Aga Khan University, a private, self-governing international university chartered in Pakistan in 1983, is a role model for academic, research and service programmes in health and higher education in the developing world. The University currently has teaching sites in Pakistan, East Africa, the United Kingdom and Afghanistan. The affiliated Aga Khan University Hospital, in Karachi has been awarded the prestigious Joint Commission International Accreditation for practicing the highest internationally-recognized healthcare standards.

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology caters to a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services for women with general obstetric and gynaecologic problems in a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, as well as in four secondary hospitals in Karachi and Hyderabad. It offers sub-specialty services in maternal-fetal medicine, urogynaecology, gynaecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology, subfertility, and minimally invasive gynecologic surgeries.

The Department has a strong academic portfolio including undergraduate and postgraduate training programmes. It is also actively involved in hospital-based as well as community-based research.


You will provide dynamic leadership to the department and will have overall responsibility for the conduct of its academic, research and service mandate consistent with the mission and policies of AKU and AKUH, inclusive of its secondary hospitals and other outreach facilities incorporated within the Hospital.


You must have suitable post-graduate medical qualifications with extensive academic track record of publications and securing grants preferably from extramural sources, along with clinical, administrative and leadership experience in a teaching hospital.

To Apply

​You should send your detailed CV by email to and mention the position applied for in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications should be submitted latest by May 28, 2017

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