Full-time Psychiatrist, Department of Medicine

Karachi, Pakistan
Jun 17, 2018
Jun 29, 2018
Social Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Medical Doctor

Aga Khan University is a private, not for profit, international University established in 1983, with 11 teaching sites in eight countries. Since 2001, AKU has offered academic programmes in nursing, medicine and education for East Africa.

Aga Khan University invites applications to the position of Consultant Psychiatrist, in the Department of Medicine.



Successful applicant will join a growing and dynamic department committed to advancing best practice in their discipline, expanding services that meet quality and patient service needs within an internationally accredited university hospital with outstanding diagnostic services. Successful applicants will develop their academic career in teaching and research. In education there is a focus on resident training and fellowship programmes training and planned introduction of undergraduate training. 


Applicants must have a Masters of Medicine and a fellowship in psychiatry. S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners’ & Dentists Board as a specialist.  S/he should have teaching and research experience and a minimum of 5 years clinical experience. Candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team.