Deputy Principal – Academic, Research and Outreach at Taita Taveta University College

Category
Education and Training
Location
Voi (Coast), Kenya
Hours per week
Full Time: 30+
Gender
Indiferente
Candidate
_Deputy Principal – Academic, Research and Outreach at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _Taita Taveta University College_ _(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; *DEPUTY PRINCIPAL – ACADEMIC, RESEARCH AND OUTREACH* _Ref: TTUC/1/024/2/2012:_ The appointed Deputy Principal, Academic, Research and Outreach will be a visionary, dynamic and result - oriented academician with a strong research orientation. The successful candidate will work under the guidance of the Principal and will be responsible for all academic, research and outreach matters and programs including student welfare matters. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the head of the University College’s academic and research working under the direction of the Principal and the Council with the following mandates; * In coordination with the Principal have responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic and research programs of the University College; * Assist the Principal in the development and implementation of the academic and research policies of the University College in accordance with the Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Perform other duties as may be directed by the Principal and the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be a Professor or Associate Professor in areas of science, technology and related fields. * Should have at least eight years’ experience in a senior academic position. * Must have held a senior administrative position in a University set up * He or she must have demonstrated capacity for progressive and innovative leadership in technological areas and have the ability to promote learning, teaching, research and development. * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. * Be familiar with the education and development policies of Government of Kenya and be aware of the trends in higher education worldwide. * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. *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
_Deputy Principal – Academic, Research and Outreach at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _Taita Taveta University College_ _(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; *DEPUTY PRINCIPAL – ACADEMIC, RESEARCH AND OUTREACH* _Ref: TTUC/1/024/2/2012:_ The appointed Deputy Principal, Academic, Research and Outreach will be a visionary, dynamic and result - oriented academician with a strong research orientation. The successful candidate will work under the guidance of the Principal and will be responsible for all academic, research and outreach matters and programs including student welfare matters. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the head of the University College’s academic and research working under the direction of the Principal and the Council with the following mandates; * In coordination with the Principal have responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic and research programs of the University College; * Assist the Principal in the development and implementation of the academic and research policies of the University College in accordance with the Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Perform other duties as may be directed by the Principal and the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be a Professor or Associate Professor in areas of science, technology and related fields. * Should have at least eight years’ experience in a senior academic position. * Must have held a senior administrative position in a University set up * He or she must have demonstrated capacity for progressive and innovative leadership in technological areas and have the ability to promote learning, teaching, research and development. * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. * Be familiar with the education and development policies of Government of Kenya and be aware of the trends in higher education worldwide. * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. *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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Start date
As soon as possible
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Country
Kenya
City
Voi (Coast)
Candidate
_Deputy Principal – Academic, Research and Outreach at Taita Taveta University College in Voi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ _Taita Taveta University College_ _(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; *DEPUTY PRINCIPAL – ACADEMIC, RESEARCH AND OUTREACH* _Ref: TTUC/1/024/2/2012:_ The appointed Deputy Principal, Academic, Research and Outreach will be a visionary, dynamic and result - oriented academician with a strong research orientation. The successful candidate will work under the guidance of the Principal and will be responsible for all academic, research and outreach matters and programs including student welfare matters. *Duties and Responsibilities* As the head of the University College’s academic and research working under the direction of the Principal and the Council with the following mandates; * In coordination with the Principal have responsibility on the direction, organization and the administration of academic and research programs of the University College; * Assist the Principal in the development and implementation of the academic and research policies of the University College in accordance with the Master Plan and Strategic Plan * Perform other duties as may be directed by the Principal and the University College Council from time to time. *Requirements:* Applicants must; * Be holders of a PhD and be a Professor or Associate Professor in areas of science, technology and related fields. * Should have at least eight years’ experience in a senior academic position. * Must have held a senior administrative position in a University set up * He or she must have demonstrated capacity for progressive and innovative leadership in technological areas and have the ability to promote learning, teaching, research and development. * Be well published and academic leaders in their areas of specialization; * Possess ability to plan, develop and implement academic programs * Be registered with and be active members of professional associations in their areas of specialization; * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. * Be familiar with the education and development policies of Government of Kenya and be aware of the trends in higher education worldwide. * Have good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism. *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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