Lectureship in Astrophysics at BIUST, Botswana
Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST)
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Please note: Processing of received applications will commence from 15
October 2018. The position will remain vacant until filled.
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
To teach and educate undergraduate and graduate students in Physics and
Astrophysics and to build the knowledge base in Astrophysics through research
and publications. To administer teaching activities within the discipline
of Physics and Astrophysics and provide leadership at the module or course
level. To establish a national and international research reputation in the
field of Astrophysics. To be active in professional service related to
BIUST has been designated as the national Host Institution for Botswana's
involvement in the African VLBI Network and ultimately SKA Phase 2 and this
post is part of an ambitious expansion of astrophysics capability at the
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
A PhD in Astrophysics
Research or technology development related to radio astronomy may be an
added advantage. Teaching experience and supervision of undergraduate and
postgraduate students will be considered as added advantages; Research and
publications will be considered as added advantages.
The University offers an attractive package commensurate with qualifications
and experience. The position is offered on a fixed-term contract of five
(5) years/ pensionable terms.
If you meet the requirements of the above stated position please send your
application letter and detailed Curriculum Vitae including at least three (3)
recent professional references to: Director, Human Resources at
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Note that only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
For an informal discussion, please contact Professor Greg Hillhouse, Head
of Physics and Astronomy by emailing [log in to unmask]
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