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Job Title: Associate Professor

Posted On: 24 Jan 2020

Job Posted Under:
General vacancies
No Of Vacancies:
College Of Business Administration
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Close Date:
Until Filled
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Job Location:
Ajman Campus

Job Responsibilities

  • (i) Complete management of a Full-time Unit including training & supervision of Residents, Postgraduate and Undergraduate Students in such a way that there is no “Medical Negligence” in patient care as a result of breach / violation / infringement of any Act / Code of Medical Ethics,2002 governing practice of Medicine bringing disgrace to the dignity of Medical Profession and / or to the reputation of the Medical College / Hospital. It is binding on any Full-time Medical Teacher to attend to Emergency cases as and when required even beyond duty hours.
  • (ii) To issue Medical Certificates of various kinds like Under-treatment Certificate, Injury Certificate,Fitness Certificate, Disability Certificate, Certificate of Cause of Death
  • (iii) If summoned, to appear in a Court of Law, as an Expert Witness, under intimation to the Dean or Medical Superintendent , in any patient-related case, with original hospital patient case records as required by the Court.
  • (iv) To maintain records / reports of Medical Statistics concerning the Dept. and to provide the same as and when required by the Administration.
  • (v) To suggest / recommend use of certain managerial tools / techniques / skills toupgrade the quality of patient care.
  • (vi) Supervise the Work of Assistant Professors, Senior Residents, Tutors, Students
  • (vii) To take classes in Out patient Clinics as well as during Ward Rounds while carrying out Patient Management
  • (viii) To make Daily Rounds of all the cases admitted under his / her unit and give instructions to the Staff Nurses and Paramedical Workers

Skills Required

  • Universities typically require their professors to have doctoral degrees in their field, which generally takes students 6 years of full time study upon the completion of a bachelor’s degree program. Some universities, or faculties within some universities may make exceptions to this, as they may hire those who have a master’s degree or hire doctoral degree candidates. This is more common among associate and assistant level professors.
  • University professors who teach in professional faculties, such as law, may not be required to have a doctoral level education. Instead, schools may seek professors who have experience or certification in the field they wish to teach.
  • Students hoping to become university professors must be able to demonstrate academic excellence at every level of study; high school, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral. Some universities require prospective professors to have made significant contributions to their field if they are to be considered for employment.

Job Requirements

  • Getting into this career field typically requires at least a master's degree, but many employers require a doctoral degree in the individual's chosen field of interest. Teaching and research experience as a graduate assistant, lecturer or assistant professor is also helpful for getting into this career. The key skills that an associate professor include critical thinking skills, communication skills, knowledge of instruction and classroom management. According to in 2016, the median wage for an associate professor was $72,235.


  • Postsecondary teachers typically do the following:
  • Teach courses in their subject area
  • Work with students who are studying for a degree or a certificate or certification or are taking classes to improve their knowledge or career skills
  • Develop an instructional plan (known as a course outline or syllabus) for the course(s) they teach and ensure that it meets college and department standards
  • Plan lessons and assignments
  • Work with colleagues to develop or modify the curriculum for a degree or certificate program involving a series of courses
  • Assess students’ progress by grading papers, tests, and other work
  • Advise students about which classes to take and how to achieve their goals
  • Stay informed about changes and innovations in their field
  • Conduct research and experiments to advance knowledge in their field
  • Supervise graduate students who are working toward doctoral degrees
  • Publish original research and analysis in books and academic journals
  • Serve on academic and administrative committees that review and recommend policies, make budget decisions, or advise on hiring and promotions within their department
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