Vacancies - Department of Plant and Environmental Biology

SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

 

Department of Plant and Environmental Biology under the School of Biological Sciences, University of Ghana invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the following positions:

 

1. LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER* IN PLANT PHYSIOLOGY

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Plant Biology/Botany or a related discipline and a PhD in Plant Physiology with strong expertise in Plant Tissue Culture.

· Exhibit capacity to work in a team and promote the development of Plant Tissue Culture through programme development, graftsmanship and innovative research.

· Should not exceed 45 years of age by August 1, 2020.

 

2. LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER* IN PHYCOLOGY

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Plant Biology/Botany or a related discipline and a PhD in Plant Biology with strong expertise in Phycology

· Exhibit capacity to work in a team and promote the development of Phycology through programme development, grantsmanship and innovative research.

· Should not exceed 45 years of age by August 1, 2020.

 

3. LECTURER / SENIOR LECTURER* IN PLANT GENETICS

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Plant Biology/Botany or a related discipline and a PhD in Plant Genetics with strong expertise in Classical Genetics.

· Exhibit capacity to work in a team and promote the development of Plant Genetics through programme development, grantsmanship and innovative research.

· Should not exceed 45 years of age by August 1, 2020.

 

4. LECTURER / SENIOR LECTURER* IN PLANT ANATOMY

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Plant Biology/Botany or a related discipline and a PhD in Plant Anatomy with strong expertise in Classical Genetics.

· Exhibit capacity to work in a team and promote the development of Plant Anatomy through programme development, grantsmanship and cutting-edge research.

· Should not exceed 45 years of age by August 1, 2020.

 

*For the position of Senior Lecturer,

· the candidate should have at least 5 years of relevant experience and should have published at least 10 papers in reputable journals (preferably scopus indexed journals of significant global impact).

· Demonstrate capacity to establish and lead a vibrant research team to win grants for cutting-edge research.

 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Interested applicants should download Application Form UAB FORM 1A from the University of Ghana website: https://www.ug.edu.gh/hrodd/forms/senior-members

 

The complete application pack (Hardcopy) should be sent to:

The College Secretary

College of Basic and Applied Sciences

University of Ghana

Legon,

Accra-Ghana

 

or

soft copy to: cbas@ug.edu.gh

The application pack should contain the following:

• Completed application form for Academic Staff Positions (UAB Form 1A).

• An up to date Curriculum Vitae

• Copies of transcripts, academic and/or professional certificates.

• Names and addresses of three referees