Job: Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

Title Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
Categories Closed
Salary $53,410 – $68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individual to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Chemistry.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach and coordinate Chemistry and Renewable Energy courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, develop new curriculum, initiate and conduct research in his/her area of interest, supervise postgraduate student research, obtain research funding, and be involved in Departmental/School administrative matters.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants are expected to have a PhD in Chemistry. Candidates should have a strong publication record in Chemistry and tertiary teaching experience and must have knowledge and experience in the field of Renewable Energy.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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