Senior Lecturer / Lecturer: Development Studies

Date Posted: 
Friday, 17 January, 2020 - 11:45
Job Description: 

 Senior Lecturer / Lecturer: Development Studies: Alice Campus: Ref No. 751

 

Minimum Requirements:

 

  • Possession of Doctoral degree in Development Studies with specialization in demography and environmental studies /  International economics / economic history, African political economy,  Development Strategies and planning in sub-Saharan Africa for Senior Lecturer level, OR  Masters degree for a Lecturer
  • 5 Years teaching, with evidence of teaching at undergraduate and post graduate levels as well as research experience for Senior Lecturer and 3 years for Lecturer
  • Sound theoretical knowledge of the field.
  • Ability or potential to supervise research and develop research capacity.
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake administrative responsibilities at departmental or institutional levels.
  • Ability and willingness to participate in community engagement projects.
  • Sound interpersonal skills.

 

Responsibilities Include:

 

  • Ability to teach, conduct research and supervise postgraduate students’ projects in at least two of the following areas: development studies, demography and environmental Studies / International economics / economic history, African political economy   / Development Strategies and planning in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Refine the curriculum at undergraduate and postgraduate level
  • Participate in community engagement
  • Supervise undergraduate and postgraduate research projects
  • Produce academic publications, especially accredited ones.

 Please forward all applications with copies of qualifications. Identity document and three contactable references to  Recruit1@ufh.ac.za

 

 

 

 

Closing Date: 
Friday, 7 February, 2020 - 23:45
Reference: 
Ref No. 751