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Vacancies at the University of Venda

The University of Venda is a vibrant comprehensive university located in the scenic region of Vhembe District in the vast Limpopo Province of South Africa, within a short driving distance from the world famous Kruger National Park. The campus is currently reviewing its academic programmes to ensure that it appropriately positions itself as a quality-driven rural-based university that is responsive to developmental needs of the Southern African region. In addition to this, a new organisational structure has been created to manage the academic and support functions of the University. Applications are therefore invited for the following positions:

ACADEMIC POSITION

Vacancy
Department
Closing Date

SCHOOL OF LAW

RESEARCH PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (Ref: A744)

SCHOOL OF LAW

6 May 2016

SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (2 posts) (Ref: A381 & A385)

DEPARTMENT OF MERCANTILE LAW

6 May 2016

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (REF:A240)

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

15 April 2016

SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PROGRAMME) (Ref: A787)

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

6 May 2016

PART-TIME SENIOR LECTURER/PART-TIME LECTURER

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

22 April 2016

PART-TIME SENIOR LECTURER/PART-TIME LECTURER

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

22 April 2016

PART-TIME SENIOR LECTURER/PART-TIME LECTURER

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

22 April 2016

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER (Ref: A684)

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL & PROCEDURAL LAW

22 April 2016

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER (Ref: A725)

CENTRE FOR BIOKINETICS, RECREATION & SPORT SCIENCE

6 May 2016

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

SENIOR LECTURER (REF:A893)

DEPARTMENT OF FOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

15 April 2016

SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICAL AND NATURAL SCIENCES

LECTURER (Fixed term contract ending 30/08/2019)

DEPARTMENT OF MICROBIOLOGY
15 April 2016

NON-ACADEMIC POSITION

Vacancy
Department
Closing Date

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (P9) (Ref: B289)

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
15 April 2016

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCE

PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR (Two-year renewable contract subject to availability of funds)

DEPARTMENT OF ADVANCED NURSING SCIENCE
22 April 2016

ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATION

CLERK GRADE II (P12) (Ref: B163)

AUXILIARY SERVICES AND EXAMINATIONS (EXAMINATIONS)

22 April 2016

CLERK GRADE I (P11) (Ref: B268)

AUXILIARY SERVICES AND EXAMINATIONS (PRINTING)

22 April 2016

DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE

MANAGER FINANCIAL AID (P6) (REF:B90)

DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE
22 April 2016

ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATION

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR (P7) (Ref: B555)

STUDENT ADMINISTRATION
22 April 2016

DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY SERVICES

INFORMATION LITERACY LIBRARIAN (P7) (Ref: B209)

LIBRARY INFORMATION COMMONS

06 May 2016

RESEARCH AND INNOVATION DIRECTORATE

POSTGRADUATE SUPPORT OFFICER (P9) (REF:B433)

RESEARCH AND INNOVATION DIRECTORATE

06 May 2016

Last Updated 8 April 2016

GENERIC REQUIREMENTS FOR ACADEMIC POSITIONS

PROFESSOR:
At least 10 years teaching experience in a tertiary institution or 7 years professional experience in the relevant field. At least 15 articles published in accredited journals. Chapters in a book and book publication. Evidence of supervision of 4 Masters/Doctoral students.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR:
At least 10 years teaching experience in a tertiary institution or 7 years professional experience in the relevant field. At least 10 articles published in accredited journals. Chapters in a book and book publication. Evidence of supervision of 4 Masters/Doctoral students.

SENIOR LECTURER:
At least 5 years teaching experience in a tertiary institution or 7 years professional experience in the relevant field. At least 5 publications in accredited, peer reviewed journals.

LECTURER:
At least 3 years teaching experience at a tertiary institution or 5 years professional experience in the relevant field or experience in student supervision in an academic health institution. Publications in peer reviewed or non peer reviewed journals will be a strong recommendation.

Interested candidate can apply by forwarding their application letters, clearly stating the position which is being applied for and reference number as indicated on the advertisement (where applicable). Application letters should be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae with three references and their contact details as well as copies of academic transcripts, certificates and identity document/passport.

Applications may be hand-delivered to the Main Administration Building at the University of Venda, posted to the Director Human Resources, Private Bag X5050, Thohoyandou 0950 or e-mailed to HR@univen.ac.za

Candidates with foreign qualifications will be required to have their qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) before they assume duty.

Please note that Z83 application form will not be accepted. Separate applications must be submitted for each position.


Due to the large number of applications we receive, we are unable to acknowledge receipt of applications. Should you not hear from us within two months of the closing date, please accept that your application was not successful. The University of Venda reserves the right not to fill the positions.

The University of Venda offers market-related remuneration package the details of which are available on request Tel: (015) 962-8054/8738/8718

The University of Venda is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

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