PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (3 POSTS)

A)         FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS:                     MASVINGO REGIONAL CAMPUS

 MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Leading in the development and launching of new programmes; Developing and producing Open and Distance Learning materials including writing modules; Tutoring; Marking assignments as well as examinations; Carrying out research and creative work; Promoting the University wide initiatives; Coordination of activities for Diploma/Degree/Master programmes at the Regional Campus; Establishing partnerships with industry and local communities; Engaging in University and Community Services , Interfacing with other Faculties  and Carrying out any other duties as assigned by the Dean or Regional Director.

 QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Master’s Degree in Mathematics or Statistics is a prerequisite;
  2. Possession of a PhD in any of the areas stated above is an added advantage;
  3. Knowledge of Open and Distance Learning would be an added advantage;
  4. Computer literacy;
  5. Working experience in a university setting, especially Open and Distance Learning, is an added advantage; and
  6. A minimum of two (2) years post degree relevant experience.

 B)         FACULTY OF ARTS, CULTURE AND HERITAGE STUDIES: DEPARTMENT OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES                  AND PHILOSOPHY

 MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Leading in the development and launching of new programmes; Developing and producing Open and Distance Learning materials including writing modules; Tutoring; Marking assignments as well as examinations; Carrying out research and creative work; Promoting the University wide initiatives; Coordination of activities for Diploma/Degree/Master programmes at the Regional Campus; Establishing partnerships with industry and local communities; Engaging in University and Community Services , Interfacing with other Faculties  and Carrying out any other duties as assigned by the Dean or Regional Director.

 QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Master’s Degree in Religious Studies and Theology or Religious Studies and Philosophy is a prerequisite;
  2. Possession of a PhD in any of the areas stated above is an added advantage;
  3. Knowledge of Open and Distance Learning would be an added advantage;
  4. Computer literacy;
  5. Working experience in a university setting, especially Open and Distance Learning, is an added advantage; and
  6. A minimum of two (2) years post degree relevant experience.

 C)        FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE: DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCE: MASVINGO REGIONAL CAMPUS

 MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Leading in the development and launching of new programmes; Developing and producing Open and Distance Learning materials including writing modules; Tutoring; Marking assignments as well as examinations; Carrying out research and creative work; Promoting the University wide initiatives; Coordination of activities for Diploma/Degree/Master programmes at the Regional Campus; Establishing partnerships with industry and local communities; Engaging in University and Community Services , Interfacing with other Faculties  and Carrying out any other duties as assigned by the Dean or Regional Director.

 QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  1. Master of Science Degree in Veterinary Science/ Animal Science;
  2. A Bachelors’ Degree in Veterinary Science;
  3. Possession of a PhD in any of the areas stated above is an added advantage;
  4. Knowledge of Open and Distance Learning would be an added advantage;
  5. Computer literacy;
  6. Working experience in a university setting, especially Open and Distance Learning, is an added advantage; and
  7. A minimum of two (2) years post qualification experience. 

Candidates who do not have the stipulated requirements need not apply.

 Interested and qualified persons should submit EIGHT (8) sets of applications each consisting of an application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates and Curriculum Vitae with contact telephone numbers and names of at least three (3) referees. All envelopes should clearly indicate the post being applied for and addressed to: 

The Director, Human Resources

Zimbabwe Open University

P.O BOX MP 1119

Mt Pleasant, Harare

Or hand deliver to

 The Director, Human Resources

3rd Floor, Corner House Building Corner Samora Machel Avenue and Leopold Takawira Street, Harare

 Applications should be received not later than 30 June 2018. Women and differently- abled persons are encouraged to apply

 NB. ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED