Visiting Professor/ Associate Professor: Social Work (1 Post)

Department: Social Work
Applicants should hold a PhD degree in Social Work. A Master of Science Degree with at least a Merit in Social Work and a foundation first Degree in Social Work accredited with the Council of Social Work.

Applicants must have a minimum of two years’ university teaching experience. Proven record of publication and ability to mobilise funds will be added advantages. The curriculum vitae (CV) should contain detailed list of publication: clearly specifying titles of publication, journal names, volumes, page number 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, experience of design courses that are dynamic to social problems.

Applicants must be able to teach at least four (4) courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level to both conventional and block students. The successful candidate should be able to teach the following courses in the Department of Social Work as follows; Social Work Ethics and Values, Individual and Social Pathology, Child Welfare and Policy Practice, Social Work in Humanitarian Organisation, Community Health and Integrated Social Work. 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.

Application Procedures:
Six (6) copies of the following: application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, National ID, Birth Certificates and CV’s 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, name 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
By email to: or

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date will be Monday, 11 November 2019. For more information phone +263-(0271) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, +263-0772 154 882-9.