LECTURESHIP/SENIOR LECTURESHIP/ASSOCIATE PROFESSORSHIP Department of Statistics and Operations Research – Data Scientist (2 Posts) : NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Anywhere

DUE : 02 DEC 2022

Applicants must be holders of a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in any of the following fields: –
Operations Research and Statistics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or Mathematics or Computer
Science and be in possession of a Master of Science Degree in at least one of the following: Big Data
Science, Data Analytics and/or Mathematical Sciences (with significant machine learning content).
Holders of a PhD Degree in any of the above disciplines will be given preference.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach modules on Big Data and Data Mining, Financial
Analytics, Machine Learning and Expert Systems in Business Analytics at undergraduate level as well
as teach Computational Statistics and Simulation Modelling at Postgraduate level.

CONDITIONS OF SERVICE
An attractive package which includes Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits is offered; details of
which will be disclosed to shortlisted candidates.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
All applications will be treated in strictest confidence. Applications, which should include a
Curriculum Vitae (giving full personal particulars of applicant, including full names, place and date of
birth, qualifications, employment and experience, present salary, telephone numbers and the names,
addresses (including e-mail) and telephone numbers of three contactable referees) and copies of
certificates must be addressed to:

The Senior Assistant Registrar
Human Resources Department
National University of Science and Technology
P O Box AC 939
Ascot
Bulawayo, ZIMBABWE
And e-mailed to: recruitment@nust.ac.zw in a single pdf file clearly indicating the position being
applied for in the subject line.

The National University of Science and Technology is an equal opportunity employer. In the
interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 02 December, 2022