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 in Quantity Surveying (4854)

Overview

Reference
4854

Salary
ZAR/month

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

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
Friday, October 09, 2020

Closing date
23 Oct 2020 23:59


CORE PURPOSE OF JOB

The core purpose of the Senior Lecturer in Quantity Surveying is to create, develop and facilitate the acquisition of knowledge and skills by learners in order that they are able to function effectively within the profession and as productive members of the broader society.

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

 

Learning and Teaching which involves:

  •           Teaching, instruction, guidance and facilitation
  •           Assisting and supporting students in their learning
  •           Refining and developing new learning programmes and modules
  •           The professional development of teaching practice and reflecting on the impact of teaching practices on student learning

 

Research and Creative Works which involves:

  •           The creation of new knowledge through

-                  Own research

-                  Supervising postgraduate students

  •           Working on the frontiers of a discipline to advance understanding
  •           Bringing new and interdisciplinary knowledge together to understand and solve problems

 

Academic Engagement which involves:

  •           Actively contributing to the work of the university (mentoring, planning, governance, leadership, committee membership, administration); that is, internal service
  •           Using professional expertise and applying knowledge to advance understanding and solve problems (external service), preferably in partnership with communities/organizations, etc.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

 

 

Learning and teaching:

  •           Ability to facilitate learning at undergraduate and postgraduate levels
  •           In-depth knowledge in the theory and application of quantity surveying
  •           Ability to use appropriate teaching and assessment practices
  •           Ability to engage in activities to develop & reflect on teaching practices

 

Research:

  •           Ability to supervise Honours and Masters students
  •           Ability to produce peer reviewed publications

 

Academic engagement:

  •           Ability to network with relevant with communities/organizations, etc.
  •           Ability to contribute to the departmental administration
  •           Ability to work well with other members in the department
  •           Ability to participate in developing industry partnerships
  •           Have strong interpersonal and communication skills (Applicants will be required to present a short lecture during the interview session to evaluate his/her communication skills)

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

 

In order to be considered for this appointment, candidates should:

  • Have a relevant Doctoral degree OR, a Masters with professional registration with the SACQSP
  • Substantial experience (5 years) in facilitating learning of a high quality at undergraduate level and some experience at a postgraduate level
  • Proven record of research outputs, including accepted peer-reviewed publications (5 year rolling average of 1 unit per year)
  • Proven record of in supervising BSc Honours, Masters and/or Doctoral candidates
  • Preferably be registered with the South African Council for the Quantity Surveying Profession (SACQSP)

 

 

Disclaimer:

 No applicant would be accepted after the closing date (Friday 23 October 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

Lubabalo Mgedezi


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