The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for a faculty position Qualified candidates at all levels will be considered at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments
Active participation in education of undergraduate and graduate students
Participates in research and development of education and other research materials
Participates in the medical genetics, genetic counseling, and patient advocacy communities
Provides genetic counseling and facilitating communication of test results
Performs research on genes and novel sequence variants to determine clinical relevance
Assists in variant classification based on emerging scientific information
Genetics and Genomics Lab
Degree from an accredited genetic counseling program
3-5 years of experience in academic institution
Experience with coordination of Genetic Counseling program
Familiarity with human mutation databases, genome browsers, and HGVS nomenclature
More than 2 years experience in a clinical position or at diagnostic laboratory
Deadline:13th Aug 2025
Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU is a comprehensive, research-intensive university enrolling about 14,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAEs flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Food and Agriculture; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.
As a research-intensive university of international stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number one research university in the GCC, number two in the Arab World, and #370 globally.
UAEUs academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.