PROJECT ASSISTANT (12 months only)

PROJECT ASSISTANT (12 months only)
Faculty / Department : Faculty of Science
Job Detail:
Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR) Project

PROJECT ASSISTANT (12 months only)

Vacancy No: FoS 11/ASSAR 01

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons with relevant experience for the post of Project Assistant. The appointee will be involved in the following activities:

  • Engaging with stakeholders at various levels
  • Assisting with workshop logistics
  • Identifying opportunities into Research into Use
  • Participating in household surveys
  • Transformative Scenario Planning
  • Vulnerability Risk Assessment and
  • Any other duties relevant to the above


Applicants should have at least a first degree in biological sciences with ecology or related discipline. The applicant must also have at least 2 years post-graduate working experience including research experience in ecology and/or climate change related activities.

How To Apply: Letters of applications are to address the stated qualifications and provide any other information to assist the University to determine your suitability for the position. They should quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current C.V (including telephone, telex, telefax and mobilephone numbers and e-mail address), certified true copies of educational certificates, transcripts and three (3) reference letters. Applicants should inform their referees to quote the vacancy number and position applied for. Complete application documentation should be sent to:

Ms Chandapiwa Molefe
Office 219; Block 235
Biological Sciences

Please note that;
Applications with incomplete information shall not be considered.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Closing date: 24th November, 2017