Job Description for Associate Professor

  • Teach in a specialized and established programme of study to impart knowledge and skills to students by employing a range of delivery techniques to inspire and engage students for effective learning.
  • Participate in academic leadership programmes
  • Develop and review curriculum in line with the current market trends in order to guide in teaching and learning.
  • Interpret curriculum in a bid to synthesize the content and disseminate the same to the learners.
  • Set, moderate, invigilate, administer examinations to test the understanding of course content and give progressive report to the department.
  • Supervise undergraduate projects, dissertations/theses at graduate level and other experiential learning programmes.
  • Attend defense meetings for undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  • Participate in conferences and prepare publications in order to disseminate knowledge generated through research.
  • Initiate, promote and participate in research in order to generate new knowledge.
  • Enhance research through sourcing research grants, reviewing research proposals for funding and supervising research projects
  • Conduct research in collaboration with local, regional and international collaborators in order to tackle different issues in the society.
  • Facilitate field studies for the students to enable them acquire hands on experience.
  • Invigilate and assess students during attachments/trips/internships so as to equip them with the technical knowhow for future careers.
  • Monitor class attendance sheets to ensure that students sitting for the examinations meet the required lecture attendance of more than two-thirds of all lectures before they can sit for their examinations.
  • Prepare list of items required to be procured with their specification for use during teaching, practical’s and research.
  • Provide academic leadership through programme development, mentoring and guidance of young scholars and postgraduate students.
  • Assist in development of policies to guide the execution of day to day tasks in the various disciplines.
  • Develop research proposals for individual or joint research to solve societal problems and expand knowledge through academic publications in internationally recognized journals and
  • Carry out administrative and other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by a senior officer

    Job Requirements for Appointment

    i) Should have  an earned Doctorate degree or its equivalent from  a recognized academic institution

    ii) Be registered  or  registerable  with the  relevant professional body  (where applicable)

    iii) Those with publications shall have an added advantage.

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