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Job Posting Title

IRC80493

Job Title

LECTURER

Organization Name

SCHOOL OF ANATOMICAL SCIENCES

Department Description

Faculty of Health Sciences

Brief Posting Description

LECTURER
Minimum/ Core Requirements:
The School of Anatomical Sciences wishes to appoint a Lecturer in the field of general Anatomy. It is expected that the appointee will meaningfully contribute to the teaching, research and course development of the School. The school is research orientated and has well-equipped laboratories.
Responsibilities:
Teaching of Anatomy to GEMP (Graduate Entry Medical Programme) and other Anatomy students. The successful candidate will need to teach integrated Morphological Anatomy. The appointee will be responsible for the administration of courses, generation of research papers and participation in the academic activities of the School and the Faculty.
Qualifications and experience:
A degree in Medicine with an appropriate MSc degree or an MSc/PhD in Anatomy is required. Experience in teaching in a Health Sciences context is essential. A proven track record in research will be an advantage.
Remuneration:
Dependent on qualifications and experience. The package includes a provident fund, medical aid and bursaries for self and dependents, subject to University regulations.
Closing Date: 29 June 2019

How To Apply

Please apply via i-Recruitment https://irec.wits.ac.za .

To apply, please submit a covering letter clearly indicating which post you are applying for, a detailed CV with names, addresses, contact numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 referees via i-Recruitment https://irec.wits.ac.za

The University is committed to employment equity. Preference may be given to appointable applicants from the underrepresented designated groups in terms of the relevant employment equity plans and policies of the University. The University retains the right not to make an appointment and to verify all information provided by candidates.

Please note that correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment or to re-advertise.

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    University of Cape Town
     

Job Title

SENIOR LECTURER

Organization Name

Department of Human Biology

Department Description

Faculty of Health Sciences

 

Brief Posting Description

The Department of Human Biology, which is a vibrant multidisciplinary department in the Faculty of Health Sciences, is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Anatomy within the Division of Clinical Anatomy and Biological Anthropology. The Division of Clinical Anatomy and Biological Anthropology is a dynamic division which engages in clinical anatomy, biological and forensic anthropology, as well as, medical education research. The Department has well-equipped laboratories, hosts a large number of postdoctoral research fellows, and has an enthusiastic and diverse postgraduate student community.
The successful candidate will be required to teach, conduct research, participate in social responsiveness activities and contribute to leadership and management.

SENIOR LECTURER
Requirements:
• A PhD in Anatomy or related field or an appropriate clinical degree;
• Experience in teaching anatomy to undergraduate and postgraduate students;
• A proven track record in research publications and conference presentations;
• A proven track record in the supervision of graduated post-graduate students.

Responsibilities:
Teaching
o Design and deliver lectures, tutorials, practicals and assessments in anatomy to Science, MBChB, Health and Rehabilitation Science undergraduate and BMedSc(Hons) students and other relevant postgraduate courses;
o Work with cadavers in dissection halls;
o Supervise/co-supervise post-graduate students (Honours, Masters and Doctorate);
o Assist in curriculum development and review.

Research
o Conceptualise, lead and execute research projects in anatomy and related disciplines;
o Develop/expand research collaborations both nationally and internationally;
o Raise research funding, apply for grants from appropriate national and international funding bodies;
o Establish and maintain a productive research group;
o Mentor post-doctoral research fellows.

Leadership, management and administration
o Perform other leadership, management and administrative functions related to teaching and research (i.e. convene courses, manage research teams, manage funding for research, monitor operational expenses, write progress reports, etc) at Divisional, Departmental, Faculty and University level;
o When required, be prepared to lead and manage activities within the Division, Department, Faculty and/or
University;
o Actively contribute to the transformation imperatives of the University of Cape Town.

Social responsiveness
o Participate and initiate social responsiveness activities within the Institution.
The annual remuneration package for 2019, including benefits: R834 707
For further information regarding this position, contact Professor Malcolm Collins - Head of Department of Human Biology,
email malcolm.collins@uct.ac.za
To apply, please e-mail the below documents in a single pdf file to Ms Vathiswa Mbangi at recruitment05@uct.ac.za:
- UCT Application Form (download at http://forms.uct.ac.za/hr201.doc)
- A letter of motivation detailing suitability for this post
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Please ensure the title and reference number are indicated in the subject line.
An application which does not comply with the above requirements will be regarded as incomplete.
Telephone: 021 650 3003 Website: www.health.uct.ac.za
Reference number: E19237 Closing date: 12 July 2019
UCT is committed to the pursuit of excellence, diversity and redress in achieving its equity targets. Our Employment
Equity Policy is available at http://www.uct.ac.za/downloads/uct.ac.za/about/policies/eepolicy.pdf. For this post we seek particularly to attract black (i.e. African, Coloured or Indian) South African candidates.

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