The Faculty of Education invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of Lecturer in Science Education, Department of Primary Education.
Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to; (i) teach science courses (ii) provide academic leadership through the enhancement of teaching, research, professional and community service; (iii)take an active part in the supervision and assessment of graduate and undergraduate student’s research projects; (iv). Carry out any other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by the head.
Requirements: Lecturer should possess; (i) PhD in science education or related fields (ii) Master’s Degree in Science Education with specialization in Physics; (ii) Bachelor of Education with specialization in Physics or Bachelor Degree in Physics plus PGDE with a 2(i) pass/GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent; (iii) show evidence of engagement in research. (iv) Teaching experience at a tertiary education institution will be an added advantage.
NB: In special circumstances a Master’s Degree in Science Education with specialization in Physics and a Bachelor of Education with specialization in Physics or Bachelor Degree in Physics or related field plus PGDE with a 2(i) pass/GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent may be considered.
Remuneration: The University offers competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications. For more information on the University, please visit our website; www.ub.bw.
How to apply: Applicants are to address the stated qualification and provide other information to assist the University determine their suitability for the position. They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CV’s (including telephone, telefax and email), certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees, and send complete documentation to: The HR Manager, Faculty of Education, University of Botswana, Private Bag UB 00702, Gaborone-Botswana or E-mail: Educaio@ub.ac.bw. . Telephone 355 2392, Fax (267) 3183096. Applicants should inform their referees to i) Quote the Vacancy Number(s) and Position(s) applied for and ii) submit their references directly to the above address before the stipulated closing date. Please note that applications with incomplete information shall not be acknowledged. Please note that applications with incomplete information shall not be processed.
Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Office No 111 at Block 231 (231/111).
NB: Only shortlisted applications will be contacted.
Closing date: 16 September 2022