Senior Lecturer

at Tshwane University of Technology
Location Ga-Rankuwa, Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Education
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Department : Economics

Faculty of Economics and Finance

Post level: 07

Ref:  20/392

 

The Department of Economics in the Faculty` of Economics and Finance has a permanent position for a Senior Lecturer: Economics at the Ga-Rankuwa Campus.

 

 

Critical Performance Areas

 

  • Curriculum development of and lecturing of modules in the programme(s) based in the department;
  • Pursuing research activities such as own research, research-based publications and the supervision of post graduate students registered in the department;
  • Developing, presenting and co-ordinating undergraduate and post graduate courses for pre-service and in-service teachers and other students for contact and distance presentation;
  • Mentoring students for practice teaching/work integrated learning (WIL);
  • Using a learning management system to develop and present courses;
  • Presenting lectures and programmes in an E-learning environment;
  • Providing a significant contribution to research outputs, post graduate teaching and supervision;
  • Responsible for administrative tasks related to teaching and learning;
  • Actively participate in community service projects;
  • Present evening classes and/or Saturday classes as part of the normal workload if the need arises.

 

 

Minimum Requirement:

 

  1. Academic qualifications:

 

 

  • A PhD in Economics

 

  1. Experience:

 

  • At least 5 years teaching, research and industrial experience in Economics at a tertiary level;
  • Experience in research and mentoring of postgraduate students will be a strong recommendation;

 

 

 

  • Excellent written and oral communication, presentation and computer skills as well as the ability to work with students, conduct workshops, seminars, etc.;
  • Quantitative skills (e.g. econometrics, statistics for economists or mathematics for economists)
  • Evidence of successful Masters or Doctoral supervision;
  • Knowledge of econometrics and statistical packages such as E-VIEWS, STATA or SPSS.

 

 

  1. Registration with professional body (if applicable):

 

  • Successful candidate will be expected to be a member of any of the professional bodies recognized by the Department.

 

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