Aga Khan University – Instructor, Neurosurgery.

All jobs > Aga Khan University – Instructor, Neurosurgery.


AKU- Department of Surgery is seeking an Instructor in Neurosurgery who will function under the supervision of the faculty and attending medical staff to enhance the service as a Clinician, Educator and Researcher. The Instructor is a senior Doctor who is qualified and serves as a potential faculty recruit.


  • Assess and manage patients
  • Attend to emergency cases
  • Educate patients on wellness prevention and early detection of risk factors for disease(s)
  • Participate in establishing various planning parameters for addressing referral cases received at AKUH,N
  • Participate in discussions with relevant members of the clinical care team to enable better integration of patient care activities
  • Initiate discussions with consultants and colleagues to enable integration of clinical research activities, shared knowledge, institutional quality improvement and patient wellness activities
  • Work with outreach clinics identified within the Nairobi area to improve case volumes and mix
  • Attend journal clubs to discuss literature concerning patients care and new developments in medicine 


  • Should have at least 5 years Neurosurgical training
  • Must have Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery(M.B.Ch.B) or equivalent
  • Be registered by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
  • Have completed FCS-COSECSA training
  • Certificate in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Demonstrate competency and dexterity with all equipment utilized in the hospital environment
  • Demonstrate honesty, integrity, compassion and respect for diversity and applies ethical principles appropriately 
  • Seeks and accepts advice, and adheres to deadlines

To Apply

​Application letter together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, names of three referees, should be sent to the Manager, Talent Acquisition, Aga Khan University, via the email: hr.universityke@aku.edu

Please quote the position title on the email subject.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Applications should be submitted latest by October 12, 2022





%d bloggers like this: