Senior Lecturer at Africa Nazarene University (ANU)

Job Description


Africa Nazarene University is an American private Christian University in Nairobi, Kenya, and an affiliate of The Church of the Nazarene Colleges and Universities around the world.

Job Description/Requirements
This senior academic position reports to the Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

A PhD or equivalent degree qualification in Counseling/Clinical Psychology from a recognized/accredited university.

At least three (3) years of teaching experience at the university level as a Lecturer or Senior Researcher or six (6) years research/industry experience.

A minimum of thirty two (32) publication points as a Lecturer or equivalent, of which at least twenty four (24) should be from refereed scholarly journals.

National, Regional and International recognition for research.

Supervised at least three (3) post-graduate students to completion as a Lecturer or equivalent.

Attracted research funds as a Senior Lecturer/Senior Research Fellow.

General Expectations:

Registered with the relevant professional body.

Demonstrated Teaching skills as evidenced by student evaluation and peer reviews.

Demonstrated evidence of success in some major non-teaching responsibilities at the University or other reputable organization will be an added advantage.

Key duties and responsibilities:

Ability to contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high-quality curriculum

Ability to review curriculum and course outlines and develop course and lesson plans.

Ability to prepare contact learning and online course materials and teaching aids.

Ability to employ various teaching methods (such as field studies, group activities, assignments, laboratory sessions, off class activities etc.) to help student learning and deliver course content.

Developing learning assessment plans.

Ability to supervise undergraduate students, graduate students, internship, and research work.

Conducting research in a field of knowledge and publishing findings in professional journals, books, or electronic media.

Advising students on academic, career, and any other related issues when required.

Attending conferences, workshops and seminars, industrial linkages and market outreach visits or related when required.

A Scholar contributing to the public good

Personal attributes and competencies:

Demonstrated alignment to the mission and vision of Africa Nazarene University

Student centered approach to teaching and learning

Displays high commitment to work

Excellent communication skills

Excellent interpersonal, organizing and planning skills

Excellent research writing skills