Are you interested in becoming a researcher that contributes to the cutting edge ofknowledge in the field of Mechanical Engineering? Are you inspired by facilitating thelearning of others so that they can apply their knowledge back into the field ofMechanical Engineering, which deals with the sub-disciplines of design,thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, solid mechanics, dynamics,mechatronics, manufacturing and materials science? Do you want to grow into anacademic and researcher in this exciting field? If your answer is yes, then we wouldlike to offer you an exciting opportunity, in collaboration with the Department of HigherEducation’s New General Academic Programme, to join the University of KwaZulu–Natal and become part of our journey to becoming the premier University of AfricanScholarship. The successful candidate will be expected to register for a doctoraldegree at UKZN and will be closely mentored to become an academic through aprogramme designed to assist with early career development.
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These appointments will be made in line with the University guidelines/benchmarkswhich are available on the University Vacancies website onhttp://vacancies.ukzn.ac.za/Academic-Process-Proc-Guides.aspx.
A BSc Engineering or B. Engineering degree in Mechanical EngineeringA Masters degree in Mechanical EngineeringSouth African Citizen