POST NO. 0920 – Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Development Studies Education
DEPARTMENT Language and Social Education (Faculty of
LOCATION National University of Lesotho
The National University of Lesotho invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Development Studies Education.
1.0 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
A PhD in Development Studies Education or Social Studies Education
A PhD in Development Studies or Social Studies with appropriate /
relevant background in Education
A Masters in Development Studies Education
A minimum experience of three (3) years of teaching courses in the
required area in an institution of higher education; preferably on a fulltime basis
A proven record of research, conferences and seminar presentations in
the relevant area.
2.0 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Lecturer / Senior Lecturer will be responsible for the following:
Designing courses, teaching and supervising research at undergraduate
and postgraduate levels;
Supervising Teaching Practice;
Presenting relevant papers at national and international conferences;
Undertaking research and publishing in the area of specialization;
Diligently performing any other duties as shall be required by the
Department and Faculty.
The University offers salaries and other benefits that are commensurate
with the qualifications and experience of the applicant who shall qualify for the appointment.
4.0 TYPE OF CONTRACT
The contract shall be permanent and pensionable for local applicants, and
contractual for non-local applicants.
5.0 OTHER INFORMATION REQUIRED FROM CANDIDATES
a) Application letters should state the relevant qualifications and
experience, and provide other information that will assist the University
to determine the candidate’s suitability for the position.
b) Applicants should quote the vacancy number of the post applied for.
c) Provide current CVs (indicating telephone, telefax and email).
d) Provide names and contact details of three (3) professional referees
from Lead consultants, Project Managers and Employers (current or
e) Comprehensive curriculum vitae, certified copies of educational
certificates and transcripts.
f) All applicants must bear post numbers.
Applications should be hand-delivered or posted to:
The Director – Human Resources
National University of Lesotho
P.O. Roma 180
The closing date for receiving full applications for the position is 13th
DISCLAIMER: Applicants who do not receive any response within
three months after the closing date must consider their application