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Associate Professor at the Occupational Therapy department at Kuwait University specialised in Orthopaedics or Assistive Technology

Description

The Faculty of Allied Health Science at Kuwait University invites applications for Associate Professor position for the Occupational Therapy Department.

The faculty members are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Also, to supervise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students. Participate in committee(s) and other activities of the department. Build an independent research program, which complements and enhances ongoing research activities in the field and leads to publication and external funding, as well as to provide service to the department, the college, the university, and the community.

Eligibility Required:

1. Must have a bachelor's degree in Occupational Therapy.

2. Must have a master's and a PhD Degree in a field related to Orthopaedics, or Assistive Technology (i.e., Orthotics, Prosthetics).

3. Must have obtained all education qualifications from accredited universities by Kuwait University in a traditional residential, on-campus format and according to the applicable laws and regulations of Kuwait University.

4. Must have strong research records and publications in reputable international journals as commensurate with the rank and according to the applicable laws and regulations of Kuwait University and promotion system of Kuwait University.

5. Must have a distinguished teaching experience in undergraduate / graduate levels as commensurate with the rank and according to the applicable laws and regulations of Kuwait University.

6. Must have extensive clinical experience (i.e., minimum of 5 years in the fields specified in item 2 above (i.e., Orthopaedics or Assistive Technology).

Required Materials:

  • Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae containing the following:
  • Employment History
  • Teaching experience (provide teaching evaluations if available)
  • Research Interests and Grants
  • Consulting Experience
  • Honours and Awards
  • Publications
  • A recent photo.
  • Attach copies of all diplomas and transcripts of all studied courses. Authenticated originals are needed at the time of appointment.
  • A passport copy
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Teaching Statement
  • Research Statement
  • Sample Publications

For more information on how to apply please visit the Kuwait University website.