Associate/Professor in Oral Medicine Jobs in Sharjah – UAE at University of Sharjah

Title: Associate/Professor in Oral Medicine

Company: University of Sharjah

Location: Sharjah – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Dental

Position: Associate/Professor in Oral Medicine

Job Purpose

​The College of Dental Medicine at the University of Sharjah is seeking awell-qualified candidate for a full-time position in Oral Medicine. Thesuitable applicant should have a proven record of undergraduate and postgraduateteaching, and research.

Main accountabilities & expectations

1. The appointee shall provide didactic and clinical training to both undergraduate and Postgraduate students in Oral Medicine, continuing development of this discipline in the curriculum, as well as supervise scientific projects.

2. The appointee will also participate and collaborate in multidisciplinary research in the 3 Research Groups, namely, Wound Healing and Oral Diagnostics, Biomaterials and Biomimetics, and Biofilms in Health and Disease.

4. The successful candidate is expected to provide clinical services in the Centre of Advanced Dental Care under the governance of University of Sharjah.


Job Specific Accountabilities

Continuous Improvement

Provide input to enhance the department’s policy and procedures, and follow all relevant processes, standard operating procedures, and instructions to ensure that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.

Systems, Processes and Reports

Generate relevant reports and ensure that they are prepared timely and accurately, and meet the department’s requirements and standards.

Required Skills —

Preferred Qualification & Experience


BDS or DDS, and PhD or equivalent doctoral degree

A structured clinical training, Master in Dental Surgery (MDS)/ fellowship or board certification in the area of specialization from a recognized authority.

Experience in postgraduate teaching and clinical supervision

Proven record of research

Applicant must hold a valid full dental licence in the area of specialization.

Applicant must be eligible for UAE Ministry of Health dental license

Excellent verbal and written communication in English language.

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main) Competencies


Behavioral Competency


Integrity & Respect

Promote an openness, honesty and sincerity work environment in all communications with both internal and external customer.

Respect UOS core values, the dignity and culture-diversity of all members of the university’s community.


Demonstrate flexibility in the face of change and respond positively to unexpected and rapidly changing work conditions.

Open to new ideas and initiatives relevant to own area of work.


Able to communicate effectively with a wide range of colleagues, by showing interest and carefully listening to their needs.

Keep people accurately informed and up to date.

Use clear, understandable language appropriate to the receiver.


Time Management: Determine the appropriate allocation of time.

Task Management: Balance conflicting priorities in order to manage workflow, ensure the completion of essential projects, and meet critical deadlines.

Conflict Management

Address conflicts by focusing on the issues at hand to develop effective solutions when disagreements occur.

Work to resolve conflict among team members by showing respect for others’ opinions and working toward agreeable solutions.

Accountability & Accuracy

Deliver work of a high standard of quality and according to procedures, rules and regula…


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