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Senior Lecturer: Water/Environmental Microbiology (One position

  • Full Time
  • Limpopo

University of Limpopo

University of Limpopo

Senior Lecturer: Water/Environmental Microbiology (One position)

Qualification and requirements:

•  Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Microbiology with specializing in Water or Environmental Microbiology •  At least five (5) years relevant research, and teaching experience at tertiary institution(s) • Ability to teach any Water or Environmental Microbiology allocated modules at undergraduate or postgraduate levels •  Evidence of experience in the application of Water and Waste Water Treatment Processes and Technology •  Evidence of Masters and Doctoral supervision •  Evidence of the ability to establish the research collaborations and raise research funds •  Evidence of community engagement activities

Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to: •  Teach the Water or Environmental Microbiology modules at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. •  Supervise postgraduate students on your own funded research projects. •  Attend and read conference papers and publish in subsidy earning conference proceeding, journal and/or books. •  Participate in departmental research and third stream income generating projects. •  Develop a funded proposal for community engagement project and participate in departmental existing projects. •  Perform administrative and managerial duties as allocated by the Head of the Department.

Closing Date: 15 March 2019

Typed application which should contain comprehensive curriculum vitae, certified copies of all qualifications and contact details of three referees, should be forwarded, for the attention of Ms L.S Ngoatje to the Chief Human Resources Officer, Private Bag X1106, Sovenga, 0727 or e-mail applications, in MS Word format, to Telephonic enquiries regarding conditions of service: (015) 268 3513 It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign obtained qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority.

Please also note that failure to submit the requested documents/ information will result in your application not being considered. The University of Limpopo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All appointments will be made in accordance with the University’s Employment Equity Plan. Preference will be given to Males (Africans, Indians, and Coloureds), females (Africans and Coloureds) Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Applicants who have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date must consider their applications as unsuccessful. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment