The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados


Career Opportunities: Careers
The Cave Hill Campus is currently seeking qualified persons to fill the following positions.

All persons applying for Academic, Senior Administrative and Professional full time positions at Cave Hill should complete this Application Form (PDF).  Applicants for part-time positions should complete this Part-time-Application Form (PDF). Adobe Acrobat is required to open the form. It can be obtained from Adobe's Website here.

Cave Hill Campus, Barbados

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the full-time post of Senior Lecturer/Lecturer, Qualitative Research Methods at the George Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre (GA-CDRC), University of the West Indies, Barbados:
 
Applicants should possess a PhD in a relevant Health Science discipline (e.g. Public Health, Epidemiology,) including a strong qualitative component.  Significant post-doctoral qualitative research experience and a strong publication record are desirable.
 
The successful applicant will be expected to play a key role in enhancing translational research programmes at the GA-CDRC to complement the well-developed disease surveillance programme.
 


St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago

Qualifications and Experience
 The successful candidate must possess a:
  • DVM or equivalent
  • Ph.D. in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging with an emphasis on Radiology and Ultrasonography 
with:
  • Considerable clinical teaching experience at University level or referral hospital
  • Demonstration of postgraduate research with an acceptable level of research and creative output
  • Experience in teaching students and supervising postgraduate students/interns 
Interest in Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging will be an added advantage
 


Qualification and Experience
The successful candidate must possess:
  • DVM or equivalent with a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Large Animal Medicine
  • At least five (5) years specialist experience in Large (Food) Animal Medicine practice and competence in general farm animal practice
  • A minimum of five (5) years university level teaching experience and postgraduate research, with an acceptable level of research and creative output
  • A strong background in Large Animal Clinical Medicine
 
Board Certification or Board eligibility in Large Animal Medicine and familiarity with Problem based Learning (PBL) would be an advantage
 


Qualifications and Experience
The successful candidate must possess a specialist qualification in Paediatrics recognized by The University of the West Indies such as:
  • Doctor of Medicine Paediatrics
  • Board Certification by the American Board of Paediatrics
  • MRCPCH with the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT)
 
with at least five (5) years postgraduate experience as a specialist in the specialty.
 
Teaching/Research experience and a good publication record in peer-reviewed journals are desirable.
 
Further consideration will be given to candidates possessing:
  • An additional postgraduate degree from an approved and accredited university/institution
  • Formal specialist training as well as expertise in a sub- specialty
  • Certification in Medical Education
 
 


Qualifications and Experience
 

The successful candidate must possess a PhD. in Agricultural Extension with substantial Extension teaching at a recognized university and with specialization in one or more of the following areas:
  • Use of Mass Media in Agriculture Extension (highly desirable)
  • Agribusiness Extension
  • Farm and Home Management Extension
  • Extension Programme Planning
  • Rural Development
  • Outreach Planning and Implementation
 
Candidates must also have:
  • Considerable experience in teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level in the areas of specialization
  • A good track record of research and publications in referred international journals
  • Familiarity with Information Communication technologies which are of use for agriculture and agribusiness development
  • Experience in teaching Sustainable Agricultural Development in Tropical Countries, Agribusiness, Agricultural Finance and Agricultural Marketing
  • Familiarity with Extension Services and Extension Systems, particularly those systems from tropical countries
  • The ability to prepare audio visual and print material on matters pertaining to Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Financing and Agricultural Marketing
  • Leadership and administrative experience in a teaching/research environment


Qualification and Experience
The successful candidate must possess:
  • DVM, PhD or equivalent postgraduate degree in Veterinary Pharmacology or Toxicology
  • Considerable postgraduate research and teaching experience at university level in Veterinary Pharmacology, with an acceptable level of research and other creative output as evidenced by recent publications in peer reviewed journals
  • Experience in academic leadership
 


 

There is a vacancy for a Professor (Child Health) in the Department of Clinical Medical Science at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad & Tobago,West Indies.


Mona Campus, Jamaica

Open Campus

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica

Qualification and Experience

The successful candidate must possess a PhD in Chemical Engineering with a blend of academic, research and industrial experience; proven leadership experience; a strong international scholarly reputation for Chemical Engineering research; demonstrated ability to lead related research within the Department and to win substantial external research funding. The candidate’s records should demonstrate: 

  • Outstanding teaching and research at the tertiary level.
  • A track record of distinguished, original and innovative work; high quality publications in peer-reviewed international journals
  • Outstanding success in and wide recognition of professional activities
  • Corporate membership in a reputable professional institution
  • Active engagement in industry, with considerable industry experience as a distinguished Chemical Engineer
  • Proven success in grant applications 
Further consideration will be given to candidates with specialization in one or more of the following areas:
  • Energy Studies
  • Process Safety
  • Multiphase Transport and Processing
  • Corrosion Engineering
Complementary expertise in Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics and Reaction Engineering will be an advantage.