FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
LECTURER IN SOCIOLOGY
VACANCY NO: FSS/SOC 2/2019
Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of Criminology/Criminal Justice, Research Methods, plus any other substantive areas as determined by the Department of Sociology; (ii) supervise student research projects and theses at both undergraduate and graduate levels; (iii) conduct research in their area of expertise; (iv) provide service to the community; (vi) carry out duties as assigned by the Head of Department. Teaching and research experience in any three of the following areas will be considered as an advantage: Cyber Crime, Organized Crime, Risk Management Forensic Criminology, Profiling, Crime Prevention, Environmental Criminology, Victimology, Policy Analysis, Criminal Justice and Psychology of Criminal Behavior and Policing.
Requirements: Applicants for the position should have: (i) a Master’s degree in Criminology/Criminal Justice Studies; (ii) a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology/Sociology or relevant discipline with at least a 2(i) pass and an overall aggregate not less than 3.6. Applicants should show evidence of engagement in research and service. A relevant PhD, teaching experience at a university or comparable institution and evidence of effective leadership skills will be added advantages.
Remuneration: The University offers a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications
Applicants should address the stated qualifications and provide any other information to assist the University to determine their suitability for the position. They should quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CVs (including telephone and e-mail), certified true copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names, addresses and contact details of three referees. Applicants should inform their referees to (i) quote the vacancy number (ii) position applied for, and (iii) submit their references directly to the address stated below before the stipulated closing date. Send your application to: The Human Resources Manager, Faculty of Social Sciences, Private Bag UB 00705, Gaborone- Botswana. Tel. (267) 355 4894 Fax (267) 318 5099. Email: [email protected]
Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Block 240, Office No. 137 (240/137)
NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.