VACANCIES FOR ACADEMIC FACULTY - DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

VACANCIES FOR ACADEMIC FACULTY

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

The Department of Sociology, School of Social Sciences (College of Humanities), University of Ghana invites applications for the following positions:

 

1.      Lecturer – Criminology

Qualification:

a). A Ph.D. in Sociology or Criminology

b). Ability to conduct scholarly research at the highest level and establish a funded

      research programme

c.) Show promise in research as demonstrated by conference presentations and/or

     publications, as well as strong endorsement by referees.

d). Ability to teach either Quantitative Research Methods and/or Sociological Theory will 

     be an added advantage

 

2.      Lecturer – Quantitative Research Methods

 

Qualification:

a). A Ph.D. in Sociology or closely related field

b). Ability to conduct scholarly research at the highest level and establish a funded

      research programme

c.) Show promise in research as demonstrated by conference presentations and/or

     publications, as well as strong endorsement by referees.

d). Demonstrated expertise in Quantitative Methods, Demography and Population Studies 

 

3.      Lecturer – Social Anthropology

 

Qualification:

a). A Ph.D. in Social Anthropology and a demonstrated ability to teach Societies and

     Cultures of Africa.

b). Ability to conduct scholarly research at the highest level and establish a funded

      research programme

c.)  Show promise in research as demonstrated by conference presentations and/or

      publications, as well as strong endorsement by referees.

d). Ability to teach either Sociological Theory and/or Advanced Qualitative Methods will 

     be an added advantage

 

 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

An applicant is required to submit a complete application pack to the College Secretary, College of Humanities, University of Ghana, P. O. Box LG 1173, Legon, Accra, Ghana (Hardcopy) or cohhr@ug.edu.gh (Soft Copy).

The Application Pack should contain the following:

i.   Completed Academic Staff Application Form (UAB Form 1A) to be downloaded from the University’s website at www.ug.edu.gh/hrodd.

ii.   An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae supported by copies of academic and professional certificates.

iii.   Applicants’ Teaching and Research Statement of about 2,500 words (not more than five pages).

 Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

CLOSING DATE

Applications should reach the College Secretary not later than the close of day on Monday, 31st October, 2016.  However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

September 30, 2016