NUL : Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in the Department of Statistics and Demography 2017 / 2018
The National University of Lesotho invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following position:
FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES:
Post No. 2022: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Department of Statistics and Demography
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
Applicants for the respective post of a Senior Lecturer/lecturer in Statistics must have:
●Ph.D. in Statistics.
●Masters Degree in Statistics with teaching experience will be considered;
●In the case of a senior lecturer: teaching experience at the university level of at least six (6) years, a proven record of research and at least three (3) peer reviewed publications, and already be in the position at the equivalent institution of higher learning at the time of application.
●In the case of a lecturer: some working experience in statistics, which includes experience in teaching at the university level, training of statisticians elsewhere and/or application of statistics in research;.
●Skills in teaching theoretical and applied Statistics courses, conducting research and supervision of students’ research projects.
Successful candidate will be expected to:
●Teach theoretical and applied statistics courses;
●Conduct research and supervise students’ research projects;
●Participate in research activities of the Department and
●Carry out administrative duties.
The University offers salaries and other benefits commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The appointment will be only for two years contract.
Information Required from Candidates:
Applicants are to address the stated qualifications and provide other information to assist the University to determine their suitability for the position. They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CV’s (including
telephone, telefax and e-mail) plus certified copies of educationalcertificates,
transcripts and three typed references. Two of which must be academic references. Applicants should inform their referees to submit their references directly to the address below, before the stipulated closing date. References addressed “TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN” will not be considered as references. Application letters and references should bear signatures and must be addressed to:
Director – Human Resources, National University of Lesotho, P.O. Roma 180,
Lesothoor emailed to dhr@nul .ls
Closing date for receiving full applications for the position is 21 st July, 2017 . DISCLAIMER: If you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.