Associate Professor/(Senior) Lecturer in Public Health (UKZN)

The College of health sciences, School of nursing & public health, Discipline of public health, Howard campus is seeking to employ 1x Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer and 1 x Lecturer.

The Discipline of Public Health wishes to appoint academics who will contribute actively to teaching and learning, research and community engagement. Candidates will be required to do administration. Candidates without a PhD will be expected to obtain a doctoral degree within 5 years.

Minimum Requirements:

  • PhD is required at an Associate Professor/ Senior Lecturer Levels.
  • Relevant Masters degree is required at a lecturer level
  • At least three years post graduate supervision or mentoring of junior research staff or working in a research environment.
  • Publication record in peer-reviewed journals (5-15 publications or more).
  • Teaching, Administration and Research requirements, as applicable in the relevant job profile.
  • Basic computer literacy in microsoft offfice packages
  • Valid driver' s licence

Enquiries regarding this post may be directed to Professor Tsoka-Gwegweni on 031-260 4463. The job profiles are available from Mrs S E Khuzwayo, tel: 031 260 4418 or email:

The remuneration package offered includes benefits.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9 March 2012.

Applicants are required to complete the relevant application form which is available on the Vacancies website at Completed forms may be sent to

Advert Reference Number MUST be clearly stated in the subject line. REF NO.:NPH12/2012

The University of KwaZulu-Natal is committed to Employment Equity.

Posted in Job opportunitiesTagged , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Be part of our network of leaders and innovators.

Join now