Teaching Staff (Mountain Top University)


Position: Full-Time
Date posted: Friday, June 5, 2015

Job Summary

The Teaching Staff shall be responsible for university teaching, research and administration.

Job Details

The University shall take off with two colleges in October 2015. There are vacancies for the posts of Professor, Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Lecturer I, Lecturer II and Assistant Lecturer in the University. The two colleges are:

  • College of Basic and Applied Sciences
  • College of Humanities, Management and Social Sciences

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

The departments in the college and the various courses offered are as follows:

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science
DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL SCIENCES
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES, MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

The departments in the college and the various courses offered are as follows:

DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE
  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance
DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
  • Business Administration
  • Industrial Relations
  • Personnel Management
  • Public Administration
DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGES
  • English Language
DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION
  • Religious Studies
DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
  • Economics

Qualification and Experience

S/N Position Qualification/Experience
1 Professor (UASS 7) Candidates must have been Associate Professor for three (3) years and possess a Doctorate degree in the relevant area with at least 10 years of University teaching and research experience. Must have a good record of scholarly publication in reputable journals. Administrative experience is also required.
2 Associate Professor (UASS 6) Candidates must have been Senior lecturers for at least three years and possess a Doctorate degree in relevant areas with at least eight (8) years experience in university teaching and research. Must have a good record of scholarly publication in reputable journals. Administrative experience is also required.
3 Senior Lecturer (UASS 5) Candidates must possess a Doctorate in relevant areas and at least five (5) years experience in university teaching and research experience. Must have a good record of scholarly publication in reputable journals.
4 Lecturer I (UASS 4) Must have a Doctorate Degree in relevant areas with at least four (4) years of teaching and research experience in the relevant areas in a university or comparable institution of higher learning. Candidates must have been lecturer II for at least three years.
5 Lecturer II (UASS 3) Candidates must have a Doctorate Degree in relevant areas with at least three (3) years of teaching and research experience in the relevant areas in a university or comparable institution of higher learning. Scholarly publications in relevant field in reputable journals will be an added advantage.
6 Assistant Lecturer (UASS 2) Candidates must possess a good first degree and a Masters degree in the relevant field. Candidate must have registered for PhD in any recognized University.

Method of Application

Each applicant should submit an application along with 20 copies of signed Curriculum Vitae which should contain:

  • Full Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Permanent Home Address
  • Current Postal Address, Email and Telephone number
  • Marital Status
  • Number and Children (with ages specified)
  • Institutions Attended (With Dates)
  • Academic Qualifications (With Dates)
  • Professional Qualifications (With Dates)
  • Honours, Distinctions and Membership of Learned Societies and Professional bodies
  • Publications, discoveries or inventions (giving all relevant details)
  • Working experience (giving names of institution(s) and dates)
  • Details of administrative, fund-attraction and managerial experience in the University system
  • Specific services to local, national and international communities (giving dates, institution/establishment and status)
  • Present Employment, Status, Salary and Employer
  • Extra-curricular activities; and
  • Names and Addresses of THREE Referees (one of whom should be the head of the establishment where the applicant currently works)
  • All applicants should request their referees to send confidential reports on them in sealed envelopes marked, “Referee’s Report” at the left-hand corner of the envelope directly to the Registrar.

Submission of Application

All applications are to be submitted under confidential cover in a sealed envelope marked at the upper left-hand corner stating the particular post applied for and addressed to:

The Registrar
Mountain Top University
(Beside MFM Prayer City)
Lagos-Ibadan Expressway,
Ogun State
Nigeria

Closing Date

Applications close six weeks from the date of this posting (see top of page for date of posting).