Professor in Computer Science

Location
Suva, Fiji
Posted
07 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
06 Nov 2016
Ref
AC 282/16
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Closing Date    

6-Nov-2016

Responsibility    

Responsible to the Dean of the College of Engineering, Science & Technology through the Head of Department /School, or the program coordinator, the appointee will be required to teach Computer Science programmes at various levels, including both undergraduate and postgraduate units and carry out research and consultancy activities in the areas relevant to the needs of the region, activities related to teaching such as regular review of units and programmes, upgrade of equipment and resources, development of new programmes and mentoring of junior staff and students. Activities associated with tutorials, lecturing, and exam paper preparation & marking, are to be implemented according to policies and procedures.

MQR    

A good quality PhD qualification or equivalent in Computer Science or Information Systems/Information Technology from a recognized university with 10 years’ or more relevant teaching experience. Demonstrated research outcomes, or product design/development and/or patenting outcomes and/or project leadership/management outcomes and/or strong publications in journals with high impact factor, and/or significant number of consultancy outcomes, is essential. Tertiary teaching experience or industrial/professional experiences or professional training experiences are necessary, but outstanding research/publication record and/or national recognition for academic leadership, can be substituted for teaching experience. Demonstrated ability to supervise students at masters and PhD levels is necessary.

Tertiary teaching experience or industrial/professional experiences or professional training experiences are necessary, but outstanding research/publication record and/or national recognition for academic leadership, can be substituted for teaching experience. Demonstrated ability to supervise students at masters and PhD levels is necessary.

Demonstrated record of providing intellectual/academic leadership, and research/publication mentoring and/or outstanding research, publication and consultancy achievements are necessary.

Significant tertiary teaching experience or professional training or clinical experience, are necessary. Internationally recognized research/publication can be substituted for extensive teaching experience.

A Professor should be able to provide leadership and foster excellence in research, teaching and/or policy development in his/her area of expertise, and/or in professional, commercial or industrial sectors.
A Professor shall have attained recognition as an eminent authority in his/her discipline.

Salary    

An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities would be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Applications must be submitted online using the University’s online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: waf.fnu.ac.fj/eoi/ 

Incomplete applications will not be considered, therefore your submission as a complete application must include:

  • Cover letter with Job Ref. No. and Position
  • Detailed CV with at least contacts of 3 referees
  • Certified academic credentials & transcripts

Should you have any queries, please email on: vacancy@fnu.ac.fj 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Fiji National University, then your application has not been successful.

College/Division  College of Engineering, Science & Technology
Department Department of Computer Science & IS
Location  Suva
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