BOTSWANA INTL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor - Faculty of Sciences

Location
Palapye (BW)
Posted
12 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The University is looking for qualified and experienced individual for the below stated position;

The position of SENIOR LECTURER/ ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR is offered on fixed term contract of five (5) years or pensionable terms. 

_____________________________________________________________

FACULTY OF SCIENCES

SENIOR LECTURER/ ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

REF:  FOS/11/17

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

  • To teach and educate undergraduate and graduate students in Structural Geology and tectonics through research and publications
  • To administer teaching activities within the discipline of Structural Geology and provide leadership in this academic area
  • To establish research reputation in the field of Structural Geology and Tectonics and its application to resource exploration and evaluation and other earth science applications. To be active in professional service to the Mining Industry. 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR 

  • A PhD or equivalent in Structural Geology
  • A minimum of six (6) years post-doctoral experience in teaching and research.
  • A record of recent and continued publications ( minimum of 16 publications in reputable peer reviewed journals)
  • Successful supervision of postgraduate students at the Master and Doctoral level.
  • Record of attracting research grants. 

SENIOR LECTURER 

  • A PhD or equivalent in Structural Geology
  • A minimum of two (2) years post-doctoral experience in teaching and research
  • A record of recent and continued publications (minimum of 8 publications in reputable, peer- reviewed, journals).
  • Record of attracting research grants

KEY COMPETENCIES/ SKILLS    

  • In depth understanding of own specialization to enable the development of new knowledge, innovation and understanding within the field.
  • Ability to prepare and submit proposals and applications to external bodies’ e.g. for funding and accreditation purposes. 
  • Understanding of academic management structures and their functioning
  • Excellent knowledge of the international academic discipline environment.
  • Involvement in professional activities where applicable
  • Effective communication skills

The University offers an attractive package commensurate with qualification and experience.

If you meet the requirements of the above stated positions please send your application letter and detailed Curriculum Vitae including at least three (3) recent professional references to;

Director, Human Resources at the email address below.

recruitment.earthenv@biust.ac.bw

The position remains open until filled 

Commencement date for processing of application is 20 November 2017

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE RESPONDED TO.

For any further enquiries, you may call Ms. Taolo or Ms. Thibelang at 4931307/ 4931308.

Apply for Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor - Faculty of Sciences

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on THEunijobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.