Linguistics Professor Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Rongo

Rongo University

Job Summary

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the above vacant position.

Minimum Qualification: PHD
Experience Level: Senior level
Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR

(ADMINISTRATION, FINANCE AND PLANNING)

POSITIONS FOR ADVERTISEMENT

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions:

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

SCHOOL OF ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES

Department of Languages, Linguistics and Literature

Professor (Linguistics) – Scale RU 15 (1 post) REF: RU/ASA/1/05/18

Requirements for appointment

i. An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from accredited and recognized university;

ii. At least three (3) years teaching experience as an Associate Professor or equivalent; and research experience;

iii. A minimum of sixty (60) equivalent publication points since attaining Associate Professorship or equivalent of which at least forty (40) should be from refereed scholarly journals;

iv. Supervised a minimum of five (5) postgraduate students to completion, at least two (2) at Doctoral level;

v. Registered with the relevant professional body (where applicable);

vi. Attracted research or development funds as an Associate Professor or equivalent.

vii. Administration/ Responsibility

viii. Community Engagement/ other Contribution

For each of these positions, ten (10) copies of application should be submitted together with copies of updated curriculum vitae giving details of applicant’s age, marital status, academic and professional qualifications, work experience, present position and salary, telephone contact, name and address of three (3) referees, plus copies of certificates and testimonials. The reference number of the position applied for MUST be indicated on the application letter and on the envelope.

Applications should be addressed to:

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Administration, Finance and Planning

Rongo University

P.O. Box 103-40404

RONGO

so as to reach him on or before 8th June, 2018.

Applicants are advised to contact their referees and request them to send reference letters to the above address on sealed envelopes not later than 8th June, 2018. Late applications will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Rongo University is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disability and those of female gender are encouraged to apply.

For further details and requirements please visit the Rongo University website www.rongovarsity.ac.ke (vacancies)

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