Faculty Consultant, Spine Surgeon

Mar 05, 2019
Mar 20, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time

Entity: Aga Khan University

Location: Kenya



Aga Khan University (AKU) is a private, not for profit, university and teaching hospital system that comprises 13 campuses, seven hospitals and 217 outreach medical centres across eight countries. Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi (AKUH, N) provides tertiary and secondary level healthcare services. The hospital is internationally accredited by the Joint Commission International and is a premier provider of ambulatory and inpatient care, including critical care.

The Aga Khan University, Department of Surgery invites applications for the Full Time Consultant Spine Surgeon and Faculty position



Successful applicants 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 the development of fellowship programmes and planned introduction of undergraduate training.



Applicants must have Specialty Training with a Masters of Medicine or equivalent/recognized qualification, and preferably a fellowship in the relevant speciality. S/he must be registered or eligible for registration with Kenya Medical Practitioners' & Dentists Board as a specialist. The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team.


Please indicate the title of the position on your application.

Applications should be submitted latest by April 30, 2019