NUL Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension 2017

By | July 14, 2017

NUL Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension 2017

The National University of Lesotho invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the following post:


Post No. 3640: Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

A PhD with not less than five years teaching experience in Agricultural Economics courses.

Extensive record in research and publishing in Agricultural Economics and other Economics related fields.

Background in Environmental Economics and quantitative methods: Econometrics, Mathematical Economics, Sector-wide modeling and Economy-wide modeling (I-O,SAM, CGE).

Experience in teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Management and leadership experience at the institution of higher learning.


In addition to developing and teaching various courses in Agricultural economics, the candidate will be expected to resuscitate the MSc. Programme in the Department, initiate research and mentor junior staff in the department and contribute to further development of the Department and faculty of Agriculture as a whole.

The candidate will be expected to carry out administrative and any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Head of the Department and the Dean of the Faculty.


The University offers salaries and other benefits commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Employment type:

Permanent and pensionable/gratuitable for Locals and Contract for Non – Locals.

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

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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 14​ th​ July, 2017​ . DISCLAIMER: If​ you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.