Academic Programme Leaders in ECDE, Multimedia Journalism, International Relations & Diplomacy
|Work Type||FULL TIME/REGULAR|
|Reports to||VICE CHANCELLOR|
|Workstation||RIARA UNIVERSITY (RU)|
|Position Function:||To provide strategic leadership in the named department and deliver lectures to student whilst monitoring their progress|
|General Description:||We seek applicants who have keen pedagogical insight and broad developmental knowledge in the named departments. In addition, the selected candidate should exhibit a high regard for scholarly productivity, rigorous research skills, and a strong passion for teaching.
The chosen candidate will be instrumental in helping to shape a robust program of studies and scholarship in collaboration with policy makers, advocates, and stakeholder agencies.
Key responsibilities include:- teaching professional core courses, curriculum development, and assessment; seeking externally funded research projects and grants; supervising undergraduate internships and community service programmes.
|Academic / Professional Qualifications & Work Experience||Candidates should possess:
. An earned PhD in early childhood education or child development, human development with specialization in child development/early childhood education; Mass Communication/ Multimedia journalism; International Relations and Diplomacy.
. At least three years of full-time teaching at university level.
. Strengths in curriculum knowledge and instructional best practices are also preferred.
. Experience in advising master’s degree candidates.
|Interested and qualified candidates should forward their applications with updated CVs, names and telephone contacts of three professional referees with copies of academic and professional certificates and testimonials to email@example.com. Applications should be received by close of day Friday 18th July 2014.|