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Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. New applicants are encouraged to click here 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. 

Please make sure to use Google Chrome / Firefox otherwise you will not be able to see all the fields.

Click on the:How-to-Apply Guide.

Any technical or login issues please email 

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Lecturer (PC.08.4) Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine 26 Aug 2018
Lecturer in Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering (EN.08.4) School of Mechanical, Industrial & Aeronautical Engineering 28 Aug 2018
Clinical Lecturer – (100% Fixed term contact, 2 years) (CL.08.4) Family Medicine 30 Aug 2018
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (EN.08.4) School of Mining Engineering 31 Aug 2018
LECTURER (AC.08.4) School of Physiology 31 Aug 2018
Associate Professor (LA.06.3) School of Law 31 Aug 2018
Lecturer (LA.08.4) School of Law 31 Aug 2018
Professor (LA.05.3) School of Law 31 Aug 2018
Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Microbiology (NS.07.4) School of Molecular And Cell Biology 31 Aug 2018
Senior Lecturer (LA.07.4) School of Law 31 Aug 2018
DIRECTOR: CLEAR WITS (AD.05.3) Faculty of Commerce, Law & Management 31 Aug 2018
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor (AC.06.3) School of Architecture and Planning 31 Aug 2018
Head of Digital Mining Laboratory (EN.05.3) Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment 31 Aug 2018
Lecturer in Photonics/Structured Light (NS.08.4) School of Physics 10 Sep 2018
Senior Lecturer in Astronomy/Astrophysics (NS.07.4) School of Physics 10 Sep 2018
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer: Life Science (AC.08.4) Wits School of Education 14 Sep 2018
LECTURER (MA.08.4) School of Mathematics 16 Sep 2018
Professor of Radio Astronomy (NS.05.3) School of Physics 23 Sep 2018

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Research Assistant 50% FTE (AD.10.4) Neurosciences Department 22 Aug 2018
Senior Administrative Assistant: Permanent Position (AD11) (AD.11.4) Family Medicine 23 Aug 2018
SENIOR TECHNICIAN (TE 09) (TE.09.4) School of Anatomical Sciences 24 Aug 2018
Programme Manager - 1 year Contract (renewable depending on funding) (AD.09.4) Voice of Wits 30 Aug 2018
INVESTIGATIONS OFFICER (AD08) (AD.08.4) Gender Equity Office 30 Aug 2018
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