Lecturer/Research Fellow (History) 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. PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from a recognized/accredited University with at least three (3) years of teaching experience at the University level or in research or in industry
ii. A minimum of 24 publication points, of which sixteen (16) should be from refereed journal papers;
iii. Be registered or registerable with the relevant professional body (where applicable);
iv. Demonstrated potential for teaching and research; and
v. Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Duties and Responsibilities
i. Lecturing in area of specialization in accordance with the syllabus;
ii. Coordinating course projects and practical work;
iii. Preparing teaching/learning materials;
iv. Setting, invigilating and marking examinations/assignments;
v. Carrying out research work in relevant field or specialization;
vi. Preparing students progress reports;
vii. Developing proposals for research funding;
viii. Writing journal articles and books;
ix. Presenting academic papers in conferences/seminars/workshops or symposia;
x. Developing and reviewing academic programmes/curricula; and
xi. Supervising Tutorial/Junior Research Fellows and students.

Skills Required

Supervision 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 recruitment@kibu.ac.ke 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.