The University of KwaZulu-Natal is one of the top Universities in South Africa and in the top500 Universities globally. The School of Life Sciences is well established with a strongresearch profile and has a large number of undergraduate and postgraduate students.The School offers a vibrant educational and research environment in Life Sciences, withstrong national and international collaborative research linkages.In order to strengthen its teaching and research capabilities in the area of Cellular Biology,the School seeks to appoint an academic with expertise in Eukaryotic Cellular Biology(structure and function) and Animal Biotechnology. S/he will be expected to contributeactively to teaching and research in his/her area of specialization. Preference will begiven to those applicants whose research complements and expands existing programsin the School and University.
Responsibilities + Skills
Demonstrated ability to attract external research fundsA current and sustained research record of publications in peer-reviewed in ISI/DoHETaccredited journals appropriate for the level.
A relevant PhD degree in Animal Cell Biology / BiotechnologyExperience in teaching at a tertiary institution