Job: Senior Lecturer in Physics (Emphasis on Renewable Energy)

Title Senior Lecturer in Physics (Emphasis on Renewable Energy)
Categories Academic
Salary $53,410 – $68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

EU-funded Renewable Energy in the Pacific Islands; Developing Skills and Capacity (EPIC)/is a project conducted by the University of Fiji, in partnership with University of Alicante, Spain and
the University of Papua New Guinea. Through this project the University of Fiji has implemented a Master’s degree in Renewable Energy Management, making it the first of its kind in Fiji. The
University of Fiji is now looking for a talented and dynamic staff to join the Science team for the above position.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have a PhD in Physics with specialization in Renewable Energy with tertiary teaching experience, good research profile and publications in international refereed journals, with proven academic and administrative leadership qualities.

Applicants must demonstrate the ability to supervise students at Master’s and PhD levels and possess a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional achievement in areas of expertise.
They must be able to teach interdisciplinary graduate programme providing a balance education related to Energy, Sustainable Development and Environmental Management.

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 jobs@unifiji.ac.fj 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 jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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