The Maldives National University
Assistant Professor (Biochemistry)

Designation :Assistant Professor (Biochemistry)
Quantity :1

Job Opportunity

No: MNU-HR/2021/69

Date: 29th April 2021


No. of Vacancy

Senior Lecturer/Assistant Professor




School of Medicine (K. Male’)

Work Site:

Food Allowance (Per Month)

Total Gross Pay (Per Month)


2400.00 MVR  (USD 155.64)

58,179.32  (USD 3,772.98) (Inclusive of Accommodation Allowance)

Senior Lecturer /Assistant Professor

  • Accommodation Allowance will be provided based on the position recruited.
  • Accommodation Allowance is applicable to expatriate staff only.

Accommodation Allowance:

  • Should have a Master's Degree (MNQF level 09) in Biochemistry or equivalent field after completing MBBS or equivalent degree.
  • 02-year work experience in relevant field (Required for Assistant Professor)


* Medical Doctors should be registered or eligible to register at Maldives Medical and Dental Council.


* Expatriate doctors applying for this post should be registered in the medical council of their home country.


Education and Experience:

  • Members of the faculty must be committed to continuing professional development and enhancing the capabilities of effective teaching.
  • It is essential for the academic staff to have the required academic qualification for the discipline they are teaching in as specified in the job specification, and to also have expertise in one or more subdivisions or specialties within that discipline, as well as research capabilities.
  • It is expected that teachers must contribute to the advancement of knowledge and to the intellectual growth of their students through the scholarly activity of research and continuing education.

Additional Requirements:

  • Develop teaching materials and conduct lectures according to the course syllabus and scheme of work
  • Assess students’ course work assignment and setting and marking examinations
  • Support students through a pastoral or advisory role and monitor the performance and progress of the students
  • Prepare feedback to management on course proceedings and continual improvement of the student performance
  • Coordinate course or subjects
  • Carry out departmental administrative tasks, such as student admissions, induction programs, and involvement in committees, boards, and other professional activities
  • Assist the management in preparing policies and curriculum development
  • Undertake research projects and actively contribute to the research profile of the University; supervise student research projects.

Job Responsibilities:

Application closing time: 06th May 2021, Thursday before 12:00 pm


  • Interested candidates, please send the Job Application Form, accredited and attested copies of your qualification, copy of ID card, employment reference from the previous employers, and CV via the form at the following link


  • This Post is open for both Maldivians and Foreigners.
  • Expatriate Staff selected for this post will be recruited on a yearly contract basis.
29 April 2021