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Open vacancies at Mount Kenya University

OFFICE OF THE HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR

Mount Kenya University (MKU) is a fully fledged chartered university committed to a broad-based, holistic and inclusive system of education. We are seeking to recruit competent, dynamic and ambitious professionals to fill up the following vacant positions;
1. MEDICAL SCHOOL
We are seeking to recruit applicants in the following areas;

Department of Medical Physiology

⦁ MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University and in addition BSc. Physiology
⦁ MSc in Physiology (first degree MBChB or BPHARM or BDS or BSc. Physiology)

Department of Surgery

  • MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • MMed Surgery or its equivalent from a recognized University
  • Registered as a Specialist by the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board
  • A sub specialty will be an added advantage

Department of Internal Medicine

  • MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • MMed in Internal Medicine or its equivalent from a recognized University
  • Sub-specialty in infectious diseases will be an added advantage
  • Registered as a Specialist by the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board

Department of Obstetrics/Gynaecology

  • MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • MMed in Obstetrics/Gynaecology or its equivalent from a recognized University
  • Sub-specialty in Maternal fetal medicine, Gynaecology, Endocrinology & infertility will be an added advantage
  • Registered as a Specialist by the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board

 Department of Paediatrics & Child Health

  • MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • MMed in Paediatrics & Child Health or its equivalent from a recognized University
  • Sub-specialty in Neonatology, Endocrine or Critical care
  • Registered as a Specialist by the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board

Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health

  • MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • MMed Psychiatry or its equivalent from a recognized University
  • Sub-specialty in Adolescent, Substance abuse, Paediatric, Family or organizational psychiatry will be an added advantage.
  • Registered as a Specialist by the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board

2. LABORATORY TECHNOLOGISTS

We are seeking to recruit applicants in the following areas of specialization;

Chemistry

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Analytical Chemistry or a relevant field of chemistry or Diploma in analytical chemistry.
  • Must have at least 1-year experience in a research or academic institution.

Engineering

  • Must be a holder of Diploma Electrical Engineering or its equivalent.
  • Must have at least 3-years work experience from a research and academic or a relevant industrial set up.

Pathology

  • Must be a holder of a Higher National Diploma/Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science.
  • Must have 3 years work experience in a cytology and histology laboratory.
  • Prior experience in a university pathology laboratory will be an added advantage.
  • Registered by Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board.

Medical Laboratory Science

  • Must be holder of Higher National Diploma (HND) or Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science from a recognized institution.
  • At least 3 years' experience in a research or academic institution for those with Bachelor degree or six (6) for those with HND.
  • Registered by Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board.

Applied Biology

  • Must be a holder of Diploma in Applied Biology from a recognized institution.
  • Must have at least 1-year experience in a research or Academic institution.

Pharmacology

  • Must be a holder of at least diploma in Applied Biology or Diploma in relevant field.
  • Must have at least 6 years work experience from a research or academic institution.
  • Prior experience in a pharmacology training laboratory will be an added advantage.

How to Apply:
Each application should be accompanied with an up to date and detailed Curriculum Vitae.
Applications should be addressed to;
The Human Resource Director,
Mount Kenya University,
Main Campus, General Kago Road,
P.O. Box 342-01000.
Thika, Kenya.

NOTE:

  • Applications should be clearly marked for the position applied for.
  • Electronic applications can be sent in PDF format by email to ⦁ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
  • Applications must be submitted on or before 3rd May, 2019.

Terms of service are provided for as per Mount Kenya University scheme of service

  • Mount Kenya University is an equal opportunity employer:
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

⦁ Persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

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