The School has an active group of academic staff contributing to research andteaching in the fields of physical and human geography (political ecology, economic,natural resource management, urban/rural, migration and conflict), and seeks anindividual who will help in strengthening its activities in human geography. Theincumbent will be tasked with teaching in their field of expertise and related humangeography fields. Preference will be given to candidates with a background andknowledge in geographies of tourism. The incumbent will be required to teach bothundergraduate and post-graduate courses at all levels using curricula in keeping withmodern developments in that field. In addition to teaching, s/he will be expected todevelop and maintain an active research programme that will involve supervision ofpostgraduate students and attract external funding. S/he will also be expected to beinvolved in the School administration and outreach activities.
Responsibilities + Skills
A masters in Geography or relevant fieldTwo years post Masters research experienceA current and sustained research publication record in peer-reviewed
Successful supervision of postgraduate students at Masters and PhD levelsEvidence of attracting external research funds
A PhD in an appropriate Geography sub-disciplineExperience in teaching at a tertiary institution