Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor: Optometry (2 Posts)

Qualifications and Experience
Applicants should have a minimum of a Masters Degree in Optometry with at least a Merit and foundation first degree in the learning area; knowledge and skills in the area of Optometry Therapeutics and Public Health; a current Practising certificate from the Pharmacist Council of Zimbabwe and clinical experience. A PhD will be an added advantage.

Applicants must have a minimum of two years university teaching experience. Proven record of publications and ability to mobilize 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 name(s) of co-authors if any. Publications should be categorized into: books, monographs, refereed and non-refereed journals, chapters in books, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Applicants must be able to teach at least six of the following courses at undergraduate level:
Human Anatomy and Physiology, Foundation Mathematics, Introductory Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Introduction to Optometry, Geometrical Optics, Psychology in Health Care, Microbiology, Ocular Anatomy and Physiology, Ocular Pathology, Binocular Vision, Clinical Optometry, Ophthalmic Optics and Dispensing, Clinical Optometry Instrumentation, Contact Lenses, General and Ocular Pharmacology, Physiological Optics, Contact Lens Clinic, Clinical Optometry, Paediatric and Geriatric Optometry, Binocular Vision Practical, Practice Management and Jurisprudence, Contact Lens Clinic, Clinical Medicine in Optometry, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Low Vision, Environmental and Occupational Optometry, Advances in Optometry. 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 supervise undergraduate in their fields of specialisation and conduct collaborative research and be involved in university service and community engagement

APPLICATION PROCEDURES.
Kindly send the following to the emails provided below: 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, present salary, date of availability, 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:

Senior Assistant Registrar- Human Resources
Bindura University of Science Education
P. Bag 1020
BINDURA
jrusemo@buse.ac.zw or mtjombe@buse.ac.zw

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date will be Friday, 9 October 2020. For more information phone (0271) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9.

NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates

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