Principal at Taita Taveta University College

Category
Education and Training
Location
Voi (Coast), Kenya
Hours per week
Full Time: 30+
Gender
Indiferente
Candidate
_Principal at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _(A constituent College of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology)_ Taita Taveta University College was established by the Kenya Government through The Taita Taveta University College Order, Legal Notice No. 156 of 18th October 2011 as a constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - formerly the JKUAT Taita Taveta Campus. The University College aims at becoming a world class University of Science and Technology specializing in Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering, Earth and Material Sciences, Environment, Biodiversity and Agriculture, Science, Informatics and Business Studies. The University College is located approximately 350 km South East of Nairobi and 150 km from Mombasa off the Nairobi -Mombasa Highway in Mwatate District of Taita Taveta County. The University College Council seeks to appoint suitable candidates to the positions of; *PRINCIPAL* _Ref: TTUC/1/024/1/2012_ The appointed Principal will be a dynamic, visionary and result oriented person of high ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the Chief Executive of the University College, the Principal will be the Academic, Research and Administrative Head of the College working under the direction of the Council with the following mandates; * Oversee and have overall responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic programs of the University College; * Coordinate the development and implementation of the academic and administrative policies of the University College in accordance with the University College’s Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Maintain efficiency and good order of the University College and ensure proper enforcement of the Statutes and other College Regulations; * Provide innovative and creative leadership in the areas of finance, human resources, planning and infrastructural development, students’ affairs management and community linkages. * Play a key role in the facilitation and maintaining linkages with government/regulatory agencies and other local/international institutions of higher learning * Demonstrate leadership experience in a University environment. * Ability and leadership skills to effectively coordinate the academic and administrative functions in the University College. * Perform other duties as may be allocated by the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be Professors or Associate Professors in the areas of science, technology and related fields, * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Have at least ten (10) years of academic and research experience at senior level and possess demonstrated capacity for leadership in an academic and/or research institution having served as Dean/Director of faculty/school, or leadership in comparable levels; * Be familiar with national, regional and global current trends in provision of higher education; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs and institutional linkages. * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applicants whose professional backgrounds include teaching and administrative experience in reputable international institutions; networking, fund raising and resource mobilization as well as training in management fields will have an added advantage. *Terms & Conditions of Service* Successful candidates for the three positions will be offered a competitive remuneration package, including house allowance, medical benefits, gratuity and other benefits in accordance with the University College Terms and Conditions of Service for Principal and Deputy Principal. The appointments will be for a contractual period of five (5) years renewable once for a further period of five (5) years subject to satisfactory performance appraisal by the University College Council. Applicants should submit detailed curriculum vitae (detailing academic qualifications, professional experience, academic leadership, publications, awards/scholarships/funding, membership to professional associations and linkages), copies of certificates, e-mail addresses, telephone contacts and names, telephone numbers and contact addresses of three referees to the address below quoting the Reference number of the respective advert. The Chairman of the University College Council Taita Taveta University College P. O. Box 635 -80300 Voi, Kenya Website: www.ttuc.ac.ke Applications should be sent to reach on or before Monday 10th September, 2012.
Description
_Principal at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _(A constituent College of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology)_ Taita Taveta University College was established by the Kenya Government through The Taita Taveta University College Order, Legal Notice No. 156 of 18th October 2011 as a constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - formerly the JKUAT Taita Taveta Campus. The University College aims at becoming a world class University of Science and Technology specializing in Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering, Earth and Material Sciences, Environment, Biodiversity and Agriculture, Science, Informatics and Business Studies. The University College is located approximately 350 km South East of Nairobi and 150 km from Mombasa off the Nairobi -Mombasa Highway in Mwatate District of Taita Taveta County. The University College Council seeks to appoint suitable candidates to the positions of; *PRINCIPAL* _Ref:
TTUC/1/024/1/2012_ The appointed Principal will be a dynamic, visionary and result oriented person of high ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the Chief Executive of the University College, the Principal will be the Academic, Research and Administrative Head of the College working under the direction of the Council with the following mandates; * Oversee and have overall responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic programs of the University College; * Coordinate the development and implementation of the academic and administrative policies of the University College in accordance with the University College’s Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Maintain efficiency and good order of the University College and ensure proper enforcement of the Statutes and other College Regulations; * Provide innovative and creative leadership in the areas of finance, human resources, planning and infrastructural development, students’ affairs management and community linkages. * Play a key role in the facilitation and maintaining linkages with government/regulatory agencies and other local/international institutions of higher learning * Demonstrate leadership experience in a University environment. * Ability and leadership skills to effectively coordinate the academic and administrative functions in