Professor / Associate Professor: Industrial Psychology

Date Posted: 
Saturday, 31 August, 2019 - 10:45
Job Description: 


(Ref 7609) (Alice Campus)


Minimum Requirements:

  • PhD in Industrial Psychology
  • Ten (10) years university teaching experience with a proven research output for Professor, or eight (8) years for Associate Professor.  
  • Registration with HPCSA as an Industrial Psychologist, a necessity.
  • Demonstrated excellence to teach, conduct research and supervise postgraduate students’ projects to PhD level.
  • Advanced theoretical knowledge and insights into the discipline or field.
  • A substantial number of conference papers, peer-reviewed publications or other acceptable research outputs.
  • Peer-recognition as a specialist in the field and a potential to make a substantial contribution to the discipline or field.
  • Industry-related experience in the field strongly recommended.


  • Supervise undergraduate and postgraduate research projects.
  • Teach in various areas of Industrial Psychology.
  • Develop and refine curriculum at undergraduate and postgraduate level in line with new HEQF structures
  • Drive accreditation and re-accreditation of all programmes in the department.
  • Participate in community engagement.
  • Produce accredited academic publications.
  • Provide research leadership and mentorship to staff and students within the Department.
  • Promote a niche area of research in the Department.
  • Identify opportunities for national & international research/ academic collaborations with the Department and Faculty.


To apply for any of the positions above, all interested applicants who meet the criteria are invited to: 

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:


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: 
Monday, 16 September, 2019 - 23:45