Director Of The Centre For Sexualities, Aids And Gender

Job Description

The successful candidate will have academic, managerial and administrative responsibilities and will work closely with the Deanery in Humanities. The Director will also work with a range of stakeholders within the University (beyond Humanities) and with non-university partners and practitioners.

Responsibilities will include:
Providing vision and leadership in respect of the CSA & G at the University of Pretoria;
Collaborating actively within the faculty and across the University, as well as working within a national, regional and international context;
Providing leadership in respect of the research related to the CSA & G; and
Fundraising for the work of the CSA&G.

A PhD with a specialised interest in the intersections of Sexualities, AIDS and Gender. HIV and AIDS work remains a key component of the CSA & G;
Experience in GBV;
A successful track record at this level with proven, on-going excellence in research and postgraduate supervision, academic extra-curricula work, and community engagement;
Proven ability to raise substantial research and programmatic funding is essential;
Appropriate experience in liaising with internal and external stakeholders.

Responsibilities + Skills

Appropriate communication and language skills;Understanding of gender and social justice;Proven strategic development, planning and implementation skills;Facilitation and negotiation skills;Good interpersonal, change management, and conflict management skills;


Managerial / administrative experience relevant to the higher education environment;Demonstrable administrative skills;An understanding of the vision of the Faculty and a commitment to achieve the strategic goals of the University.


The Director of the CSA & G is a term appointment for four years and is renewable based on a combination of performance and funding. The Director of the CSA & G also forms part of the Executive Management team of the Faculty and reports to the Dean of the Faculty.

Job Summary

  • Published on: Monday, 9th December 2019
  • Designation: Director of the Centre for Sexualities, Aids and Gender
  • industry: Education
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Pretoria
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Monday, 9th December 2019

About the Company

  • Company Name: University of Pretoria.
  • Address: University of Pretoria Private bag X20 Hatfield 0028 South Africa
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