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Assistant Professor



College of Science

Opening Date


Closing Date


Job Category


Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Experience

2 Years

Minimum Qualification



The Department of Chemistry invites applications from outstanding individuals for a faculty positions in the fields of  Physical Chemistry at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Complete applications must be uploaded online at  as soon as possible. Successful candidates may commence duties in September 2021 or January 2022.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence in teaching and research. Successful candidates are expected to:

  • Teach both undergraduate and postgraduate level courses.
  • Supervise both undergraduate and postgraduate projects.
  • Engage in scholarly research activities leading to publications in refereed international journals.
  • Play an important role in research, curriculum development, graduate supervision and attracting research funding.


The minimum requirements for the position are:

  • Qualification: 

       BSc and PhD in Physical Chemistry with a firm grasp of the fundamentals of this discipline.

  • Teaching Experience:

At least 2 years of teaching and research experience in a recognized academic institution. All teaching is in English.

  • Scholarship:

Research contributions must be demonstrated through publication in international peer-reviewed journals.


  • Attractive tax-free base salary
  • Free furnished accommodation
  • A renewable contract
  • End-of-service gratuity
  • Subsidized schooling for up to two children
  • 60 days’ annual leave with return air tickets for the staff, eligible spouse and three children below 18 years
  • Free medical services in government hospitals in country in accordance with the regulations.