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Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering
University of the Witwatersrand


Date Posted Feb. 11, 2019
Title Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering
University University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Department School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline Mar. 4, 2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Senior Lecturer
    Lecturer/Instructor
  • Geotechnical
 
 

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Johannesburg, South Africa and has for over 95 years been home to many internationally respected academics and produced graduates who have made tremendous strides in the engineering profession. The School currently has about 750 undergraduate and 250 postgraduate students.

The School is currently inviting applications for the permanent position of:
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering

Qualifications: It is essential for applicants to hold a Doctoral degree in geotechnical engineering or related field. The successful applicant should show evidence of teaching and research experience. The extent of the evidence will determine the academic tier for which applicants may be considered. It is an added advantage to be a Professional Engineer or to have the requisite qualifications and experience to register as a Professional Engineer.

Duties: The successful applicant will lecture geotechnical engineering courses as well as other undergraduate civil engineering courses, develop a productive research programme in the discipline, supervise the research of undergraduate and postgraduate students, lecture postgraduate courses in geotechnical engineering and participate in the administration of the School.

To apply: Submit via email a covering letter, detailed CV (with names, relationship, position and email addresses of 3 referees), and copies of degrees/diplomas to the Human Resources Office via the University’s i-recruitment site: http://www.wits.ac.za/vacancies/


  • The University is committed to employment equity. Preference may be given to appointable applicants from the under-represented designated groups in terms of the relevant employment equity plans and policies of the University. The University reserves the right to verify all information provided by candidates. Please note that correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment nor to re-advertise.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Professor Akpofure Taigbenu
    School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
    University of the Witwatersrand
    1 Jan Smuts Avenue, Faculty of Engineering
    Braamfontein, University of the Witwatersrand
    Johannesburg, Gauteng 2001
    South Africa
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  • +27117177018
  • Akpofure.Taigbenu@wits.ac.za

 

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