Free open Job in North, South & Central America Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Veterinary Pharmacology at University of the West Indies

University of the West Indies – Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences

Qualification and Experience

  • PhD or equivalent postgraduate degree in Veterinary Pharmacology or Toxicology
  • Considerable postgraduate research and teaching experience at University level with an acceptable level of research and other creative output as evidenced by recent publications in peer reviewed journals 

Special Responsibilities

  • Teaching in other areas of Pharmacology and Toxicology outside of expertise
  • Contributing significantly to the development of interdisciplinary Pre-Clinical Courses for the DVM programme and facilitating interdisciplinary research among related disciplines especially in the area of animal science
  • Co-ordinating and overseeing research and teaching in the Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology programme and directing postgraduate students in this area 

Personal Attributes
The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also:

  • Guide undergraduate and postgraduate students
  • Participate in Problem-Based Learning (PBL)
  • Relate well with colleagues and support staff
  • Be student-centered
  • Have a demonstrated ability to carry out independent and group research 

Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated.  Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.

Deadline for application: 2017 July 31

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