Lecturer/Senior Lecturer History

Location
South Africa
Posted
Mar 07, 2018
Closes
Mar 16, 2018
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
Faculty of the Humanities

Department History

Qwaqwa Campus

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

Job ID: 2273 

 

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Co-ordinate and lecture modules at first-, second- and/or third year level with regard to the history of South Africa and other countries.
  • Co-ordinate and lecture modules at Honours and/or Master’s level.
  • Provide supervision to Honour’s, Master’s and/or Doctoral students.
  • Conduct continuous research as required.
  • Perform administrative duties related to the position if and when necessary.
  • Serve on Faculty and Campus committees, if and when necessary.
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    Inherent requirements:

    Lecturer:

  • Master’s degree in History. 
  • Proven experience in the delivery of presentations at conferences or equivalent activities.
  • Provide evidence of manuscripts produced that have the potential to be converted or submitted for publication, ideally in an accredited journal.
  • A good academic record. 
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    Senior Lecturer:

  • PhD in History.
  • Proven experience in the presentation of papers at national or international scholarly conferences.
  • Proven national recognition for specialist expertise and research in a specific area of scholarship.
  • An NRF rating or demonstrate potential for obtaining an NRF rating.
  • Proven experience in supervision of graduated master’s students.
  • A proven research record of relevant publications in national and international accredited journals.
  • Proven experience of service as an active member of a national or international scholarly society or committee or agency concerned with research at higher education levels. 
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    Recommendations:

    Lecturer:

  • Master’s degree in History; willingness to enroll for a doctoral degree in History at the first available opportunity, if not yet attained by the time of the appointment.
  • Proven research record of relevant publications in national accredited journals.
  • Proven experience of at least two (2) years lecturing at tertiary level.
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    Senior Lecturer:

    • PhD in History
    • Proven research record of relevant publications in national and/or international accredited journals.
    • Proven experience of at least three (3) to five (5) years lecturing at tertiary level. 

     

    Assumption of duties:
    1 July 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter. 

     

    Closing date:
    16 March 2018. 

     

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