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Faculty: Medical Sciences
Paraclinical Sciences

Deadline Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017
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  • MRCP or DM or Board certification or PhD in Chemical Pathology or a combination


  • Considerable post-graduate experience in teaching and research in Molecular and Chemical Pathology/Clinical Chemistry, with an emphasis on Molecular Biology techniques and applications

  • Experience in Molecular Diagnostics would be an asset


Medically qualified applicants must be Board registerable with the Trinidad and Tobago Medical Board


Special Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for teaching undergraduate students and will be expected to undertake post-graduate teaching and supervision.  He/she will be required to:-

  • Participate in problem-based learning activities and pathology clerkships

  • Conduct laboratory exercises in a large dry/wet laboratory setting

  • Support University assessment and examination activities


Personal Attributes

The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also:

·         Possess an ability to relate well with colleagues and support staff and take on any responsibilities incumbent with the post

·         Have an acceptable record of research and publication



Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.