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Last Date of Apply : 28.04.2017

Date of Posting : 07.04.2017

LECTURER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

Faculty / Department : Human Resources

Job Detail:

 
VACANCY NO. FSS/ SOC 1/ 2017
 
Duties:  The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of Criminology/Criminal Justice, Research Methods, plus any other substantive areas as determined by the Department of Sociology; (ii) supervise student research projects and thesis at undergraduate and graduate levels; (iii) conduct research in their area of expertise; (iv) provide service to the community; (v) carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department.  Teaching  experience in at least two of the following areas will be considered as an added advantage; Electronic Crime Organized Crime, Psychology of Criminal Behavior, Forensic Criminology, Criminal Justice Policy Analysis.
 
Requirements: Applicants for the position should have (i) a Master’s degree in Criminology; (ii) A Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology/ Criminology and/ or Criminal Justice with at least a 2(i) pass / GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent; (iii) show evidence of engagement in research and service; (iv) teaching experience at a University or comparable institution and demonstration of effective academic leadership will be added advantages.
 
Remuneration: The University offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications.
 
How to apply: Letters of applications are to address the stated qualification and provide any other information to assist the University to determine suitability for the position.  You should quote the vacancy number of the position applied for; provide current C.Vs (including telephone, telefax numbers and e-mail), certified true copies of educational certificates, transcripts and names and addresses of three referees. Applicants should also submit three (3) references. Send your application to: The HR Manager, Social Sciences, Private Bag UB00705, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana. Telephone (267) 355 2556, Fax, (267) 3185099) E-mail fssvacancies@mopipi.ub.bw.
 
Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Office No. 137 at Block 240 (240/ 137).
 
N.B: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
 
Closing Date: 28th April 2017
Contact Details :
4775 Notwane Rd. Gaborone, Botswana Private Bag UB 0022. Tel: +(267) 355 0000 Gaborone, Botswana