Professor Or Associate Professor For The JCI Chair In Minera

Job Description

The University is seeking a suitably qualified person to fill a vacant position of Professor (or Associate Professor) for the JCI Chair in Mineral Resources and Reserves, preferably in geostatistics or mine planning with a focus on resources-to-reserves conversion.The School of Mining Engineering provides quality education towards the bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering. It also has a particularly strong postgraduate programme that includes coursework with courses on the evaluation of Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves.The School has some full-time and part-time research students that undertake research in the evaluation of Mineral Resources and Reserves. The part-time students generally are working full-time in the mining industry and often carry out research relevant to their employer organizations.Qualifications and Experience: An earned doctoral degree with a focus on the field of evaluation of Mineral Resources and Reserves (preferably in geostatistics); professional registration or eligibility for professional registration; suitable teaching experience; a good publications track record; high national and/or international standing in the evaluation of Mineral Resources and Reserves.

Responsibilities + Skills

Contribute to the development of the professional discipline; lecturing at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels; conduct research and supervise postgraduate students; fund-raise to sustain the Chairs research activities; contribute to the administrative functioning of the School and perform other duties as assigned by the Head of School.

Education

An earned doctoral degree with a focus on the field of evaluation of Mineral Resources and Reserves (preferably in geostatistics); professional registration or eligibility for professional registration; suitable teaching experience; a good publications track record; high national and/or international standing in the evaluation of Mineral Resources and Reserves.

Experience

Job Summary

  • Published on: Tuesday, 16th June 2020
  • Designation: Professor or Associate Professor for the JCI Chair in Mineral Resources and Reserves
  • industry: Miscellaneous
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: 0
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Tuesday, 16th June 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: university of the witwatersrand.
  • Address: Ground Floor - Solomon Mahlangu House (formerly Senate House) Jorissen Street Braamfontein 2000
  • Website: www.wits.ac.za
  • Company Profile:
  • At the Senior Lecturer Level, a PhD is essential. The successful candidate will have a record of scholarship/teaching and be research active in Applied Mechanics. S/he will conduct and supervise research at all levels. The successful candidate will have a proven record of interactions with industry and the profession. A record of substantial research funding will be advantageous.The successful candidate at any level will have a good knowledge of the basic material pertaining to undergraduate Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering courses, and the background to be able to be registered as a Professional Engineer, if not already registered in South Africa.

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