University of Lusaka (UNILUS)
University of Lusaka (UNILUS)
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Clinical Lecturer Positions

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Job Description

School of Medicine And Health Sciences

The University of Lusaka which is one of the leading private Universities in Zambia has continued to expand and has a robust clinical training program for its MBChB students since August 2019. In this regard, the School of Medicine is calling for suitably qualified persons to fill the Full-Time Clinical Lecturer positions listed below to support the MBChB clinical training in the following key areas;

  • Pediatrics and Child Health
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • General surgery
  • Urology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Radiology
  • Oncology

These positions may be applied for at any of the three (3) academic ranks, namely Clinical Professor, Clinical Associate Professor and Clinical Lecturer in the department of Clinical Sciences. The posts will involve clinical work and clinical teaching in the various clinical placement areas where the students on the MBChB students are currently doing their rotations.

1) Professor


This is a senior academic position requiring extensive experience in administration of academic programs, an international track record in training, research and teaching.


  • To conduct high quality research in the field of clinical sciences.
  • To teach undergraduate and postgraduate students in the field of clinical sciences.
  • To manage both undergraduate and postgraduate students results for both continuous and final assessment.
  • To supervise and mentor junior staff in the field of clinical sciences.
  • To provide academic oversight relating to staff recruitment, staff development, staff performance, student admission, progression and examination.
  • To participate in academic planning for the School and the University.


  • Basic Medical Degree – MB ChB, MBBS or equivalent.
  • Clinical Postgraduate qualification – M. Med in a clinical field, Fellowship of the Royal colleges of the United Kingdom (FRCS, FRCP etc.) or equivalent.
  • Registration as a Specialist with the Health Professionals Council of Zambia.
  • Ten (10) years teaching/research experience.

Additional Requirements:

  • These qualifications are not essential but will be looked upon as enhancing the application.
  • Additional postgraduate degree in medical science or research such as MSc, MPH, PHD etc.
  • Previous appointment in this rank in other training institutions.

Method of Application

Interested candidates should send their application letters together with copies of their educational & professional certificates, and Curriculum Vitae with at least three traceable referees to the undersigned:

The Registrar

University of Lusaka

Plot 37413

Off Alick Nkhata Road, Mass Media

P O Box 36711,

Lusaka Zambia


“Passion for Quality Education, Our Driving Force”

Application deadline
31 Oct 12:46
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Established in 2007, University of Lusaka (UNILUS) is a private university that provides world class education and training services. In conjunction with the Copperbelt University, UNILUS has so far produced two sets of graduates at master's degree level. The university offers a wide range of bachelor's, master's and doctoral programmes. It provides practically-oriented programmes which are driven by the present and future needs of Zambia, offering full time, part time and distance learning programmes.