Kiriri Women’s University Deputy Vice- Chancellor (Academic Affairs) Job in Kenya

Kiriri Women’s University of Science of Science and Technology is a women’s university of academic excellence in scientific and technological formation and promotion of the full and holistic woman as a responsible member of the human community.

Kiriri Women`s University of Science and Technology wishes to recruit a dynamic academic leader for the position of Deputy Vice- Chancellor (Academic Affairs)
The successful candidate shall give leadership in academic and management of academic programmes.


Job Profile
Reporting to the Vice- Chancellor the successful candidate shall:
  • Provide academic leadership and planning in areas of teaching and learning, research and innovation, and social responsiveness
  • Promote integrated administration and process management that supports the attainment of the vision, mission and goals of the University
  • Optimize the overall quality of the student experience, including recruitment and selection, student development, residence, international students and student governance
  • Implement academic policies and procedures 
  • Develop and review academic programmes and research activities 
  • Lead and manage senior academic staff including Deans, Directors of Centers and the Heads of
  • Management and Administration of examinations 
  • Establishment of linkages between the University and other academic organizations 
  • Provide efficiency and good order including welfare, conduct and discipline of staff and students
  • Implement quality assurance policies to meet the university set standards and the requirements
    of relevant external authorities
  • Develop and implement a well-functioning performance management system 
  • Ensure development and provision of academic resources and information services
Person Profile
  • Must be a holder of a PhD or equivalent in a relevant field 
  • Must have at least 5-8 years of senior academic and administrative experience in an institution of higher learning preferably as a Dean of Faculty or Director/Principal of a school
  • Must demonstrate leadership skills and management of academic programmes at university level
  • Must be knowledgeable in strategic planning and Management of a complex education institution
  • Must be a person of high integrity, moral standing and high ethical standards 
  • Must be ICT literate
  • An Associate Professor or Full Professor shall be an added advantage
Send your application together with a detailed curriculum vitae and copies of certificates and transcripts, citing your current remuneration package to the address below. 
You should also furnish names of three (3) referees with their contact addresses and telephone numbers. 
The post carries a competitive negotiable package.

The office of the Vice Chancellor,
Kiriri Women’s University of Science and Technology
P.O.Box 49274 – 00100, 


So as to reach us by Wednesday 6th July, 2016.

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