Job Positions at Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources wishes to recruit qualified and experienced professionals to support the University fulfil its mandate of teaching, learning, Research, Consultancy and Outreach services as adjunct staff for the 2017/18 academic year
Adjunct Lectures shall be engaged on temporary basis whenever need arises during the academic year. The successful adjunct Lecturers shall be required to teach courses just like tenure-track Lecturers do, but they shall be exempted from some of the responsibilities of fully employed university Lecturers. They shall be required to teach specific courses that the regular faculty may not have expertise in or courses that have large number of students where classes may be split into streams.
Payment shall depend on one’s grade/seniority and shall he based on the actual hours of teaching or contact with the students
The responsibilities of the Adjunct Lectures shall include, but not limited to the following
  1. Teaching graduate and undergraduate students in a specific field of their expertise
  2. Developing and managing the class syllabus and ensuring that the syllabus meets the standards set by the department/faculty/University
  3. Planning and creating lectures, In-class discussions and assignments
  4. Grading assigned papers, quizzes and examinations
  5. Assessing grades for students based on participation, performance in class, assignments and examinations
  6. Collaborating with colleagues on course curriculum
  7. Advising students on how to be successful in class
  8. Staying updated on innovations and changes within their course field
  1. A minimum of a master’s degree in the area of interest/specialization
  2. A clear communicator
  3. Able to teach with ample real-world experience
  4. Able to show confidence teaching and presenting to a class
  5. Technologically savvy, ability to utilize different online teaching/learning systems and other ways of communicating with students
  6. Passionate about specific academic fields and education in general
Applications are therefore sought from interested candidates in the following areas of expertise.
Areas of Specialization are
  1. Fresh Water Ecology
  2. Processing Engineering
  3. Irrigation Engineering
  4. Land Scaping
  5. Feed Manufacturing
  6. Soil Chemistry
  7. Biometry
  8. Epidemiology
  9. Education Economics and Law
  10. Mass Media Communication
  11. Food Safety
  12. Clinical Nutrition
  13. Nutrition Analysis
  14. Fish Processing
  15. Food Biotechnology
  16. Early Childhood Development
  17. Chemistry
  18. Biochemistry
  19. Clinical Pathology
  20. Wildlife Medicine
  21. Large Animal Noninfectious
  22. Histology
  23. Toxicology
  24. Obstetrics and Gynecology- Animals
  25. Small Animal Medicine
  26. Fish Economics
  27. Biotechnology
  28. Pasture breeding
  29. Geographic Information System
  30. Food Analysis
  31. Public Health
  32. Atmospheric Sciences
  33. Water Resources Management
  34. Wildlife Management
  35. Fish Pathology
  36. Fishing Technologies
  37. Oceanography
  38. Fish Larval Nutrition
  39. Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship
  40.  Physics
  41. Histology
  42. Toxicology
  43. Livestock Health
  44. Bee Medicine
  45. Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  46. Vaccinology
  47. Fish Medicine
  48. Animals Surgery
  49. Helminthology
  50. Pharmacology
Those interested should submit their letter expressing their interest, copy the Curriculum Vitae and Certificates and must provide at least three traceable references to’
University Registrar, Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, P.O. Box 219, LILONGWE
Closing date for receipt of applications is 07th July, 2017.

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