Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor – DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE || Midlands State University

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Midlands State University

DUE : 25 JAN 2023

FACULTY OF SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FROM SUITABLY QUALIFIED AND EXPERIENCED PERSONS FOR THE FOLLOWING FULL-TIME POSTS:

Please note that the duties and responsibilities of a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor and Professor are grouped into 5 main categories which are:

(a) Teaching – the incumbent is expected to teach or deliver lectures in accordance to the Department and or Faculty guidelines and standards.
(b) University Service and Community engagement – the incumbent should participate in all Department, Faculty/School and University activities such as attending meetings, training workshops, conferences and seminars, among others.
(c) Research – the incumbent is expected to engage in active research in his/her area of specialization which benefits both the students and the University.
(d) Innovations – leading to tangible products and services
(e) Industrialisation –through commercialisation of products

REQUIREMENTS
BSc Computer Science / BSc Computer Engineering or Equivalent with at least a 2.1 pass.
A relevant Master’s Degree
PhD in Computer Science/ PhD in Computer Engineering/ Studying towards the PhD in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering or Equivalent is an added advantage.
Post Graduate Diploma in Tertiary Education or Equivalent is an added advantage.
Relevant Professional Certifications are an added advantage

Duties and Responsibilities
The Candidate must be capable of teaching and supervising undergraduate students’ research work, and should be proficient in teaching Digital Image Processing, Computer Security, Artificial Intelligence, Programming languages, Databases, Computer Networks, Machine Learning, Operating Systems and Software Engineering.
NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer. In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.

TO APPLY
Applicants must submit certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full names, date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact details, names and addresses of three referees addressed to the Deputy Registrar – Human Resource
The application pack should be sent as a single merged pdf file to email address: academicrecruitment@staff.msu.ac.zw
The subject line should be labelled with the post being applied for.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday, 25 January 2023. Note that only short- listed candidates will be communicated to.