Job Summary

In pursuit of its Mission to provide excellent University education, training and research through integrating science, technology and innovation into quality programmes to suit the needs of a dynamic world, Masinde Muliro University of Science & Technology invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the above vacant position.

  • Minimum Qualification: PHD
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description/Requirements



Associate Professor


Area of Specialization
PhD or M. Med Anatomy/Physiology/Biochemistry/Microbiology/Pathology or M. Med Surgery or FCS(ECSA)or equivalent


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Requirements for Appointment

2. Associate Professor (Grade XIV)

Applicants should have an earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant area from a recognized/accredited University, at least three (3) years teaching and research experience since being appointed Senior Lecturer. In addition, they must have four (4) publications in credible refereed journals OR one (1) University level book. They should show evidence of continuing research, publications, effective teaching, participation in seminars and conferences and supervision of postgraduate students’ i.e. supervised at least four (4) postgraduate students (at least two (2) at Doctoral level) to completion since last appointment. They must show evidence of having attracted research funds. Applicants are required to be registered with professional bodies where applicable. Applicants must attain at least thirty-eight (38) equivalent weighted points.
The successful applicants will be expected to provide academic leadership in the department by teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate courses in their areas of specialization, supervise postgraduate students, initiate and carry out research, participate in community service and provide evidence of the same.

Application procedure
i) Each application shall be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, national identity card or passport, testimonials and any other relevant supporting documents. Applicants should also provide names, telephone numbers and contact addresses of three (3) referees.
ii) Applicants must also submit, on application, CURRENT AND VALID CLEARANCE from the following:
a) Kenya Revenue Authority (Tax compliance certificate).
b) Higher Education Loans Board (HELB loan clearance certificate).
c) Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.
d) Directorate of Criminal Investigation (Certificate of Good Conduct).
e) Clearance certificates from registered and recognized Credit Reference Bureau.
iii) All applications shall clearly specify the position applied for by indicating the advert Reference Number on the envelope and submit in ten (10) hard copies to the address below. A soft copy of the cover letter and Curriculum Vitae should be emailed to

Applications should be received on or before Thursday, 13th May 2021
The Vice Chancellor
Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology
P.O. Box 190-50100


MMUST does not levy any fee in the processing, recruitment & selection of applicants.

The University reserves the right not to make any appointments at any stage of the recruitment exercise

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