Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor – Agricultural Economics And Management Unit (2

Job Summary


 

Applications are invited for the following posts : Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor – Agricultural Economics And Management Unit (2 Posts).

 

Duties And Responsibilities


 

Duties and Responsibilities

Applicants must be able to teach at least six (6) courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level to both conventional and block students including:- Econometrics, Agricultural Production Economics, Institutional Economics, Price Analysis, Food and Agricultural Policy, Agricultural Marketing, Agricultural Value Chain Management, Macro-Economics for Agriculture, Micro-Economics for Agriculture and Mathematics for Agricultural Economics. The Department reserves the right to allocate courses for teaching.
To contribute to the achievement of Education 5.0 by the Department through University teaching, research, community engagement, innovation and industrialisation;
To provide academic leadership to the Department, initiate, guide and contribute to basic and applied research in the Department;
To supervise both undergraduate and postgraduate students in their fields of specialization.

Qualifications And Experience


 

Qualifications and Experience

Applicants should hold a Master’s Degree in Agricultural & Applied Economics or Agricultural Economics or Agribusiness passed with at least a Merit class;
A BSc Degree in Agricultural Economics or Agribusiness;
A PhD in an Agricultural Economics or related field is an added advantage;
Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) years of tertiary teaching or relevant industrial experience;
Proven record of publications and ability to mobilise funds will be added advantages;
The curriculum vitae (CV) should contain detailed list of publications; clearly specifying titles of publications, journal names, volumes, page number details, dates published, name(s) of publishers and names(s) of co-authors if any. Publications should be categorized into: books, monographs, refereed and non-refereed journals, chapters in books, etc.

How To Apply


 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

The Assistant Registrar- Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020

BINDURA

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 21 March 2022. Applicants are to note that the vacancy in the Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Department of Crop Science shall remain open until the post has been filled.