Associate Professor, Computer Science

3 days left

Location
South Africa
Posted
Nov 28, 2016
Closes
Dec 09, 2016
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Introduction

NORTH-WEST UNIVERSITY (MAFIKENG CAMPUS)
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE, SCIENCE AND ECHNOLOGY POSITION NUMBER: MC 01439
SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES PEROMNES GRADE: P 6
DEPARTMENT: COMPUTER SCIENCE
VACANCY: ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Minimum Requirements

  • PhD in Computer Science/Software Engineering with approximately five years’ teaching experience at a tertiary Institution. Must have research experience in Computer Science/Software Engineering evidenced by international peer-reviewed publications.  Evidence of supervision of MSc and PhD students and managerial skills.
  • Proof of excellent research potential and sustainable research output
  • Good administrative and financial skills
  • The ability to teach undergraduate and postgraduate level courses in Computer programming skills in C++ and Java
  • The ability to function effectively as part of a team and in multicultural environment


Recommendations:

  •  Specialization in one or more of the following aspects of Computer Science/Software Engineering:  Theory of Computation, Algorithms and data structures, programming methodology and language, computer elements.


Job Specification

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching and mentoring
  • Research
  • Community Service
  • Supervision of M and D student
  • Administration
  • Course and Curriculum Development

 

TOTAL REMUNERATION PACKAGE: Market related.      

ENQUIRIES: Professor A Mawire 018 389 2127

CLOSING DATE: 09 December 2016 at close of business

COMMENCEMENT OF DUTIES: As soon as possible thereafter

BENEFITS: Attractive study benefits as well as the normal fringe benefits apply.

The University subscribes to and applies the principles of the Employment Equity Act, and is committed to transformation. All applications will be considered.