Vacancies at NWU – Senior Lecturer

Website North West University

Job Description:

The applicant will engage in teaching and learning, in research supervision of Masters and/or PHD students and in research and writing publications within Computer Science and Information Science fields.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Planning, implementing and evaluating the school’s teaching-learning programmes and other activities.
  • Developing own professional and academic leadership and management skills, with a view to academic leadership and effective quality management in the school.
  • Conducting scholarly research in the key areas of the School and research centre.
  • Publishing in high impact journals and books.
  • Teaching Computer Science and Information Systems modules at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.
  • Mentoring project students at honours level.
  • Supervision of masters and doctoral students.
  • Writing of research proposals and securing funding

Job Requirements:

  • Dynamic, Flexible and Hard Working
  • Loyalty to the brand and goals and objectives of the organization
  • Two (2) years’ experience in research with proven research record within computer science fields is essential.
  • Two (2) years’ experience in proven track record of management skills is desirable.
  • PhD in computer science and information systems or relevant/related subject is essential.
  • Membership of Professional IT/CS/IS societies is desirable.
  • Five years (5) experience in teaching at university level is essential.
  • Three (3) years’ experience in supervision of masters and PhD students is essential.
  • Reliable, trustworthy and integrity
  • Principled and ethical
  • Ability to provide guidance in master’s and PhD degree dissertations and Theses.
  • Perform administrative and management tasks.
  • Involvement in community service is desirable.
  • Teaching of Computer Science modules at undergraduate as well as postgraduate level.
  • Maintaining good interpersonal relations and a client-service orientation.
  • Demonstration of language proficiency in order to function optimally (writing and verbally) in the various multilingual environments of the NWU – on all levels (students, colleagues and management).

Job Details:

Company: North West University

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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