Internal and External Advertisement 8th September, 2015
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following vacant positions in Kwara State University. Candidates will also be considered for Contract or Adjunct for the posts of Senior Lecturer and above. Such candidates must submit letters of disengagement from their previous employers along with their applications. Computer literacy is required for all positions.
TEACHING STAFF VACANCIES
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
The areas of specialization are in the following fields:
Aeronautics and Astronautics Engineering (AAE)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
Mechanical Engineering (MEE)
Food, Agric and Biological Engineering (FAB)
(i) Professor (CONUASS 07)
Candidates must possess a Ph.D in relevant field with a minimum of ten (10) years for post-doctoral cognate teaching, research and administrative experience plus at least twenty (20) significant peer reviewed scholarly publications in reputable National and International outlets. Candidates must also show evidence of significant research direction/supervision at the postgraduate, especially doctoral level.
(ii) Associate-Professor (CONUASS 06)
Candidates must possess a Ph.D in relevant field with a minimum of eight (8) years for post-doctoral cognate teaching, research and administrative experience plus at least twenty (20) significant scholarly publications in reputable National and International outlets. Candidates must also show evidence of significant research direction/supervision at the postgraduate, especially doctoral level.
(iii) Senior Lecturer (CONUASS O5)
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in the relevant field with a minimum of six (6) years post-doctoral cognate teaching experiences plus at least twelve (12) significant scholarly publications in National and International outlets. Candidates must show an evidence of research direction or supervision at the postgraduate, especially Masters Level.
(iv) Lecturer I (CONUASS 04)
Candidates must possess a good University degree with 1st Class or 2nd class Upper Division. Candidates with Ph.D must have spent a minimum of three (3) years on previous grade plus a minimum of four (4) years scholarly publications. Candidates without Ph.D must have spent a minimum of five (5) years on previous grade plus a minimum of six (6) evidence of continuing research and publications. Ph.D is, however, required.
(v) Lecturer II (CONUASS 03)
Candidates must possess a good University degree with 1st Class or 2nd class Upper Division. Candidates with Ph.D Degree must have a minimum of three (3) refereed scholarly publications from reputable publishers since becoming Assistant Lecturer.
Method of Application
Interested candidates should email their applications and forward 15 hard copies each of their applications with photocopies of their credentials and current Curriculum Vitae (CV) which should contain the following:
Full names (Surname Last in Block Letters)
Post Applied for
Number of Children and their ages
Place of Birth
Nationality and State of Origin (if Nigerian)
Local Government Area
Permanent Home address
GSM Numbers and e-mail address
Institution(s) Attended with Dates
Academic and Professional Qualifications with Dates
Work Experience with Dates
Number of Publications
Present Employment Status, Salary and Employer
Extra Curricula Activities
Names and Addresses of three (3) referees (two of whom must be professionals or authorities in relevant fields) who must be requested by the applicants to forward Confidential Reports on them directly to the Registrar, indicating the post applied for.
All applications should be addressed to the Registrar, Kwara State University, Malete, P.M.B 1530, Ilorin.
The post applied for should be indicated in the left side corner of the sealed envelope containing the application.
Candidates should also indicate their areas of specialization at the top right hand corner of their CV.