Aga Khan University: Academic Head of Nursing (Uganda)
The Aga Khan University – Advanced Nursing Studies Programme (AKU – ANS) was developed in consultation with the nursing councils and the Ministries of Health and Education of the governments of East Africa (Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda), to improve the managerial and clinical practices of nurses currently working throughout the region. The programme provides career advancement opportunities for nurses generally and for women in particular.
Aga Khan University invites applications for the position of Academic Head, AKU Advanced Nursing Studies Programme based in Kampala, Uganda.
Reporting to the Foundation Dean, Nursing and Midwifery, Aga Khan University – East Africa, the Academic Head will provide educational and administrative leadership for the AKU – ANS Programme in Uganda. The main role will be the management of the educational programmes to ensure quality and smooth running of the campus’ operations in addition to academic planning. S/he will play a major role in linking with the education community and external stakeholders, including the nursing council and the ministry of health. S/he will also serve in academic committees within the University.
The ideal candidate should be registered with the Nursing Council of Uganda, with a PhD or a Masters degree in nursing. S/he should have a minimum of ten years clinical practice, teaching and academic leadership experience at an institution of higher learning and must demonstrate experience with curriculum and course development. An attractive salary and benefits package will be offered to the selected candidate.
How To Apply
Please send your curriculum vitae; copies of academic qualifications; and copies of professional certificates to the Regional Manager, Human Resources and Administration, Aga Khan University – Advanced Nursing Studies Programme, P.O. Box 39340, Nairobi Kenya. Email: by email to [email protected]
Tel: 254 20 3747483, 3745808, Fax: 254 20 3747004.
For further details about the University or the position please visit www.aku.edu
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.