Medcol Jobs 2017 : Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Health (Two positions)

By | February 16, 2017

Medcol Jobs 2017 : Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Health (Two positions)

The College of Medicine, a Constituent College of the University of Malawi has vacancies in the academic departments of the School of Public Health and Family Medicine (SPHFM) for which it is calling for applications. These positions are supported by the African Center in Public Health and Herbal Medicine (ACEPHEM). The following are the details of the vacant positions.


       Focus on Non-Communicable diseases/ Adolescent Health

 Nature of Job

  • To give lectures, tutorials, field-based teaching and supervision to students and trainees in Public Health. Medicine and related disciplines
  • To conduct research within in a chosen field and in keeping with the aims and objectives of the department
  • To serve on all University Committees to which they may be appointed.

Qualifications and Experience for position of Lecturer and Above
The Assistant Lecturer is a training post. The following are the requisite qualifications:

  • An MBBS from an institution of higher learning recognized by the College of Medicine, or
  • A credit or higher score on a relevant undergraduate degree in a public health-related discipline.

Qualifications and Experience for position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

  • Master of Public Health or MSc with Public Health emphasis. A PhD or any higher degree will be an added advantage
  • Experience in lecturing or teaching is an added advantage
  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals (essential only for senior lecturer)
  • Females are encouraged to apply
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Duty Station: Blantyre, Malawi
For questions: Please send via email to: Prof Adamson S. Muula- Center Director (
Copy: Dr Fanuel Lampiao- Deputy Center Director (
Deadline for submission of applications: 20th February 2017
The Registrar
Public Health Positions
College of Medicine
Private Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3
Email address: