Kenya Methodist University (KeMU) is a chartered private Christian University sponsored by the Methodist Church in Kenya. The University has its main campus situated in the outskirts of Meru town with campuses at Nairobi and Mombasa. We would wish to invite qualified applicants for the following positions:
11. Chemical Pathologist (1post): KeMU/AA/SMHS/9/11/2020
• Must have a Doctorate degree in Medicine or equivalent qualification from a recognized/accredited academic institution; and be registered or registerable with the relevant professional body(where applicable) OR
• Must be a holder of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
• Must be a holder of Master of Medicine in chemical pathology or its equivalent
• The holder must be duly registered by KMPDC (Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council) or the equivalent in the EAC countries and hold a retention certificate of the KMPDC.
• Teaching experience and research in a medical school will be an added advantage.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The responsibilities of a Lecturer are as follows:
i. Teaching and evaluation of undergraduate and postgraduate students
ii. Setting, moderating, administering, processing and marking examinations
iii. Advising and mentoring undergraduate and postgraduate students on academic matters
iv. Articulating the Vision and Mission of the University, Department and the Faculty
v. Initiating, planning and conducting research
vi. Developing teaching and learning materials
vii. Supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students in research activities. Developing research proposals for funding
viii. Participating in conferences related to research and building inter-disciplinary collaboration within and outside the department
ix. Participating in preparation of Department and Faculty strategic plans
x. Organizing and supervising educational activities for undergraduate and postgraduate students
xi. Attending and participating in seminars, workshops, conferences etc, in relevant fields
xii. Participating in administrative, academic and consultancy activities in Department and other organizations
xiii. Participating in planning, development, implementation and evaluation of curricula in the Department
xiv. Attending and participating in the Departmental meetings and other activities for effective and efficient management of the Department and Faculty
xv. Performing any other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned or delegated by the Head of Department, Dean of Faculty or other Chief Officer of the University in accordance with the University Statutes
How to apply:
Interested applicants should send three (3) copies of their application, accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), copies of academic and professional certificates, National ID card or passport, and other relevant testimonials.
A) Three (3) hard copies of the application (Letter, CV, Certificates and Testimonials) should be sent to:
The Vice Chancellor
Kenya Methodist University
P. O. Box 267 – 60200
B) Additionally, an electronic copy of the application (Letter, CV, Certificates and Testimonials) in PDF format should be sent to:
II) Applicants who will be invited for the interview will be required to bring the following:
Clearance certificate from;
i. Kenya Revenue Authority.
ii. Higher Education Loans Board.
iii. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.
iv. Credit Reference Bureau.
v. Certificate of Good Conduct from Criminal Investigation Department.
vi. Letters of recommendation (in sealed envelopes) from at least three persons familiar with the applicant’s professional experience and general character one of whom must be the pastor of their local church.
To be received on or before 18th December 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
All the positions above require individuals who are committed to Christian values and are of high ethical standards, integrity, and professionalism.
KeMU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.