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University of Limpopo: Jobs / Vacancies (Mar 2020) – Professor

University of Limpopo hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Professor. The application will close on 23rd March 2020.

Location: Limpopo

University of Limpopo advertised post is as follows:

  • Professor / Associate Professor (Head of Department) Optometry Ref: YB37 (One position)


  • A PhD Degree in Optometry or equivalent.
  • Must be registered with HPCSA as Optometrist with diagnostic privileges.
  • 5 years’ experience in successful teaching and scholarship at a senior level.
  • At least 10 publications in accredited research journals for Associate Professor/ and 15 publications for Full Professor.
  • Successful supervision/co-supervision of at least 5 Masters research projects and 2 PhDs for a Full Professor.
  • Successful supervision/co-supervision of at least 5 Masters/Doctoral research projects for Associate Professor.
  • Evidence of administrative or industrial experience.
  • Ability to function well within a team.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in clinical supervision of undergraduates.

How to apply

Typed applications which should contain the ref No YB37, comprehensive curriculum vitae, certified copies of all qualifications and contact details of three referees should be forwarded, for the attention of Ms NW Mthonti to the Chief Human Resources Officer, Private Bag x1106 Sovenga, 0727 or e-mail applications, in MS Word format, to nomusa.[email protected]

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