Senior Lecturer/Senior Research Fellow (Medicine/Surgery/Public Health) at Kibabii University

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  • Experience Required:3 Years
  • Total Positions:1
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Category: Education
  • Minimum Education: PhD
  • Job Location: Bungoma, Kenya
  • Posted on: September 16, 2023
  • Last Date: September 29, 2023

Job Description


Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-
i. A PhD or equivalent degree qualification (or a Master's degree qualification in special cases) in the relevant area from recognized/accredited University;
ii. Served in the grade of Lecturer/Research Fellow or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years or six (6) years research/industry experience;
iii. A minimum of thirty-two (32) publication points as a Lecturer or equivalent of which twenty-four (24) should be from refereed scholarly journals;
iv. Supervised at least three (3) postgraduate students to completion as a Lecturer/Research Fellow;
v. Been registered by the relevant Professional Body (where applicable); and
vi. Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Duties and Responsibilities
i. Lecturing specific units of specialization in accordance with the curriculum;
ii. Preparing students progress reports;
iii. Carrying out research work in relevant field or specialization;
iv. Conducting seminars/workshops or symposia;
v. Coordinating of courses, projects and practical work;
vi. Preparing teaching/learning materials;
vii. Setting, invigilating and marking examination/assignments;
viii. Developing proposals to attract research grants;
ix. Writing journal articles and books;
x. Presenting academic papers in conferences/seminars/workshops or symposia;
xi. Peer-reviewing of publications in academic journals;
xii. Developing and reviewing academic programmes/curricula;
xiii. Supervising Lecturers, Tutorial/Junior Research Fellows, and students;
xiv. Developing linkages and collaborations for student exchange programs; and
xv. Undertaking consultancy services and community engagement.

Skills Required

Supervision Skills
Research Skills

Application Details

Terms and Conditions
Successful candidates shall hold office on Permanent and Pensionable terms subject to satisfactory performance in accordance with the terms and conditions of service as approved by University Council from time to time. In accordance with Kibabii University Charter and Statutes, the Registrar (Academic Affairs) shall hold office for a period of five (5) years contract renewable once subject to satisfactory performance.

How to Apply
Each application shall be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae with 3 referees, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, national identity card or passport, testimonials and other relevant supporting documents.
Successful applicants shall be required to submit the following documents:-
i. Clearance from the Kenya Revenue Authority;
ii. Clearance from the Higher Education Loans Board;
iii. Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
iv. Clearance from a Credit Reference Bureau;
v. Criminal Investigation Department - (Certificate of Good Conduct);

All applications should be clearly marked with the referenced number of the advertised position and submitted as follows:
I. Six (6) hard Copies; and 2. Electronic scanned copy in PDF format (as one running document) to be sent to the following e-mail by 5pm EAT Friday 29th September, 2023.
The Six (6) hard Copies must be submitted on or before Friday 29th September, 2023 and be addressed to:-
The Vice Chancellor, Kibabii University, P.O. Box 1699 - 50200, Bungoma OR Dropped at:-Kibabii University — Main Campus Administration Registry, Third Floor Room ADA 307

Please Note:
• Kibabii University is an equal opportunity employer. WOMEN, MARGINALIZED AND PERSONS LIVING WITH DISABILITY are encouraged to apply. • The University does not charge any fee for the whole recruitment and selection exercise. • Any form of canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification of the applicant. • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.