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Lecturer (Physics)

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Job Code: 00452018
Posted On:
Closing On:
Wednesday, 5th December 2018
Thursday, 20th December 2018
Category: Education
Department: Academics Affairs
Location: Mbale
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Graduate Degree
Pay Rate: CUM 5

Job Description:

Job Title:       Lecturer (Physics)

Salary Scale:  CUM 5

Location:       Mbale

Reports to:    Head of Department

Division:        Principal

Main duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Teach at undergraduate level in areas allocated by the Head of Department.
  2. Carry out research, teaching, mentoring, and administration within the Department.
  3. Engage with the broader scholarly and professional communities.
  4. Contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high-quality curriculum.
  5. Assist in the development of learning materials and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance
  6. Class preparation, teaching and evaluation of students in accordance with the University curriculum.
  7. Supervising students’ placements, internships and research papers.
  8. Ad-hoc administrative tasks including and not limited to participating in various student activities e.g. attending Department meetings.
  9. Setting and marking course works and final examinations.
  10. Assisting in supervising of exams to ensure that exams are done according to rules and regulations.
  11. Advising students on academic and other related issues.
  12. Any other official duties as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time.

Preferred Skills:



Qualification & Experience:

  1. Master of Science in Physics from a reorganized institution of higher learning.
  2. Bachelors of Science or Education specializing in Physics from a recognized institution of higher learning
  3. 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.
  4. Must have at least one scholarly article or publication OR should have undertaken at least one research paper.
  5. Should be a mature and committed Christian.
  6. Should have strong oral and written communication skills.
  7. Must be self driven and able to work under minimum supervision.


Application Method:

  1. Send two (2) copies of an application letter clearly demonstrating suitability together with an updated Curriculum Vitae and three (Academic, Leadership, Pastoral) references.
  2. Attach copies of academic and professional certificates and transcripts.
  3. Please Note: Applications sent online should have all the attachments as ONE PDF document otherwise they will not be considered.
To: Or:
The Director, Human Resource & Administration The College Secretary
Uganda Christian University Uganda Christian University
Pilkington Building Mbale University College
Po Box 4, Mukono Po Box 189, Mbale
Email: jobs@ucu.ac.ug St. Andrew’s Cathedral Mbale

5:00pm Thursday, 20th December 2018

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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