Lecturers at Mount Kenya University February, 2021

Job Description

Experience

Description


In pursuit of being a Centre of Excellence in Teaching, Research and Community Service, MKU invites applications from suitably qualified, visionary, competent, dynamic and experienced Academic professionals with impeccable track record to fill the following vacant positions; Professors, Associate Professors, Senior Lecturers, Lecturers and Tutorial Fellows.
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Areas of Specialization

ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat)
Ophthalmology
Pathologist
Medical Physiology
Human Anatomy
Psychiatry and Mental Health
General Surgery
Histology/Cytology
Parasitology/Entomology
Immunology 
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis

SCHOOL OF PHARMACY
Areas of Specialization

Pharmacology
Pharmacognosy
Clinical Pharmacy 

SCHOOL OF NURSING
Area of Specialization

Nursing

SCHOOL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE
Areas of Specialization

Any Clinical Sciences sub- specialty
Forensic Medicine               
Family Health               
Accidents and Emergency Medicine
Health Records and Information Technology

SCHOOL OF PURE AND APPLIED SCIENCES
(DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL HEALTH AND PRODUCTION)
Areas of Specialization

Industrial Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Actuarial Science
Applied Mathematics  
Statistics

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND INFORMATICS
Areas of Specialization

Information Security
Business Information Communication and Technology
Information Technology
Information Science
Artificial Intelligence

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Areas of Specialization

Education
Early Childhood Education
Special needs Education

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
Areas of Specialization

English and Linguistics
Kiswahili
Geography
History
Religious History
Governance and Ethics
Security Studies and Criminology
International Relations
Journalism and Media
Film Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Public Administration and Governance
Mass Media & Communication
Journalism and Mass Communication

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Areas of Specialization

Public Health
Nutrition and Dietetics
Health Systems Management
Food Science and Processing Technology
Environmental Health

SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY, TRAVEL AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
Areas of Specialization

Hospitality Management
Travel and Tourism Management

PARKLANDS LAW CAMPUS
Areas of Specialization

Intellectual Property and ICT Law
International Human Rights and Democracy
International Business and Investment Law
International Energy Law
International Development Law

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS
Areas of Specialization

Finance
Strategic management
Economics
Human resource
Supplies/procurement/purchasing
Economics
Public Administration

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POSITIONS
PROFESSOR

An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from accredited and recognized university.
At least three (3) years teaching experience as the associate professor or equivalent and research experience.
A minimum of sixty (60) equivalent publication points since attaining associate professorship or equivalent of which at least (40) should be from referred scholarly journal.
Supervised a minimum of five (5) postgraduate students to completion at least two at doctoral level.
Registered with the relevant professional body.
Attract research or development funds as an associate professor or equivalent.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from accredited and recognized university.
At least three (3) years teaching experience as senior lecturer or senior researcher/industry experience or equivalent.
A minimum of forty-eight (48) equivalent publication points as senior lecturer or equivalent, of which at least thirty-two (32) should be from referred scholarly journal.
Supervised a minimum of four (4) postgraduate students to completion at least one at doctoral level.
Attracted research or development funds as senior lecturer/senior research fellow.
Registered with the relevant professional body.

SENIOR LECTURERS

An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification (or a master’s degree qualification in special cases) in the relevant field from accredited and recognized university.
At least three (3) years teaching experience as lecturer or six (6) years research/industry experience.
A minimum of thirty-two (32) equivalent publication points as a lecturer or equivalent, of which at least twenty-four (24) should be from referred scholarly journal.
Supervised a minimum of three (3) postgraduate students to completion as a lecturer or equivalent.
Registered with the relevant professional body.

LECTURERS

An earned PhD or equivalent degree qualification in the relevant field from accredited and recognized university.
Registered with the relevant professional body.

OR

A master’s degree in the relevant field from an accredited and recognized university.
With at least three (3) years teaching experience at university level or research or industry.
A minimum of twenty-four (24) publication points of which at least sixteen (16) should be from referred journal papers.

TUTORIAL FELLOWS

Have a Bachelors and Master’s degree qualification from accredited and recognized university in the relevant field;
Be registered for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)or equivalent Doctoral Degree qualification; and
Be registered with the relevant professional body (where applicable).