Assistant Professor in Livestock Production Management
This position is responsible to the Dean, through the Head of Department, Animal Science. Duties include teaching, course co-ordination and curricula development for all levels from diploma, advance diploma and under graduate degrees as part of development duties and other activities as required at the under graduate and, later postgraduate levels in the field of Livestock Production Management. Activities associated with tutorials, lecturing, exam paper preparation & marking are to be implemented according to policies and procedures. Appointee will also be required to undertake other administrative duties as directed by the Dean of College.
Candidate must have a PhD and high quality Masters qualification in Livestock Production Management with basic qualification of B.V.Sc & A.H. / B.V.S./D.V.M / B.Sc. in Animal Husbandry/ Animal Science/ Agriculture OR high quality Masters qualification in Livestock Production Management with basic qualification of B.V.Sc & A.H. / B.V.S./D.V.M / B.Sc. in Animal Husbandry/ Animal Science/ Agriculture with 3 years post masters teaching and research experience in relevant subject as lecturer/ teaching associate/ research associate or in equivalent academic position in recognized veterinary/ allied academic institutions with experience of curriculum development and/or consultancy and research publication in refereed journals in relevant subject. Experience of guiding/ supervising students for research will be desirable.
An Assistant Professor shall have a demonstrated ability to make a significant contribution to the discipline through research and/or scholarship. In research and/or scholarship and/or teaching they shall demonstrate the ability to make original contributions which expand knowledge or practice in their disciplines
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry
Department Department of Animal Science
Location Nausori - Koronivia