Internal Advertisement LIS 20th February, 2018

Post on 22 February 2018

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Senior Lecturer in the Department of Library and Information Science, College of Information and Communication Technology at the Kwara State University.


Candidate must possess:

  • a First Class (Honours), or Second Class(Honours), Upper Division Degree.
  • a Ph.D. Degree in Library and Information Science with specialization in any of the following areas:
  1. Information Science
  2. Library and Information Science
  • Other requirements
  • a minimum of six (6) years cognate teaching experiences plus at least minimum oftwelve (12) significant scholarly publications in national and international journals outlets and Conference proceeding.
  • ability to develop and execute research project and must show an evidence of research direction or supervision at the postgraduate, especially Masters Level.

 Proficiency in ICT with demonstrable competence is a requirement.

Method of Application

Interested candidates should forward 15 hard copies each of their applications, photocopies of their credentials and current Curriculum Vitae which should contain the following:

  1. Full names (Surname Last in Block Letters)
  2. Post Applied for
  3. Marital Status
  4. Number of Children and their ages
  5. Place of Birth
  6. Nationality and State of Origin (if Nigerian)
  7. Local Government Area
  8. Contact address
  9. Permanent Home address
  10. GSM Numbers and e-mail address
  11. Institution(s) Attended with Dates
  12. Academic and Professional Qualifications with Dates
  13. Work Experience with Dates
  14. Number of Publications
  15. Present Employment Status, Salary and Employer
  16. Extra Curricula Activities
  17. 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.

 Closing Date

All applications and referees’ reports should be submitted not later than two weeks from the date of this advertisement. Only the applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.