The College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) aims to deliver innovative programs that meet educational needs in the fields of health and life sciences for Qatar and the region.
The CHLS invites applications for full time faculty positions at the Associate and Professor levels. Scholars with an outstanding record in molecular or cellular research in either or both biomedical science and genomics that targets underlying pathophysiology of human disease are encouraged to apply. Applications are also welcome from well-established investigators who leverage nanobiotechnology, biomedical imaging or high performance computational approaches to advance progress in precision medicine. Successful candidates will be expected to continue a strong research program and to train graduate and post-doctorate professionals in the life sciences. The CHLS is well positioned to undergo substantial growth.
The University and the College offer unprecedented opportunities for professional enrichment and personal fulfillment, with ample research funding opportunities.
Research is enhanced within HBKU by a highly collaborative environment between CHLS, and other national research institutes such as Qatar Biomedical Research Institute, Qatar Computing Research Institute, as well as QF’s partner universities within Education City, such as Weill Cornell Medicine Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, and Sidra Medicine.
HBKU offers an attractive compensation package that includes a tax-free salary and additional benefits such as an education allowance, furnished accommodation, annual paid leave, and medical insurance.
Please submit your completed application, including CV, cover letter, research statement, teaching statement, and names of three references with their full contact information.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all positions are filled, however application received by 31st October 2018 will be given preference. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interviews.
Anticipated start date: March 2019