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Job Vacancy For Provosts At Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Posted on: August 2nd, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

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THE COUNCIL of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and TechnologyKwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology KNUST Kumasi, announces for the information of the Academic Community and the General Public, vacancies for the Position of PROVOSTS to the following Colleges of the University:

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE
COLLEGE OF ART AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Position
The Provost is the Head of the College. The Provost shall be responsible for providing leadership to the College and for maintaining and promoting the efficiency and good governance of the College in accordance with policies and procedures prescribed by the Act and Statutes of the University.

Terms of Appointment:

• The Appointment, which is full-time, shall be for THREE (3) YEARS in the first instance and may be subject to renewal for another term of Three (3) Years, altogether making a maximum of Six (6) Years. The Candidate may opt to be a Faculty Member after serving the Six-Year Term before attaining the statutory retiring age of 60
• The Successful Applicant shall be expected to assume duty by September 01, 2013.
• Salary and fringe benefits attached to the post are attractive

Qualification Required & Experience

• Must be of Professional status or equivalent grade in an analogous institution
• Must be a distinguished scholar with a capacity to motivate and direct staff
• Must exhibit a high sense of industry, leadership qualities and organizational skills and must be above reproach
• Must possess excellent communication and inter-personal skills and capacity to manage and control crisis situations
• Must be visionary, business-oriented and able to establish rapport between industry and the University for common purpose
• Must be sober with maturity and drive for sound and impartial judgement
• Must be able to attract grants and funds for Research and Development activities for the School/Faculty
• Must be able to serve a full THREE-YEAR Term of Office before attaining the compulsory retiring of SIXTY (60)

Location: Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Interested Candidates are requested to submit an Application Letter together with the following:

• Curriculum Vitae, including Names and Addresses of Two (2) Referees; and
• A Two-Page Statement of Candidate’s Vision for the College

Applications should be forwarded under REGISTERED COVER marked “APPLICATION FOR PROVOST COLLEGE OF ART AND SOCIAL SCIENCES” OR APPLICATION FOR PROVOST, COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, to reach the following address:

The Chairman
Search Committee for Provosts
C/o The Registrar
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Private Mail Bag
University Post Office
Kumasi
Ghana

OR

The Chairman
Search Committee for Provosts
C/o The Office Manager
Universities of Ghana Overseas Office
Ghana Universities House
321 City Road
London ECIV ILJ
United Kingdom

Closing Date: 23 August, 2013

A copy of this Advertisement together with the Profile of the University is available at the University’s website: www.knust.edu.gh

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