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Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the new iRecruitment link   in order to create their profile or visit the advertised Jobs listed in order to apply directly for the advertised job. 

Internal applicants
To view a full list of internal vacancies click on the following link and follow the ‘Apply for Job’ navigation :

External applicants
Click on the advertised Job links below to be re-directed to the on-line recruiting system. All applications are to be made via on-line application.

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Lecturer ( 2 Year Contract) (AC.08.4) Social Anthropology 28 Feb 2017
Lecturer (AC.08.4) History 28 Feb 2017
Lecturer (AC.08.4) Philosophy 28 Feb 2017
Lecturer (3 Year Contract) (AC.08.4) Social Anthropology 28 Feb 2017
Doctoral Fellowship (AC.08.4) Wits School of Education 28 Feb 2017
Associate Lecturer (Epidemiology/Implementation Science) (AC.09.4) School of Public Health 03 Mar 2017
DIRECTOR (AC.04.3) Centre for Learning, Teaching & Development 03 Mar 2017
Lecturer in Economics AC08 (AC.08.4) School of Economic & Business Sciences 03 Mar 2017
DEAN (AD.03.2) Vice-Chancellor's Office 03 Mar 2017
Senior Lecturer in Economics AC07 (AC.07.4) School of Economic & Business Sciences 03 Mar 2017
Senior Lecturer / Lecturer / Associate Lecturer (AC.09.4) Graduate School for Translators and Interpreters 03 Mar 2017
ACADEMIC HEADSHIP (5 years fixed term contract) (AC.06.3) School of Clinical Medicine 07 Mar 2017
PHD FELLOWSHIP (AC.09.4) Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit 15 Mar 2017
LECTURER / SENIOR LECTURER (NS.07.4) School of Chemistry 15 Mar 2017
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (AC.08.4) Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 17 Mar 2017
Researcher (AC.08.4) Centre for Applied Legal Studies 22 Mar 2017
Lecturer (AC.08.4) Political Studies 31 Mar 2017

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
VoW FM Radio Station Manager (1-year renewable Contract) (AD.08.4) Voice of Wits 28 Feb 2017
Human Factors and Safety (HFS) Competence Area Leader (AD.07.4) Transnet Centre of Systems Engineering 02 Mar 2017
Faculty Officer - Faculty Office (AD.09.4) Humanities - Faculty Registrar's Office 03 Mar 2017
OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (AD.13.5) Science - Human Resources Office 03 Mar 2017
SECRETARY / RECEPTIONIST (SE12) (SE.12.4) Central Human Resources Office 04 Mar 2017
Principal Curator: Archives & Digital Library (LB.07.4) Library 06 Mar 2017
Data Centre Operator (IT11) (IT.11.4) ICT Communications & Information Security 06 Mar 2017
Faculty Officer (AD.09.4) Science - Faculty Registrar's Office 10 Mar 2017
Senior Librarian (LB.08.4) Engineering Library 10 Mar 2017


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