Permanent Academic Staff
SCHOOL OF CIVIL & ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for the positions of:
1) Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer in the field of Geotechnical Engineering
2) Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in the field of Geotechnical Engineering.
Qualifications: Applicants should hold a doctorate in an appropriate field, have a proven research record and be able to provide evidence of leadership ability. Experience in teaching at a tertiary level and relevant practical experience would be advantageous. Candidates who hold a masters degree will be considered in exceptional cases for appointment at levels below Senior Lecturer.
Duties: The successful applicants will be expected to teach geotechnical engineering as well as other basic civil engineering topics at undergraduate level, lead a postgraduate coursework programme in the relevant discipline, participate in academic administration and develop a productive research programme.
Enquiries: Further information can be obtained from the Head of the School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Prof. Mitchell Gohnert, by e-mail: email@example.com or telephone 27 (0)11 717-7125.
To apply: Submit a covering letter, a detailed CV with the names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 referees, certified copies of degrees/diplomas & Academic Transcripts & SA ID or Passport if not South African to: Anisha Sivnannan, HR Officer, Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Private Bag 3, Wits, 2050. E-mail: Anisha.Sivnannan@wits.ac.za Fax no: 27 (0) 11 717 7021
Closing Date: 30 June 2012