Senior Lecturer /Lecturer:Biochemistry

Date Posted: 
Friday, 17 January, 2020 - 12:00
Job Description: 

 

SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (BIOCHEMISTRY): ALICE CAMPUS: Ref. No. 525

Minimum Requirements for Senior Lecturer:      

  • A PhD in Biochemistry
  • Competence in communicating knowledge and facilitating teaching and learning in a lecture, seminar, tutorial and/or practical or laboratory environment and knowledge of assessment practices;
  • Potential to engage in curriculum design and development; and a demonstrated ability to undertake research;
  • a thorough understanding of fundamental research methodology and competence in facilitating research tutorials/seminars and practical sessions and/or undertaking research projects, production of research reports and conduction of tutorials and/or practical sessions.

 

Minimum Requirements for Lecturer:

  • A M.Sc. in Biochemistry
  • Competence and/or demonstrated potential in communicating knowledge and facilitating teaching and learning in a lecture, seminar, tutorial and/or practical or laboratory environment and in assessment practices;
  • A potential to undertake research;
  • An understanding of fundamental research methodology and competence or demonstrated potential in facilitating research tutorials/seminars and practical sessions; and/or undertaking research projects, production of research reports and conduction of tutorials and/or practical sessions.

 

Experience in the following areas would be an added advantage:

  • Proteomics / Genomics / Structural Biology / Molecular Modelling and Protein Docking;
  • Data analysis using Skyline/Protein Pilot or similar software;
  • Running or managing an LC/MS facility including small molecule analysis or SWATH;
  • Scripting in Python or a similar language;
  • Experience in Next Generation Sequencing/Genome sequencing and annotation.

 

Duties:           

Teach undergraduate and postgraduate students; Supervise research at postgraduate level and other academic activities; Responsible for management, administration and curriculum development of the courses offered.

 

  Please forward all applications with copies of qualifications. Identity document and three contactable references to Recruit2@ufh.ac.za

Closing Date: 
Friday, 7 February, 2020 - 23:45
Reference: 
525