Uganda Christian University

Lecturer-Social Sciences (2 Positions)

  • Full Time

Job Code:
Posted On:
Closing On:
Tuesday, 14th May 2019
Friday, 24th May 2019
Academics Affairs

Job Type:

Full Time

Bachelor’s Degree


Job Description:
Job Title:                    Lecturer-Social Sciences (2 Positions)

Department:               Social Sciences

Salary Scale:              CUM 5

Reports to:                 Head of Department

Responsible for:        Tutorial Assistant

Main duties and responsibilities

Teaching normal workload of between 18 – 21 hours per semester.
Prepare course outlines for all courses taught according to the University format.
Prepare assessment tools and marking guides accordingly.
Teaching and assessment of students in accordance with the University’s curriculum.
Expected to be present for all lectures.
Maintenance of regular office hours for attending to students’ questions and advising students on academic issues.
Participation in regular academic and administrative meetings.
To chair and participate on ad-hoc or volunteer committees from time to time.
Supervising students on placements – internships, research papers and projects.
Should be willing to uphold the University’s instruments of Christian Identity.
Any other official duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department
Preferred Skills:
Qualifications and experience:

Must have a Master’s degree preferably in Social Sciences, Social work and Social Administration or Sociology from a recognized institution of higher learning .
Must have at least a Bachelor’s degree preferably in Social Sciences /Sociology or Bachelor of Social work and social administration from a recognized institution of higher learning.
Must have University teaching experience at the rank of Lecturer, Assistant Lecturer for at least two (2) years, or Tutorial Assistant for at least three (3) years.
Must have at least one scholarly article or publication OR should have undertaken at least one research project/ paper.
Must be a person of high integrity.
Must be a committed and practicing Christian.
A person of high integrity.
Application Method:

Send two (2) copies of an application letter together with an updated Curriculum Vitae and three references (Academic, Pastoral & Leadership).
Two (2) copies of certified academic and professional certificates and transcripts
Please Note: Applications sent online should have all the attachments as ONE PDF document otherwise they will not be considered.

The Director, Human Resource & Administration

The College Secretary
Uganda Christian University

Uganda Christian University
Pilkington Building

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