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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/ Professor (2 Posts).

FACULTY OF AGRIBUSINESS AND COMMERCE :DEPARTMENT OF CROP SCIENCE :AGRONOMY

Teaching
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Posted 2 weeks ago

Please note that the duties and responsibilities of a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor and Professor are grouped into 5 main categories which are:
a) Teaching
The incumbent is expected to teach or deliver lectures in accordance to the Department and or Faculty guidelines and standards.

b) University Service and Community Engagement
The incumbent should participate in all Department, Faculty/School and University activities such as attending meetings, training workshops, conferences and seminars, among others.

c) Research
The incumbent is expected to engage in active research in his/her area of specialization which benefits both the students and the University.

d) Innovations
Innovations should lead to production of goods and services.

e) Industrialisation
Through commercialisation of goods and services.

Qualifications & Experience

• Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Agronomy /Agriculture or equivalent.
• Masters Degree in Crop Science/Crop Protection or equivalent.
• Teaching and research experience is an added advantage.
• A PhD is a further added advantage.

Duties & Responsibilities

The candidate must be capable of supervising both undergraduate and postgraduate students’ research work, assess students on Work Related Learning and teach at least four (4) of the following modules in Agronomy;
• Principles of Genetics
• Plant Biology and Physiology
• Principles of Crop Production 1 and 2
• Crop Ecology and Physiology
• Principles of Plant Breeding
• Crop protection

APPLICATIONS

Interested candidates must submit six (6) sets of hardcopy applications, certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification (ID & birth certificate) and a detailed curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications, date of availability, current salary, contact details, names and addresses of three referees addressed to:
The Senior Assistant Registrar – Human Resource
Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences
Bag 7001 Guthrie Road
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By no later than 1400 hours on Friday, 24 September 2021. Applicants should clearly indicate the post being applied for on the application letter, and only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to.

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