Vacancies - Department of Animal Biology and Conservation Science

SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

 

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

 

1. LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER* IN ENTOMOLOGY

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Animal Biology or a related discipline and a PhD in Entomology with strong expertise in insect taxonomy and physiology.

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

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

 

2. LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER* IN BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION SCIENCE

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Animal Biology or a related discipline and a PhD in Zoology with strong expertise in Biodiversity and Conservation Science.

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

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

 

3. LECTURER / SENIOR LECTURER* IN AQUATIC BIOLOGY

The preferred candidate must:

· Have a BSc in Animal Biology or a related discipline and a PhD in Zoology with strong expertise in Aquatic Biology or Limnology. Knowledge on vector/water borne diseases would be an added advantage.

· Exhibit capacity to work in a team and promote the development of Animal Biology 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