Nelson Mandela University reserves the right not to make an appointment. In considering candidates for appointment into advertised posts, preference will be accorded to persons from a designated group in accordance with the approved Nelson Mandela University Employment Equity Plan.

SENIOR LECTURER / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR CRIMINAL AND PROCEDURAL LAW (8966056)

Overview

Reference
8966056

Salary
ZAR/month

Job Location
- South Africa -- Nelson Mandela Bay Metro -- Port Elizabeth

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
Monday, October 12, 2020

Closing date
23 Oct 2020 23:59


CORE PURPOSE OF JOB

 The core purpose of this academic post is to facilitate and administer the learning process for students in modules presented by the Faculty of Law at Nelson Mandela University at undergraduate and postgraduate level, to conduct research, contribute to community engagement and to be involved in the core functions of the university.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

  • Facilitate effective teaching and learning at undergraduate and postgraduate level, specifically in Criminal and Procedural Law modules, including Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Law of Evidence, Legal Practice and general law enforcement modules
  • Assume responsibility for course materials, lectures, tutorials and assessment of law modules, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  • Contribute to programme management and curriculum development.
  • Successful research supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students in Criminal and Procedural Law.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of the research strategy for the Department of Criminal and Procedural Law
  • Be able to perform independent research and publish in peer reviewed journals
  • Perform administrative duties and contribute to the achievement of the Faculty of Law’s strategic plan

CORE COMPETENCIES

 
  • Sound knowledge in the theory and application of Criminal and Procedural Law, specifically Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Law of Evidence, Legal Practice and general law enforcement modules
  • Experience in facilitating teaching and learning at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  • Ability to design course material
  • Contribute to the creation of knowledge through research and publications.
  • Experience in research supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  • Strong communication, administrative and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact successfully with internal and external stakeholders.
 

REQUIREMENTS

 

Minimum Requirements

Senior Lecturer Level: 

An LLD or PHD in a sub-discipline in Criminal and Procedural Law or equivalent

1 - 5 years’ experience in a teaching, learning and research environment

Proven record of accepted peer-reviewed publications

Associate Professor Level: 

An LLD or PHD in a sub-discipline in Criminal and Procedural Law or equivalent

At least  3 - 7 years’ experience in a teaching, learning and research environment

Proven record of accepted peer-reviewed publications and research supervision

 

Disclaimer:

 No applicant would be accepted after the closing date (Friday 31 July 2020).  

 Nelson Mandela University reserves the right not to make an appointment. In considering candidates for appointment into the advertised posts, preference will be accorded to persons from a designated group in accordance with the approved Nelson Mandela University Employment Equity Plan.

 

 


Contact information

Ntombebhongo Somana


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