Lecturer in Computer Science

University of Botswana Department of Computer Science

Lecturer in Computer Science



The Faculty of Sciences invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the following positions:  Lecturer in Computer Science and Senior Lecturer in Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Toxicology.

Duties:  The successful candidate will be expected to (i) teach undergraduate and graduate level courses; (ii) supervise undergraduate projects but may be assigned to supervise graduate dissertations; (iii) conduct research in the relevant field; (iv) carry out any other responsibilities assigned by the Head of the Department.

Requirements:  Applicants should possess: (i) a PhD in Computer Science or related fields; (ii) Master Degree in Computer Science or related fields; (iii) Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related fields with at least 2(i) pass/GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent; (iv) evidence of engagement in research. The following will be added advantages: (i) evidence of Governance and Social Engagement and (ii) teaching experience at a University or comparable institution.

N.B. In special circumstances a Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related fields may be considered provided the candidate has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related fields with at least a 2(i) pass/GPA of at least 3.6 or equivalent.

Remuneration:  The University offers competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications. For more information on the University, please visit our website; www.ub.bw

Applicants are to address the stated qualification and provide other information to assist the University determine their suitability for the position.  They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CV’s (including telephone, telefax and email), certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts, names and addresses of three referees, and send complete documentation to: The Human Resource Manager, Faculty of Sciences, Private Bag UB 00704, Gaborone, Botswana; Telephone: (267) 355 2454/2969, Fax (267)3185099; E-mail: fosvacancies@ub.ac.bw.  Applicants should inform their referees to: (i) Quote the Vacancy number and position applied for and (ii) submit their references directly to the above address, before stipulated closing date.

Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Block 233, Office No. 135 (233/135).

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing Date:                Open Until Filled