Professor and Academic Head of Department: Geology (EKE343/2469)
R1029 000 per annum plus annual allowance


5 year term renewable

PhD degree in a relevant field of specialisation.
Proven experience in the delivery of poster or oral presentations at conferences or equivalent activities.
A proven research record of relevant publications in national and international accredited journals.

Evidence of having the ability to obtain and manage research funding.

Experience as external examiner for masters’ and doctoral students.

Act as editorial board member of high-quality international journals.

Proven international recognition for specialist expertise and research leadership in a particular area

of academic scholarship.

An NRF rating of C1 or C2 or equivalent status.

Demonstrated successful supervision of graduated master's and preferably graduated doctoral


Proven experience in delivering keynote addresses at national scholarly conferences.

Serve as a member of an international scholarly society



Assumption of duties:

1 January 2019.


Closing date:

18 October 2018.


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