Lecturer (Department of Political and Administrative Studies) at NUL



LECTURER –    Post No. 0715



  • The applicant must be a holder of a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Public Administration.
  • The applicant should have a minimum of two years teaching experience with a PhD at university level.
  • Evidence of extensive record of referred and accredited publications is a requirement. Preference will be given to those who have specialised in various courses in the sub-fields of Public Administration, preferably in administrative theory and behaviour, public policy analysis and research methodology.
  • Locals with a good Master of Arts in Public Administration degree and relevant teaching experience will also be considered for the post of Lecturer. They will be expected to pursue their PhD studies in due course.



The successful appointee will be expected to teach Public Administration courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate level, supervise students’ projects, dissertations and theses, and engage in research and curriculum development. The appointee will also be expected to perform any other duties assigned to her/him by the Head of the Department.


Type of Contract:

Permanent and pensionable for locals and gratuitable for Expatriates.


Information Required from Candidates:

Applicants are to address the stated qualifications and provide other information to assist the University to 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 e-mail) plus certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts and three typed references. One of which must be from the current or previous employer.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.   Applicants should inform their referees to submit their references directly to the address below, before the stipulated closing date.  References addressed “TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN” will not be considered as references.  Application letters and references should bear signatures and must be addressed to:  Director – Human Resources, National University of Lesotho, P.O. Roma 180, Lesotho or emailed to [email protected]

Closing date for receiving full applications for the position above is 27th July 2018. DISCLAIMER:   If you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.