Applications should hold a PhD in Crop Science or be at an advanced stage towards attainment of a PhD. A Master’s degree in Crop Science or related field with at least a merit and a first degree in Crop Science are a must.
Applicants must have a minimum of two years university teaching experience. Proven record of publications and ability to mobilise funds will be added advantages. The curriculum vitae (CV) should contain a detailed list of publications; clearly specifying titles of publications, journal names, volumes, page numbers details, dates published, name(s) of publishers and of co-authors if any. Publications should be categorized into: books, monographs, refereed and non-referred journals, chapters in books, etc.
Applicants must be able to teach at least four (4) courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels to both conventional and block students from the following: Plant propagation and nursery management, Biotechnology, Seed production and technology, Plant biology. The Department reserves the right to allocate courses for teaching.
The successful candidate will be expected to provide academic leadership to the Department, initiate, guide and contribute basic and applied research in the Department. Successful applicants must be able to supervise both undergraduate and postgraduate students in their fields of specialisation and conduct collaborative research and be involved in university service and community engagement.
NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply
Six (6) copies of the following: application letter, certified copies of Educational certificates, National ID, Birth Certificate and CVs giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses.
Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for and submitted to:
Assistant Registrar- Human Resources
Bindura University of Science Education
P Bag 1020
Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date will be Friday, 31 May 2019. For more information phone (0271) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9.
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