Principal Lecturer in Civil Engineering

Suva, Fiji
21 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2017
AC 74/17
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date





Responsible to the Dean, through the Head of School, the appointee will be required to teach Trade Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Degree Civil Engineering level courses specifically in Civil Engineering related units, including the marking and reporting of assessments in the area of Civil Engineering. Activities associated with lecturing, tutorials, assignments, short tests, exam papers preparation and projects. Marking are to be implemented according to policies and procedures. The position shall be for Samabula Derrick Campus.  The successful candidate will be required to contribute to specialist teaching in Civil Engineering field. The appointee will also be required to lead projects /research activities in his/her areas of expertise and contribute to new programme development and reviews of existing units/programmes.


Relevant, high quality Masters degree with at least five (5) years’ work experience, OR a relevant Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) with 6-8 years post PGD related teaching or industrial experience OR Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering and at least ten (10) years post degree work experience. 

Applicants must be computer literate with emphasis on Civil Engineering subjects and softwares. Applicants with teaching experience will have an added advantage. Tertiary teaching experience is desirable but not essential


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: 

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: 

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 of Engineering, Science & Technology


School of Building & Civil Engineering


Suva - Samabula


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