South Africa

Research Professor: Foundations of Education

Company Central University of Technology, Free State
Reference # 1258
Published 26/06/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary R 996,421.00 - 996,421.00 Annually
Location Welkom, Free State, South Africa
Main purpose of the job
To conduct appropriate research leading to publications and projects for post graduate students and third-stream income.
Job Functions Academic
Industries Academic
Main tasks
1. Lead and conduct research in the identified subject field
2. Develop and manage a research focus area in the faculty
3. Supervision of post-graduate students
4. Contribute towards a vibrant research environment in the faculty

Subject field(s)
Educational Management │Education Psychology │Curriculum Studies │ Teaching and Learning (Didactics)

Nature of appointmentPermanent academic
Minimum salary scale
(Total Cost to Company)R996 421 per annum
Minimum Qualification/ Knowledge and/or
•A relevant Doctorate level degree (i.e. D Tech / PhD / NQF 10 or equivalent)
•At least eight years’ research / teaching / lecturing experience in the relevant subject field, including experience in the management of research projects
•An NRF-rating of C2 or a comparable H-index will be required
•Proven record of research outputs in line with CUT’s promotion requirements for Professor
•Proven record of external funding applications, awards and management.
•Lead/manage at least one research project
•Registration with relevant professional body, depending on the field of study
•Involvement as an editor/reviewer/external examiner

Desired Qualification, Knowledge and/or Experience
•Minimum of three years’ experience in a similar position.

Terms and Conditions
•Candidates will be recruited and appointed in accordance with the Employment Equity and Affirmative Action Programmes of the Central University of Technology, Free State.
•The Central University of Technology, Free State reserves the right to conduct/employ a third party to conduct a background investigation in respect of all short-listed candidates.
•Correspondence will be limited to short listed candidates only. If you haven’t received feedback in four weeks, consider your application not shortlisted.
•The Central University of Technology, Free State reserves the right not to make an appointment in the advertised post and/or to appoint other suitable persons recruited by means other than this advertisement.
•Appointment, either on a permanent or contract basis, will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

Job Closing Date 17/07/2020
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