Vacancy

STAFF ASSOCIATE/LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/PROFESSOR IN BIOSTATISTICS AND COMPUTING (CONTRACT)

April 7, 2021
Type:
Academic
Category:
Contract
Section:
DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Deadline:
April 16, 2021    [ closed ]

STAFF ASSOCIATE/LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/PROFESSOR IN BIOSTATISTICS AND COMPUTING (CONTRACT)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the post of Staff Associate/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor/Professor in Biostatistics and Computing in the Department of Biological Sciences tenable at Chancellor College.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND ATTRIBUTES

Applicants must possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • For the post of Staff Associate, candidates must have a minimum of Bachelor of Science degree with credit in biological sciences or related fields preferably with a focus in mathematics and statistics.

  • For the post of Lecturer, candidates must have a master’s degree in Biostatistics or a related field with a focus on conservation-related research that influences policy and/or practice.

  • For the post of Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor, or Professor, candidates must have a PhD in Biostatistics or a related field. Candidates must have a good record of publications in their field of expertise, and must show evidence of initiative in biological, public health, and medical research.

  • In addition, candidates must demonstrate work experience as an academician from recognized universities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Successful candidates for academic positions will be undertaking the following duties:

  • Teaching and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students;

  • Conducting research in their area of specialization, as well as within the broader areas of the department;

  • Participating in departmental, faculty, College and university wide committees;

  • Participating in outreach and consultancy services within the broader areas of the department; and

  • Carrying out any duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department/ Dean of Faculty.

Applications including detailed curriculum vitae with up to date contact details, copies of certificates and names of three traceable referees two of whom must be academic should be submitted not later than 16th April 2021 to the address below clearly indicating the post being applied for.

 

  The Registrar

Chancellor College

P.O. Box 280

Zomba.

 

Email: registrar@cc.ac.mw

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