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Date Posted: 
Monday, 20 March, 2017 - 10:15


Job Description: 

Faculty of Social ScienceS and Humanities

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer: Sociology (1 Post)

East London Campus - REF NO. 2124

 SENIOR LECTURER SALARY: R 504 823 – R 628 029 (All-inclusive package)


LECTURER SALARY: R 408 499 – R 507 624 (All-inclusive package)



Responsibilities for All Senior Lecturer / Lecturer posts will include: Teaching in the identified area of specialization; Refining curriculum at undergraduate and postgraduate level; Participation in community engagement; Supervising  undergraduate and postgraduate research projects; Producing academic publications, especially accredited ones.




  • A relevant MPhil.; M.A.; Master of Social Science qualification for Lecturer and a relevant PhD in related specialization for Senior Lecturer
  • Five (5) years teaching experience at undergraduate and postgraduate level for Lecturer and seven (7) years related experience for Senior Lecturer
  • Proven ability to teach and supervise postgraduate students successfully and develop research capacity
  • A publications record
  • Sound theoretical knowledge of the field.
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake administrative responsibilities at departmental or institutional levels.
  • Ability and willingness to participate in community engagement projects.
  • Sound interpersonal skills


How to Apply: 

To apply:  Interested applicants who meet the criteria are invited to:

  1. E-mail application with COVERING LETTER CLEARLY INDICATING THE POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR, with a complete CV, proof of remuneration and three work-related referees  
  2. Applications must clearly indicate the reference number and name of the post applied for on the SUBJECT LINE. 
  3. No faxes or walk-ins (hard copies) will be accepted.
  4. Applicants are urged to ensure that their applications reach the Human Resources Department before the closing date.  LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  5. Failure to comply with the above directions will result in the application being disqualified.



Note:   Correspondence will be conducted with short-listed candidates only. Foreign qualifications must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from SAQA.

Closing Date: 
Friday, 31 March, 2017 - 23:45
Faculty of Social ScienceS and Humanities

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer: Sociology (1 Post)

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