Lupane State University

Lectureship/Senior Lectureship/Associate Professorship/Professorship Medical Microbiologist (1 Post)

Education & Teaching Jobs

Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the following posts
Department of Crop and Soil Sciences

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities
 Lecturing of Postgraduate students on the following subject areas: Antimicrobial Resistance; Applied Food Microbiology and Nutritional Toxicology
 Analytical Technologies to Prevent Food Safety Incidents
 Supervision of Postgraduate students Research projects
 Participating in community outreach activities;
 Participating in income generating activities;
 Conducting research;
 Innovation and production of goods and services.
Personal Attributes
 The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also be;
 Able to contribute significantly to the teaching, research and curriculum development
 Able to supervise graduate students
 Student centred

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications and Experience
 Applicants must hold a PhD in Medical Microbiology or equivalent. Relevant teaching or industry experience is a prerequisite.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application in a single pdf file clearly indicating the position being applied for in the subject line to
The application should consist of the application letter, Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees,
certified copies of educational and professional certificates, birth certificate and National Identity Card.
The Application letter should be addressed to:
The Senior Assistant Registrar
Lupane State University
Human Resources Section
P O Box 170
The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday 20 January 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.