The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) is the largest and comprehensive Open & Distance Electronic Learning (ODeL) University in Zimbabwe that offers lifelong learning in an affordable and flexible manner.
Suitably qualified, experienced and motivated candidates are invited to apply for the above vacant positions that have arisen at the Zimbabwe Open University.
WOMEN CANDIDATES AND THE DIFFERENTLY ABLED PERSONS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
Duties And Responsibilities
- Leading in the development and launching of new programmes;
- Developing and producing Open and Distance Learning materials including writing modules; 3. Tutoring;
- Marking assignments as well as examinations;
- Carrying out research and creative work;
- Promoting the University wide initiatives;
- Coordination of activities for Degree/Master programmes at the Regional Campus;
- Establishing partnerships with industry and local communities;
- Engaging in University teaching, research, community engagement, innovation and industrialization;
- Interfacing with other Faculties; and
- Carrying out any other duties as assigned by the Chairperson of the Department.
Qualifications And Experience
- Master of Science Degree in Water Resources/Agricultural Engineering/Agronomy;
- A Bachelors’ Degree in Agricultural Engineering/Irrigation/Water Management;
- Possession of a PhD in the areas stated above is an added advantage;
- Knowledge of Open and Distance e-Learning would be an added advantage;
- Computer literacy;
- Working experience in a university setting, especially Open and Distance e-Learning is an added advantage;
- A minimum of two (2) years post qualification experience.
How To Apply
Interested and qualified persons should submit their applications consisting of the following documents: application letter, certified educational and professional certificates as well as transcripts and curriculum vitae with contact details (telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) of at least three (3) referees as follows:
- in PDF format as a single document to: email@example.com
- as hard copies which consist of ten (10) sets of each of the above listed documents. All envelopes should clearly indicate the post being applied for.
Please note that, posts 1, 2 & 3 are a re-advertisement. Those who applied previously need not re-apply as they shall be considered. However, they can update their applications if they so wish.
Applications should be addressed to:
The Director, Human Resources
Zimbabwe Open University
P O Box MP 1119
Hand delivered to
Cnr. Machel Ave and L. Takawira St.
NB: Applications should be received not later than 14 August 2022.