the University College. * Perform other duties as may be allocated by the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be Professors or Associate Professors in the areas of science, technology and related fields, * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Have at least ten (10) years of academic and research experience at senior level and possess demonstrated capacity for leadership in an academic and/or research institution having served as Dean/Director of faculty/school, or leadership in comparable levels; * Be familiar with national, regional and global current trends in provision of higher education; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs and institutional linkages. * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applicants whose professional backgrounds include teaching and administrative experience in reputable international institutions; networking, fund raising and resource mobilization as well as training in management fields will have an added advantage. *Terms & Conditions of Service* Successful candidates for the three positions will be offered a competitive remuneration package, including house allowance, medical benefits, gratuity and other benefits in accordance with the University College Terms and Conditions of Service for Principal and Deputy Principal. The appointments will be for a contractual period of five (5) years renewable once for a further period of five (5) years subject to satisfactory performance appraisal by the University College Council. Applicants should submit detailed curriculum vitae (detailing academic qualifications, professional experience, academic leadership, publications, awards/scholarships/funding, membership to professional associations and linkages), copies of certificates, e-mail addresses, telephone contacts and names, telephone numbers and contact addresses of three referees to the address below quoting the Reference number of the respective advert. The Chairman of the University College Council Taita Taveta University College P. O. Box 635 -80300 Voi, Kenya Website: www.ttuc.ac.ke Applications should be sent to reach on or before Monday 10th September, 2012.
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As soon as possible
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Country
Kenya
City
Voi (Coast)
Candidate
_Principal at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _(A constituent College of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology)_ Taita Taveta University College was established by the Kenya Government through The Taita Taveta University College Order, Legal Notice No. 156 of 18th October 2011 as a constituent college of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology - formerly the JKUAT Taita Taveta Campus. The University College aims at becoming a world class University of Science and Technology specializing in Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering, Earth and Material Sciences, Environment, Biodiversity and Agriculture, Science, Informatics and Business Studies. The University College is located approximately 350 km South East of Nairobi and 150 km from Mombasa off the Nairobi -Mombasa Highway in Mwatate District of Taita Taveta County. The University College Council seeks to appoint suitable candidates to the positions of; *PRINCIPAL* _Ref: TTUC/1/024/1/2012_ The appointed Principal will be a dynamic, visionary and result oriented person of high ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the Chief Executive of the University College, the Principal will be the Academic, Research and Administrative Head of the College working under the direction of the Council with the following mandates; * Oversee and have overall responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic programs of the University College; * Coordinate the development and implementation of the academic and administrative policies of the University College in accordance with the University College’s Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Maintain efficiency and good order of the University College and ensure proper enforcement of the Statutes and other College Regulations; * Provide innovative and creative leadership in the areas of finance, human resources, planning and infrastructural development, students’ affairs management and community linkages. * Play a key role in the facilitation and maintaining linkages with government/regulatory agencies and other local/international institutions of higher learning * Demonstrate leadership experience in a University environment. * Ability and leadership skills to effectively coordinate the academic and administrative functions in the University College. * Perform other duties as may be allocated by the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be Professors or Associate Professors in the areas of science, technology and related fields, * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Have at least ten (10) years of academic and research experience at senior level and possess demonstrated capacity for leadership in an academic and/or research institution having served as Dean/Director of faculty/school, or leadership in comparable levels; * Be familiar with national, regional and global current trends in provision of higher education; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs and institutional linkages. * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. Applicants whose professional backgrounds include teaching and administrative experience in reputable international institutions; networking, fund raising and resource mobilization as well as training in management fields will have an added advantage. *Terms & Conditions of Service* Successful candidates for the three positions will be offered a competitive remuneration package, including house allowance, medical benefits, gratuity and other benefits in accordance with the University College Terms and Conditions of Service for Principal and Deputy Principal. The appointments will be for a contractual period of five (5) years renewable once for a further period of five (5) years subject to satisfactory performance appraisal by the University College Council. Applicants should submit detailed curriculum vitae (detailing academic qualifications, professional experience, academic leadership, publications, awards/scholarships/funding, membership to professional associations and linkages), copies of certificates, e-mail addresses, telephone contacts and names, telephone numbers and contact addresses of three referees to the address below quoting the Reference number of the respective advert. The Chairman of the University College Council Taita Taveta University College P. O. Box 635 -80300 Voi, Kenya Website: www.ttuc.ac.ke Applications should be sent to reach on or before Monday 10th September, 2012.
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Taita Taveta University College

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