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  • Job Title: LECTURER (Plant Physiology) (Ref: UNESWAAC 29/21)
  • Report To: Head of Department
  • Closing Date: 05-Feb-2021

Qualification and Experience:

• A PhD in Botany/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology.
• University teaching or research experience.
• Previous work involving Botany and Biotechnology or related field will be an added advantage.


1. To teach Ecology and other Biotechnology related courses at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels;
2. To supervise Postgraduate and Undergraduate research;
3. To conduct research in the discipline; and
4. To engage in Community Service.

Appointment Terms:

Local Candidates
Permanent and Pensionable service after successful completion of two years on probation; 10% Recruitment and Retention Allowance, Housing/Housing allowance and Medical Aid contribution.

Expatriate Candidates
Two-year contract with a possibility for renewal by mutual consent subject to satisfactory performance plus Gratuity, 10% Recruitment and Retention Allowance, Housing/Housing Allowance, Medical Aid contribution and relocation expenses.


Applications should be sent to:
The Registrar
University of Eswatini
Private Bag 4


Only applications with the following shall be considered:
• An application letter
• A detailed CV
• Certified copies of academic and professional qualifications
• Certified copies of academic transcripts
• Names of three referees with their current email addresses

Due to the large volume of applications we receive, it is not possible to respond to each application individually. Should you not receive correspondence from the University FOUR (4) MONTHS after the closing date, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

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