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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 HUMAN AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER (Ref: A232)

INSTITUTE FOR GENDER AND YOUTH STUDIES

10 October 2014

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (Ref: TA26)

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

10 October 2014

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (Ref: A605)

DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCE

10 October 2014

SENIOR LECTURER (Ref: A604)

DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCE
10 October 2014

LECTURER (REF: A603)

DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCE
10 October 2014

SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

PROFESSOR/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER (Ref: A033)

DEPARTMENT OF MINING AND ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY

10 October 2014

NON-ACADEMIC POSITION

Vacancy
Department
Closing Date

FILING CLERK (P12) (Ref: B013)

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES

03 October 2014

HEAD: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT (P6) (Ref B141)

DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE

17 October 2014

DIRECTOR (P5) (Ref: B100)

DEPARTMENT OF STUDENT AFFAIRS

10 October 2014

HEAD: MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (MIS)/INSTITUTIONAL
RESEARCH (P6) (Ref: B501)

DIRECTORATE OF INSTITUTIONAL PLANNING AND QUALITY ASSURANCE

10 October 2014

RESEARCH OFFICER (P8) (Ref: B266)

DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

10 October 2014

STUDENT COUNSELLOR : CAREER GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING (P7) (Ref: A149)

STUDENT COUNSELLING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT UNIT

26 September 2014

DIRECTOR : PROTECTION SERVICES (P5)

PROTECTION SERVICES
19 September 2014

BIOTECHNOLOGY LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (P9)  (REF:B708)

DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL SCIENCES

05 September 2014

ADMINISTRATION OFFICER (P9) (REF:B264)

STUDENT ADMINISTRATION
05 September 2014

CLERK GR I (RECORDS)  (P11) (REF:B275)

STUDENT ADMINISTRATION
22 August 2014

ASSISTANT CLERK (P13) (REF:B358)

STUDENT ADMINISTRATION
22 August 2014

LIBRARY ASSISTANT (CATALOGUING) (P12) (REF:B246)

DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY SERVICES

22 August 2014

LIBRARY ASSISTANT (PERIODICALS) (P12) (REF:C550)

DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY SERVICES
22 August 2014

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 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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