Lecturer in Radiology (2 posts) [187/13/5-3 I; 187/13/5-2 L1]

Faculty: Medical Sciences
Clinical Medical Sciences

Deadline Date: Sunday, October 30, 2022
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Qualifications and Experience

The successful candidate must possess a Doctor of Medicine (DM) in Radiology or equivalent
postgraduate qualification.

Candidates should also possess:

  • At least five (5) years postgraduate experience (after graduation) in the Radiology specialty
  • Clinical decision making and communication skills

Candidates with the following would have an advantage:

  • Degree or Certificates in Medical Education
  • At least two (2) years teaching experience at the postgraduate level
  • Ability to conduct research
  • Successful award of grant as a Principal Investigator or member of a team
  • At least three (3) publications in high-impact, peer-reviewed journals for their field of research, and/or co-authored papers
  • Ability to use online pedagogical platforms such as Blackboard Collaborate (BBC) and Zoom

The following would be considered assets:

  • Subspecialty training in Radiology
  • Evidence of the provision of subspecialty service (e.g. Interventional Radiology,
  • Neuroradiology
  • Ability to use teaching aids such as PowerPoint presentations

Candidates must be registered or able to be registered as a specialist in Radiology with the Medical
Board of Trinidad and Tobago.

Special Responsibilities

  • Providing work-based clinical supervision and teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate students
  • Supervising postgraduate research projects
  • Teaching of Radiology for the MBBS degree and the DM Radiology programmes via online and face to face modes.
  • Managing a Radiology Service
  • Mentoring students

Personal Attributes

The Campus places high priority on individuals of integrity 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
should also:

  • Be able to function as a team leader
  • Uphold the highest standards of professional practice and behaviour, and medical ethics
  • Have a strong interest in mentoring staff

Detailed application and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, c/o HR
Division (Appointments Section), Main Administration Building, 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 signed references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY
to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by the
University. Applications received after the deadline date will not be considered.

Deadline for receipt of applications: 2022 October 30