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Faculty: Medical Sciences
Clinical Surgical Sciences

Deadline Date: Sunday, April 08, 2018
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Qualifications and Experience

The successful candidate must possess:


  • Specialist qualification in Urology recognized by The University of the West Indies [FRCS (Urology), DM (Urology) or equivalent]
  • American/Canadian Board Certification in Urology




  • a minimum of one year post-specialization in Urology
  • Clinical experience in all the major sub-specialities of Urology
  • Teaching/Research experience in the field
  • A strong record of research and publication in peer-reviewed journals, presentations and abstracts


The successful candidate should be registrable/registered with the Medical Board of Trinidad and Tobago

Stronger consideration would be given to candidates who possess:


  • Fellowship in a sub-specialty such as Laparoscopic, Endourology or Uro-Oncology
  • Familiarity with computer software applications and statistical packages



Special Responsibilities 


  • Supervising of undergraduate and postgraduate students and coordinating undergraduate education in Urology
  • Fostering intra/inter Faculty/Campus teaching and research networks
  • Attracting external research and development funding



Personal Attributes

The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team and student friendly environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also uphold the highest standards of practice and medical ethics


Detailed application and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. via e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms may be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Staff Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package may also 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.