American University of Beirut

Cardiology / Advanced Heart Failure Specialist

Lebanon (LB)
Oct 10, 2018
Nov 09, 2018

Preparing for a Career Break

  • TITLE  Cardiology / Advanced Heart Failure Specialist
  • ACADEMIC TITLE Assistant / Associate Professor
  • DEPARTMENT Internal Medicine – Division of Cardiology
  • DEADLINE   ​​ November 15, 2018

The Division of Cardiology in the Department of Internal Medicine at the American University of Beirut is seeking a full-time board-certified academic Cardiologist to join the division at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. The candidate must have subspecialty training in heart failure with experience in the advanced technologies currently utilized in the management of these patients: ECMO, LVAD, heart transplantation.

The candidate will be a member of the division of cardiology and the newly established Heart & Vascular Center at the AUB Medical Center. Prior experience in building and supervising inpatient and outpatient heart failure services is required. The clinical focus of the candidate will be in heart failure and s/he will play a pivotal role in developing and expanding the current heart failure services to become a major referral center in the region.

In addition to clinical services, the candidate will have a major role in the education and supervision of medical students, residents, and cardiology fellows. Prior experience in the supervision of educational programs is strongly preferred. The successful candidate should have research experience with a record of scholarly publications.

Qualified applicants should respond by email to Dr. Habib A. Dakik, Head of the Division of Cardiology,, with the following documents: curriculum vitae; a letter of interest and career goals; the names and addresses of four external references; and a summary of their accomplishments in the areas of clinical service, teaching, and research. ​