Senior Lecturer: Business Management

Date Posted: 
Sunday, 14 October, 2018 - 01:45
Job Description: 

Senior Lecturer: Business Management

East London Campus - Ref No.: 4063

R 575 270 – R 715 670 (All-inclusive package)


            Minimum Requirements: 

  • Possession of a doctoral degree in Business Management
  • 7 years teaching experience in a higher education environment
  • Sound knowledge in the areas of Financial and/or Operations Management would be an advantage
  • A good record of research publications and evidence of ongoing research activity
  • Proven track record of supervision at Honours’ and Master’s level and proven ability to develop research capacity in the department
  • Evidence of community engagement activity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Relevant computer skills


            Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of academic programmes, including teaching and assessment of undergraduate and postgraduate students, especially in the areas of Financial and Operations management
  • Proper administration and coordination of academic programmes, including monitoring and tracking students’ progress on ITS
  • Participation in teaching and curriculum development programmes and assist with design of new and existing programmes
  • Participation in ongoing research activities and dissemination of research findings in relevant discipline-specific accredited publications
  • Supervision of postgraduate research projects as per departmental requirements
  • Taking an active role in community engagement activities of the department or in field of speciality
  • Representing and serving the university on different committees and groups where necessary


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

  1. E-mail application with MOTIVATION LETTER CLEARLY INDICATING THE POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR, accompanied by a complete CV which must contain the contact details (email and telephone) of three referees, a certified copy of an identity document and a certified copy of your highest qualification to:
  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.


Included in the above remuneration is the company contribution to our compulsory pension fund, medical aid contributions, life cover and an optional annual bonus. The University of Fort Hare is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Pursuant to complying with the Employment Equity Act No.55 of 1998, when appointing preference will be given to applicants from designated groups whose appointments will contribute towards achievement of equitable demographic presentation of our workforce profile. The University reserves the right NOT to appoint  


Closing Date: 
Friday, 26 October, 2018 - 23:45