University of Pretoria Professor and Head of Department – Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

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University of Pretoria Professor and Head of Department – Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

University of Pretoria

Professor and Head of Department – Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

  • Permanent
  • Full Time
  • PEROMNES JOB LEVEL 004
  • EE/AA, Non EE/AA
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INTRODUCTION

FACULTY OF NATURAL AND AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS PROFESSOR AND HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
PEROMNES JOB LEVEL 004

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Succesful candidate will be responsible for:

The strategic, academic and operational managing of the Department

Strategically developing and marketing the Department to increase its African and international standing

Promoting the Department’s research profile

Ensuring scholarly academic and professional education and training

Fundraising for departmental activities

Improving the Department’s diversity and Employment Equity (EE) profile.

 

CLOSING DATE: 09 April 2021

No application will be considered after the closing date, or if it does not comply with at least the minimum requirements.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • A relevant doctorate with at least ten year’s relevant experience
  • Experience in high-level liaison with internal and external stakeholders and professional associations
  • Academic status and both national and international recognition in the relevant discipline
  • A proven research and publication record and peer recognition
  • An appropriate vision for the Department

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES (SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND BEHAVIOURAL ATTRIBUTES):

  • Managerial skills and competencies
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Diversity management skills
  • The ability to lead research programmes

ADDED ADVANTAGES AND PREFERENCES:

  • A clear statement on how the applicants research and teaching interests fits in with existing activities in the Department
  • Managerial experience at a tertiary institution
  • A strong research record in one of the Department’s research specialisation fields
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SALARY DETAILS

The annual remuneration package will be commensurate with the incumbent’s level of appointment, as determined by UP policy guidelines. UP subscribes to the BESTMED medical aid scheme and contributes 50% of the applicable monthly premium

Location

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University of Pretoria
Cnr. Lynwood Road & RoperStreet, Hillcrest, 0028 Gauteng, South Africa

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