Job Vacancy For Professor

Central University, a Chartered Christian University invites applications from qualified persons to occupy the positions of Professor in the following Schools/ Faculties and Disciplines:

Schools/Faculties And Disciplines:
Central Business School
Vacancies are available in the following Departments:

• Department of Accounting
• Department of Banking and Finance (only PhD holders)
• Department of Human Resources Management (only PhD holders; also others with Labour Law specialization)
• Department of Management and Public Administration (with specialization in Contract, Business law and Public Administration only)

Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences
Vacancies are available in the following Departments:

• Department of Economics (only PhD holders with specialization in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics may be considered).
• Department of Communication Studies

School Of Applied Sciences:
Department of Physician Assistantship
Vacancies are available in the following teaching Disciplines:

• Emergency Medicine
• Anatomy
• Psychiatry
• Surgery
• Clinical Psychology
• Pediatrics
• Obstetrics/Gynecology
• Public Health

Department of Nursing
Vacancies are available in the following teaching Disciplines:

• Mental Health
• Public Health
• Midwifery
• Medical Surgical Nursing

Department of Civil Engineering
Vacancies are available in the following teaching Disciplines:

• Structural Engineering
• Transportation Engineering
• Engineering Mathematics and Computing
• Hydraulic Engineering
• Environmental Engineering
• Department of Architecture
• Vacancies are available in the following teaching Disciplines:
• Urban Design
• Digital Design Management
• Architectural Theory
• Environmental Design
• Sustainable Architecture

School Of Pharmacy
The vacancies are available in the following Disciplines:

• Pharmaceutical Microbiology
• Pharmaceutics
• Pharmacology Clinical
• Pharmacy
• Pharmacognosy

1) Applicants for any of the positions in the School of Pharmacy must have a basic degree in Pharmacy and PharmD or BPharm, Ph.D./MPhil degree in relevant discipline.
2) Applicants on the grade of Senior Lecturers and Professors may be considered for appointment as Heads of Department in the relevant areas of specialization.

Faculty Of Law

• Ph.D. or LL.M in any area of Law
• Experience in legal practice and/or teaching at a Law Faculty or Law School would be an added advantage

Main Responsibilities

• Research and teaching, project work/internship supervision, academic counseling and any other relevant responsibility that may be assigned.
• Must be prepared to lecture in all our three major sessions - morning, evening and week-end and at our campuses located at Miotso, Mataheko and Kumasi.
• Applications to the professoriate must note that the University will submit their dossier for assessment before professorial appointments will be made based on assessment results.

Qualification Required & Experience

Candidates must:

• Satisfy the academic qualifications for the professorial rank
• Have at least fifteen (15) publications as Associate Professor or must have a total of twenty-four (24) since appointment as a lecturer
• Have taught for a minimum of five (5) years as Associate Professor or have considerable number of years of teaching/research experience/publications with a University or a comparable institution.
• Be able to produce considerable evidence of research activity


• Capability in computer applications like Microsoft Suite
• Capability in the use of Search Engines for research
• Demonstrate teaching history/potential

Location: Accra

How to Apply For the Job

Interested persons with the requisite qualification(s) and related work experience should submit:

• Employment application forms either by downloading from or from the office of the Director, Human Resource Directorate, Miotso Campus
• Application letter
• A 2-page statement indicating how one intends to use the period in office to address relevant issues to ensure that the University achieves its Vision and mission to:

P.O.BOX 2305


Completed application forms should be submitted to the Human Resources Directorate, Central University, Miotso (near Dawhenya, off the Accra-Aflao Road).

For further enquiries, please call: 0303-318580 / 0302-935687 / 0289-546164/5

Closing Date: 30 July, 2017