- About the University
Achievers University is a private institution located in Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria.With its serene and aesthetically pleasing landscape, the University, which commenced academic activities in 2008, is highly committed to providing an enabling environment for the nurturing of competent, quality and value-driven graduates who will be self-reliant, highly productive and globally relevant in every sphere of human endeavour. Achievers University currently operates two colleges: the College of Natural and Applied Sciences, and the College of Social and Management Sciences. The University curricula are enriched with state-of-the-art facilities in the areas of information and communication technology, entrepreneurship and vocational training, and professional training and development.
Achievers University offers the following undergraduate programmes:
COLLEGE OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES (CONAS)
Biology, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Mathematics,Statistics,Computer Science and Information Systems,Chemistry,Industrial Chemistry,Biochemistry, Medical Laboratory Science, Physics, Physics and Electronics, Geology, Nursing
COLLEGE OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES (COSMAS)
Accounting,Banking and Finance,Business Administration, Marketing, Economics,Political Science,International Relations,Geography and Planning, Public Administration, Criminology, Sociology, Mass Communication.
A. Senior academic positions in all academic programmes:
ii. Associate Professor
iii. Senior Lecturer
B. Senior non-teaching positions:
i. Director of Works and Maintenance
ii. Head, Corporate Affairs Unit
iii.Head, Information and Communication Technology Unit
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
A. SENIOR ACADEMIC POSITIONS Professor
Candidates must possess a PhD with at least ten years’ post-qualification experience in teaching, research and postgraduate supervision, as well as a strong record of substantial publications in reputable international journals. In addition, candidates must have a good measure of academic leadership and an understanding of university governance.
Associate Professor (Reader)
As above, but with not less than eight years of university teaching and research experience with a good record of scholarly publications in reputable journals. Candidates must also possess some measure of academic leadership and an understanding of university governance.
As above, but with at least six years’ post-qualification experience in teaching, research and academic administration.
B. SENIOR NON-TEACHING POSITIONS
i. Director of Works and Maintenance Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, preferably Civil, and must be fully registered with an appropriate professional body, with at least 12 years’ post-qualification experience in a higher institution or corporate organisation.
ii. Head, Corporate Affairs Unit Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication or other related discipline, with at least ten years’ post-qualification experience in print or broadcast media. Possession of a Master’s degree in Mass Communication or a related discipline and membership of professional bodies will be an added advantage.
iii. Head, Information and Communication Technology Unit Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Telecommunication Engineering or other related disciplines with at least 10 years’ post-qualification experience in a higher institution or corporate organisation. Possession of a Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline and membership of professional bodies will be an added advantage.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Candidates are required to submit their applications and curricula vitae, including names and addresses of three referees, to:
Achievers University P.M.B.
1030 Owo Ondo State
Alternatively, candidates could send soft copies of their applications and curricula vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants should request their referees to forward their reports under separate and confidential cover directly to the above address.
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