Chairperson of the Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care School of Clinical Medicine
University of Hong Kong
Hong KongApply Now
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Salary & Benefits: commensurate with experience
THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Founded in 1911, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in teaching and research, and has been at the international forefront of academic scholarship for many years. The University has a comprehensive range of study programmes and research disciplines spreading across 10 faculties and over 140 academic departments and institutes/centres. There are around 30,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students who are recruited globally, and more than 4,000 members of academic and academic-related staff coming from multicultural backgrounds, many of whom are internationally renowned.
ABOUT LKS FACULTY OF MEDICINE
HKUMed is Hong Kong’s oldest and most prestigious faculty of medicine and a leader in pioneering medical education, training and research. It has continually set the benchmark for excellence in Asia, and ranked in 20th place worldwide for clinical and health subjects in the 2022 Times Higher Education World University Ranking. In terms of its exceptional research, 17 HKUMed academics were named as “Highly Cited Researchers” by Clarivate Analytics in 2021, a record high for the Faculty.
DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY MEDICINE AND PRIMARY CARE, SCHOOL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE
The Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care (FMPC) currently has 7 professoriate staff, 2 postdoctoral fellows, 7 administrative staff and 28 research staff, as well 1 additional professoriate staff under recruitment.
FMPC conducts teaching in all six years of the MBBS curriculum, organised in four major programmes: Professionalism in Practice, Clinical Interpersonal Skills, Family Medicine Junior Clerkship and Family Medicine & Community Care Specialty Clerkship.
To become leaders in academic family medicine in the region and the world; to enable quality primary care for all through medical education, clinical service innovation and research.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Head of Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care:
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
HKUMed is looking for international quality leaders. As such, successful candidates will need to demonstrate:
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES AND VALUES
HOW TO APPLY
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